Thank you to all our sponsors who help make Baconfest USA and Baconfest DC happen, we couldn’t do it without you!

If you would like more information on becoming a national or single city sponsor of Baconfest please click here for more information:

http://baconfestchicago.com/become-a-sponsor

 

National Sponsors:

Onyx

          312.421.ONYX www.onyxdistribution.com info@onyxdistribution.com Twitter: @greendist Onyx is a single-source provider of sustainable food service products, paper products, and chemicals along with implementation and consulting services.  We specialize in…

UBER

Website - Facebook - Twitter Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. From our founding in 2009 to our launches in over 70 cities…

Concentra

          Website - Facebook - Twitter Immediate care – bridges the gap between the injury that’s too urgent to wait for the family physician and the life-threatening situation that merits a trip to the emergency room. Concentra’s Urgent Care clinics offer…

Yelp

Website - Facebook - Twitter Our purpose: To connect people with great local businesses 10Things You Should Know About Yelp Yelp was founded in 2004 to help people find great local businesses like dentists, hair stylists and mechanics. Yelp had an average of approximately 120 million monthly…

Acme Hotel Company

          Website - Facebook - Twitter ACME Hotel Company 15 East Ohio Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 Phone: 312-894-0800 Email: info@acmehotelcompany.com ACME HOTEL CHICAGO is the Official Hotel of Baconfest Chicago 2014 and the host of the Bacon Month…

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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, and having always completely believed in the project without…

Stumptown Coffee Roasters

          Website - Facebook - Twitter At Stumptown, we do everything possible to source the best coffees in the world. This begins with our commitment to spending copious amounts of time with coffee farmers in order to ensure they grow, pick, and process the…

Scofflaw

Website - Facebook - Twitter Scofflaw 3201 W. Armitage, Chicago, Illinois 60647 (773) 252-9700 Hours: Mon - Fri: 5:00 pm - 2:00 am Sat: 12:00 pm - 3:00 am Sun: 12:00 pm - 2:00 am NO RESERVATIONS Gin-focused cocktail bar with American craft beers on tap and small…

Benchmark Bourbon

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The Berkshire Room

          Website - Facebook - Twitter The Berkshire Room 15 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611 (312) 894-0800   The Berkshire Room, a craft cocktail lounge inside the ACME hotel with Benjamin Schiller at the helm. The lounge is a throwback to cocktail bars of…

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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, and weekend brunch, The Fifty/50…

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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 prior to…

Tito's Handmade Vodka

          Website - Facebook - Twitter Tito's Handmade Vodka is the personal recipe of founder and master distiller, Bert "Tito" Beveridge. Tito is a 40 something Geophysicist who after several jobs in and out of his field wanted to do something different with…

Koval Distillery

          Website - Facebook - Twitter Koval Distillery 5121 N. Ravenswood Ave. Chicago, Illinois 60640 Phone: (312) 878-7988 Email: info@kovaldistillery.com Established in 2008, KOVAL produces luxury, organic whiskey, liqueurs and specialty spirits in Chicago’s…

Old Forester

          Website - Facebook - Twitter About Love Life. Sip Responsibly. Old Forester, 43-50% ABV, Brown-Forman Distillers Company, Louisville, KY ©2013 Mission Old Forester, America’s First Bottled Bourbon, is the bourbon lover’s bourbon. There is nothing…

Lillet

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Cointreau

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Pascual Toso Malbec

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William Grant & Sons

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Herbsaint

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DC Sponsors:

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A.V. Club

The A.V. Club, The Onion's arts and entertainment section, provides thorough coverage of the week's cultural happenings, be they local or national. From interviews and offbeat features through obsessive, pitiless reviews of the latest films, music, books, and video games, The A.V Club has the…

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J&D’s

J & D Foods started with 3 flavors of Bacon Salt – Original, Hickory and Peppered. Since then, we’ve found even more things to make taste like bacon. We’ve expanded the Bacon Salt family to include Natural Bacon Salt and several Limited Edition flavors (Applewood, Jalapeno, Mesquite,…

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Bar Deville

Bar Deville, French for “bar of the city,” is a one-of-a-kind experience in a laid-back atmosphere. Located at Damen and Huron inside an ominously black building, this Ukrainian Village tavern attracts neighborhood patrons and bar enthusiasts alike. Owner Matt Eisler of Empire Liquors and…

