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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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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