Diary of a Bacon-Pimp: A Very Bacony Wedding

Hello out there Bacon-Nation! This is Andre Vonbaconvitch checking in.  I hope you are all having a great summer.  I know it’s the “off season” and that most of you won’t read this, but for those who might be bored…

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And the 2011 Bacon Poetry Champ is….(Q Drumroll)

And the 2011 Bacon Poetry Champ is….(Q Drumroll)

Congratulations to Joel Chmara!!!!  His poem “Johnny Baconseed:  A Poem for the Hopeless Romantics” was voted Best Bacon Poem by both popular and internal review.  On behalf of the Illinois Pork Producers Association and Baconfest Chicago, we salute you Joel,…

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Diary of a Bacon-pimp: LILLIE'S Q (12-14-2010)

  • December 14, 2010

Hi Bacon-Nation, Baconfest Chicago co-founders Michael and Andre had the pleasure of visiting Lillie’s Q this afternoon courtesy of Chef Charlie McKenna and Dave Andrews of Goodlife PR.  We enjoyed a fantastic meal and great conversation with Chef Mckenna and…

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Baconfest Chicago Vendor Registration Now OPEN!

Hello Bacon-Nation: So the Baconfest Chicago Triumvirate is hard at work lining up Vendors to exhibit at Baconfest Chicago 2011 on April 9th at the UIC FORUM. Any suggestions? Anyone from Artisan bacon-makers to bacon-crafts people, makers of Bacon-sweets, etc……

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