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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? At your service. Interested in…

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Torani

Torani Syrup - With handwritten recipes from their hometown of Lucca, Italy, Rinaldo and Ezilda Torre introduced Torani syrups to the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco in 1925. Mixing their syrup recipes with sparkling water, the Torres introduced the classic Italian soda to local cafes,…

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The Onion

The Onion is a national publication and website that offers award-winning news and views that readers can't get anywhere else. Every week, our attention grabbing headlines and photojournalism paint a unique picture of the world. More than 3 million people read The Onion each week, online and in…

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Streamlight Interactive

Streamlight Interactive is a website development and marketing studio based in Chicago, Illinois. We specialize in custom website development and creative print design. Streamlight Interactive launched in 2007 with one objective: Offer clients a mixture of creativity and business sense as a large…

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BLEEDING HEART BAKERY

Website - Facebook - Twitter Bleeding Heart Bakery was first opened as a tiny stand at a farmer's market before becoming a tiny space on Chicago Avenue in 2004, and then finally moving to its current home in Roscoe Village in 2006. The idea behind BHB was to use local, organic and sustainable…

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Das Foods

Katie Das started Das Foods in 2006 in Chicago, IL. Originally specializing in gourmet salts, Katie had signed up for a World Of Chocolate fundraiser organized by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago. Caramels, Katie decided, would allow her to showcase French fleur de sel sea salt, first given to her…

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Illinois Pork Producers

For 2011 see also: Announcing Baconfest Chicago’s New Presenting Sponsor: The Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) - Farmers Support Baconfest Chicago, Benefit Local Foodbank The Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) is an agricultural trade association representing more than 2,900…

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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 produce an exciting teaser video for us,…

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Calphalon

The Calphalon Corporation is a leader in premium kitchen housewares, featuring cookware, cutlery, bakeware, utensils and kitchen electrics.  Our mission is to be the approachable culinary expert, enhancing the home chefs’ food experience during planning, prep, cooking and baking. We are…

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Zacapa Rum partners with Sable Kitchen & Bar's Mixologist Mike Ryan for Baconfest Chicago 2011

Baconfest Chicago is pleased to announce that Zacapa Rum will be partnering with Sable Kitchen & Bar's Mixologist Mike Ryan to sponsor a Bacon-Rum Cocktail for Baconfest Chicago 2011, April 9th at the UIC Forum.  Mike Ryan is one of Chicago's most innovative Mixologists and we're thrilled to…

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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 patterns for 21 years. Chefwear is known…

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Dreymiller and Kray Quality Meats

Website - Facebook - Twitter Dreymiller and Kray was established in 1929, fifty miles west of Chicago, in Hampshire , Illinois. Dreymiller and Kray has always had a superb notoriety for their high quality smoked meats, and that tradition continues. The original smoke house was replaced with a…

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Diary of a Bacon-pimp: NUESKE'S Headquarters on-site visit

Hello Bacon-Nation: So my lovely wife (Mrs. Chloe Vonbaconvitch) and I were up in northern Wisconsin over the weekend visiting some friends at their cottage on Post Lake near Nicollette National Forest.  On our drive back south, we stopped in Wittenberg, WI to visit the home of Nueske's Applewood…

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THE PIGGERY – Thomas Riemer

Website - Facebook - Twitter 1625 West Irving Park Road • Chicago, Illinois 60613 773-281-7447 HOURS: Monday thru Friday 11:00AM - 2:00AM Saturday 8:30 AM - 3:00AM Sunday 8:30 AM - Midnight About us . . The Piggery is a family friendly, sports themed restaurant in the heart of Chicago’s Lake…

Yelp

Website - Facebook - Twitter Our purpose: To connect people with great local businesses 10Things You Should Know About Yelp Yelp was founded in 2004 to help people find great local businesses like dentists, hair stylists and mechanics. Yelp had an average of approximately 120 million monthly…

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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 be heard on the third Friday of every month at Schubas Upstairs Lounge.…

Acme Hotel Company

          Website - Facebook - Twitter ACME Hotel Company 15 East Ohio Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 Phone: 312-894-0800 Email: info@acmehotelcompany.com ACME HOTEL CHICAGO is the Official Hotel of Baconfest Chicago 2014 and the host of the Bacon Month…