It’s official—bacon just might be the perfect food. It’s crispy, salty and indulgent, and it can transform a dish from ho-hum to off-the-charts delicious. Click through the slideshow to try out the mouthwatering appetizer recipes perfect for feeding your bacon-loving family.

Bacon Puff Pinwheels

These cheesy puff pastry pinwheels from Eat Well 101 can bring a slightly fancy touch to your appetizer spread. Using pre-made puff pastry dough makes putting them together super simple, too. Grab the recipe by clicking here.

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—Susie Foresman