The Nueske's Amateur Cookoff Finalists!

The Nueske's Amateur Cookoff Finalists!

Bacon Nation, What a turnout!  We had 1609 people cast over 2200 votes for their top five picks out of the amazing 23 contestant entries!  I’m fairly certain that more people voted in our poll than voted in my district’s…

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FAQ for Ticket Buyers

FAQ for Ticket Buyers

Q: What is Baconfest? Baconfest is a culinary festival dedicated to Bacon. A collection of Chicago’s greatest chefs come up with amazing bacon concoctions to serve to our guests.  A selection of awesome liquor sponsors provide drinks that either feature…

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GIVE THE GIFT OF BACONFEST CHICAGO 2011

GIVE THE GIFT OF BACONFEST CHICAGO 2011 Greetings Bacon-Nation: Well, inspired by the fact that people like to buy stuff around the Holidays, we at Baconfest Chicago decided to get in on the action. We have a VERY limited offer…

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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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A Very Baconfest Chicago Thanksgiving

Holzkopf’s Meat Market Hi Bacon Nation: I know that Thanksgiving is SO last weeks news, but we at Baconfest Chicago just wanted to give a quick shout out to a Baconfest Vendor from the Spring of 2010 who hooked me…

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