Air Fryer, Millionaire's Bacon

So easy, and so good. This has an amazing flavor, it is candied with brown sugar, and has enough of the ginger to make it sweet, and salty, awesome flavor combination.

Course Breakfast
Cuisine Bacon
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 7 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Servings 4 servings


  • 1 pound thick-cut bacon
  • 1/4 cup dark brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper


  1. In a large and wide bowl, pour the brown sugar, cayenne pepper, ground ginger, and black pepper mix well.

  2. Then place your bacon into the mixture and press the brown sugar on the bacon. As you coat the bacon, place it on the air fryer basket or tray.

  3. Set the temperature to 400 degrees F, for 5 minutes, after 5 minutes flip the bacon and sprinkle more brown sugar mixture and air fry for another 3 minutes.

  4. Since you don't want the bacon crowded, simply do it in two batches.

  5. Plate, serve and enjoy!