Heat oven to 375 degrees. Line 15-by-10-inch baking pan with foil. Lay bacon slices on foil. Bake 18-20 minutes or until bacon edges begin to curl. Remove from oven.
Tilt pan to drain. Pat bacon with paper towel. Combine syrup, cayenne pepper, cinnamon and pepper in small bowl. Drizzle evenly over bacon slices.
Bake 5 minutes or until evenly browned. Remove to wire rack. Cool 5 minutes.
Serving suggestion: Candied Bacon Breakfast Sandwich – layer fried egg on English muffin. Top with shredded cheese, Spicy Candied Bacon and a dash of hot sauce or ketchup. Top with other half of English muffin.