Sweet Bacon Treats in Portland

PDX hearts bacon, from Cochon 555 to BaconFest to a frenzied obsession with Voodoo's maple-bacon bar. To help you find out where to indulge your taste for bacon, we've selected a handful of local spots that have taken bacon to a new realm--out of the savory and into the sweet. (Photo credit: Flickr, Ron Diggity)

Updated: September 22, 2010

Sweet Bacon Treats in Portland

Le Pigeon

738 SE Burnside St, Portland, OR 97214

This edgy French bistro interprets a winning flavor combination with its beloved bacon-apricot cornbread and maple ice cream dessert.

The Meadow

3731 N Mississippi Ave, Portland, OR 97227

Chocolatiers across the nation have jumped headfirst into the salty/smoky/sweet craze. One of Portland's own, Xocolatl de David, wraps smoky bacon and salty caramel in a coat of dark chocolate to produce a truffle that exceeds even the most eloquent introduction.

Tasty n Sons

3808 N Williams Ave, Portland, OR 97227

Start your Sunday brunch with a pair of grilled bacon-wrapped marcona almond-stuffed dates pooled in maple syrup. The tension from last night's fight over the remote will melt away in a sweet, smoky cloud.