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Easy Clean-up Oven Cooked Bacon

Heidi Davison
Make perfectly cooked bacon every time! This method will reduce grease and make clean up a breeze. Eat it as is or use it in other recipes.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins
Course Entree
Cuisine American
Servings 8 -10


  • 1 package bacon
  • cookie sheet lined with foil
  • metal rack on top of cookie sheet


  • Cover the cookie sheet with foil.
  • Put the metal rack on top of the cookie sheet.
  • Layer the bacon across the metal rack.
  • Bake at 400 degrees for 15 minutes.
  • Remove from oven and let it cool a few minutes.
  • Dab off extra grease with a paper towel.
  • Eat immediately or use in other recipes.


Add a few minutes extra baking time for thick cut bacon.