Dear Bacon Nation:
We have 33 contestants competing for 5 finalist slots in the Nueske’s Applewood Smoked Meats Baconfest Chicago 2012 AMATEUR COOK-OFF. I must say, so many of the recipes look AWESOME!
Their recipes are below, some more elaborate than others, many with photo documentation. We at Baconfest Chicago would love some input. Please give us some feedback in the comments field below as to your favorites AND scroll all the way to THE VERY BOTTOM of this page to VOTE.
By next Monday March 5th, the Baconfest Chicago Triumvirate and our friends at Nueskes, informed (but not mandated) by popular feedback, will choose the 5 finalists (or as we call them, “the Final 5 Bacon Cylons”) each to receive two free tickets to Baconfest Chicago 2012.
We look forward to your thoughts. (And not to imply that those without photos are absent merit, but some of the photos below are truly Food-porn-tastic!)
Thanks Nation. And thanks to all those who took the time to submit.
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