Announcing 2012 Nueske's Amateur Bacon Cook-off

Announcing 2012 Nueske's Amateur Bacon Cook-off

  • February 16, 2012

Greetings Bacon Nation: For the fourth consecutive year, we’d like to welcome a MAJOR sponsor aboard:  Nueske’s Applewood Smoked Meats.
  Their bacon is great.  We love them.  Visit their website, order on-line and buy Nueske’s Applewood Smoked Meats at any…

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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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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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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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Diary of a Bacon-pimp: Visit to EVE Restaurant

Greetings Bacon-nation: Andre Von Baconvitch here with a meal recap that might be of interest (especially for those attending the Southern/Eve Baconfest Satellite Dinner on the 26th of October.) So I’m working downtown near the Water Tower for my day…

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