Nueske's Thick Sliced Peppered Bacon is so lean that shrinks so little. It has a fresh-cracked pepper coating that has a unique, peppery taste you'll find hard to resist. Give the thick-sliced bacon as a tasteful gift to loved ones, friends and associates. Choice of amount of bacon. Regular - 2 lbs of bacon, medium - 3 lbs. of bacon, or family size - 5 lbs. of bacon. The bacon comes in 1 pound vacuum-sealed packages.