2011 Menu

2011 Menu

We’ve had a few requests for the menu from Baconfest 2011.  So here it is! Baconfest Menu Baconfest Floorplan

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Is this your first time?

Is this your first time?

Oh, hello there. I didn’t see you come in. If you’re just learning about Baconfest Chicago (Thanks New York Times and Kai Kronfield!) this is the place to get situated! Yes, it’s real. We’re really here, waiting for you. What…

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Baconfest by the Numbers

Baconfest by the Numbers

Here’s a sort of Baconfest Index for 2011.  Our guests consumed over a ton of bacon. We will drop off a check for $25,000 for the GCFD in the coming days.  Taken all together, our charitable work will make over…

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Baconfest 2011 Drinks

Baconfest Chicago 2011 was on April 9, 2011 at the UIC Forum in University Village Templeton Rye & Bar Deville The Blind Judge: Templeton Rye Whiskey, maple syrup, lemon juice, orange oil and a glass rimmed with bacon salt. Zacapa…

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Baconfest 2011 Menu

Baconfest Chicago 2011 was on April 9, 2011 at the UIC Forum in University Village 694 WINE & SPIRITS Chris Dunstatter The Kick Ass BLT: Benton’s Bacon on bacon-braised Texas toast with aioli, tomatoes and iceberg ATWOOD CAFE Derek Simcik…

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Baconfest Chicago 2011 – SOLD OUT

Baconfest Chicago 2011 – SOLD OUT

Dear Bacon-Nation: In case you don’t already know this as a fact, Baconfest Chicago 2011 is 100 % SOLD OUT! It has been since 12:01pm on February 25th.  There are no more tickets available and no one without a ticket…

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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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