Custom House Tavern Baconfest Dinner – December 8th

Custom House Tavern Baconfest Dinner – December 8th

Thursday December 8th Custom House Tavern 500 South Dearborn Street Chicago, IL 60605-1532 (312) 523-0200 6:00pm – 6:45pm reception/cocktail hour 7:00pm – dinner Cost:  $75.00 per person.  ALL INCLUSIVE, will cover food, libations, gratuities, and tax.  Includes meal and complimentary…

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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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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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