Nueske’s

Nueske’s

NUESKE’S Our Nueske family ancestors came to Wisconsin in 1882, bringing with them the European skills of Applewood smoking and dozens of recipes for spicing and curing meat. In 1933, during The Great Depression, our dad R.C. Nueske couldn’t find…

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Eventbrite Chicago

Eventbrite Chicago

          Baconfest Chicago is proud to welcome back EVENTBRITE as the Official Ticketing Sponsor of Baconfest Chicago 2014. Eventbrite thinks events are awesome. They believe that anyone can be an event organizer.  That’s why they created tools that…

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Chicago's Food Bank

Chicago's Food Bank

  The Greater Chicago Food Depository, Chicago’s food bank, is a nonprofit food distribution and training center providing food for hungry people while striving to end hunger in our community.  The Food Depository distributes donated and purchased food through a…

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Greenbush Brewing Company

Greenbush Brewing Company

Website – Facebook – Twitter - Instagram Ph:  269-405-1076 Greenbush Brewing 5885 Sawyer Road Sawyer, MI 49125 Visit our Taproom in Sawyer, Michigan. HOURS Sunday – Thursday: 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday: 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Good ideas often start over beer.…

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Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer

Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer

See Also:  http://baconfestchicago.com/huzzah-to-pbr Pabst Blue Ribbon American Style Premium Lager Pabst Blue Ribbon is a premium lager brew crafted with a hefty infusion of 6-row barley in its ingredient package, a carefully balanced carbohydrate profile from corn syrup, and a…

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Templeton Rye

Templeton Rye

Templeton Rye When prohibition outlawed the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages in 1920, many enterprising residents of tiny Templeton, Iowa, population 350, came together to create an American classic known as Templeton Rye Whiskey, or “The Good Stuff” to…

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Candid Wines

Candid Wines

About Candid Wines: Twitter:  @candidwines Facebook Candid Wines is Illinois’ first distributor to focus exclusively on organic, biodynamic and family grown wines. Our roots run deep in the world’s finest vineyards, kitchens and restaurants where we picked, cooked, pruned, and served…

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The Fifty 50

The Fifty 50

The Fifty/50 Dining scene vets Greg Mohr and Scott Weiner co-own this Wicker Park tri-level restaurant and upscale sports bar replete with 16 flatscreen televisions and a revamped 65-seat outdoor patio with two additional flatscreen TVs. Open for dinner, lunch,…

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Bakon Vodka

Bakon Vodka

Bakon Vodka Folklore says that in the twelfth century, if a man and wife could prove that their first year of marriage was blissful and free of disharmony, they were entitled to a slab of bacon. The earthy fragrance, the…

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The Drum and Monkey

The Drum and Monkey

Website – Facebook 1435 West Taylor Street • Chicago, IL 60607 312-563-1874 HOURS: Mon – Fri: 11:00 am – 2:00 am Sat: 11:00 am – 3:00 am Sun: 11:00 am – 2:00 am

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Goose Island Brewery

Goose Island Brewery

Well Bacon-Nation, The Illinois Pork Producers Association and Baconfest Chicago are pleased to announce Goose Island Brewery as the newest member of the Baconfest Chicago Sponsor family. On April 9th at the UIC Forum, they will be pouring the following…

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Smeraldina

Smeraldina

Website – Facebook – Twitter About Smeraldina Water Smeraldina is not just water. It is the realization of a dream, a passion that took form after much effort and many sacrifices. It is the fruit of perseverance, desire and determination,…

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ZAGAT

ZAGAT

Website – Facebook – Twitter Baconfest Chicago and the Greater Chicago Food Depository are thrilled to welcome Zagat aboard as a sponsor of Baconfest Chicago 2012, April 14th at the UIC Forum.  Be sure to stop by their stations to…

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Mosefund Mangalitsa

Mosefund Mangalitsa

Website – Twitter About Mosefund Farm What’s so special about Møsefund Mangalitsa? The taste, which comes from a very meticulous style of pasture-based farming. You may wonder why Mangalitsa costs more than other heritage pig breeds. They require nearly twice…

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DJRC

DJRC

Website – Facebook – Twitter – Mixcloud DJRC : BIO Chicago-based DJRC plays funk, soul, jazz, hip hop, and anything else that has a groove. Performing in clubs for more than 20 years, his monthly residency, THE FINE TIME, can…

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Chefwear

Chefwear

Chefwear – “The Look That Cooks” – has been synonymous with innovative culinary apparel. Born in 1990 out of the need to outfit chefs in comfortable, durable clothing infused with a sense of style, Chefwear has been offering stylish, trend-setting…

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Chicago Reader

Chicago Reader

The Chicago Reader – official Media Sponsor of Baconfest Chicago. We’re excited to announce our partnership with the Chicago Reader, our official media sponsor of Baconfest 2011 and Baconfest 2012!  The Reader has teamed up with Yellow Wing Productions to…

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Fig Catering

Fig Catering

FIG Catering doesn’t aim to be the biggest, the fanciest, or the hippest caterer in Chicago – just the right creative, personal service-oriented caterer to serve up fantastic food for your intimate gathering. Flexible, too: want organic? Vegetarian? Ethnic? Exotic?…

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