Nueske's Amateur Bacon Cook-off Application Info

Greetings Bacon-nation: We’d like to welcome a MAJOR sponsor aboard.  NUESKE’S BACON based in Wittenberg, Wisconsin. Their bacon is great.  We love them. Because they are fun and cool, they want part of their sponsorship to include an amateur cook-off!…

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Diary of a Bacon Pimp

  • February 18, 2010

Dear Bacon-Nation, It’s hard out there for a bacon-pimp – let me tell you.  I never write blog entries with random musings about what’s on my mind, but this is what planning the Bacon-bash to end all Bacon-bashes has driven…

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Support The Publican Food Drive

  • February 17, 2010

Greetings Bacon-nation: We at Baconfest Chicago wanted to help get the word out about this great event that our friends at THE PUBLICAN are putting together.  They’ve been AMAZING to Baconfest Chicago.  Let’s get out there and help make their…

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Dreymiller and Kray joins Baconfest Chicago

  • February 11, 2010

Every now and then you have a conversation that rejuvenates your faith in the communal power of smoked meat. I had the pleasure of starting my day today with a joyous conversation with Ed Resier of Dreymiller and Kray. He’ll…

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Three Floyd's/Paddy Longs Tap Takeover

This in from our pal Chris Latchford at Paddy Longs. You may recall them from Baconfest Chicago 2011 when they rolled in with a whole roast pig weave-wrapped in bacon.  Needless to say, they take their bacon VERY seriously. Come…

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Bacon Flavored Ice Cream

For those of us who’ve accidentally had our bacon touch our syrupy pancakes (sounds dirty), or get lost in a waffle ala mode, this is no news flash. But sounds interesting… http://www.turnto23.com/southwest_county/20055504/detail.html Thoughts? Andre Vonbaconvitch

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Euro-Bacon

Greetings bacon lovers! Andre VonBaconvitch writing from across the ocean.  Doing some traveling in London and Paris.  AWESOME.  Eating some of the best meals I’ve had in a while. Wanted to share an observation about bacon and our European brethren. …

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2. Cecily Albertelli – Bacon-apple Cider Cupcakes

  • February 27, 2007

Cecily Albertelli – bacon-apple cider cupcakes Dish Description:  Was your favorite meal growing up the classic midwestern treat pork chops and apple sauce? Well if it was, imagine it for dessert!!  I present to you bacon-apple cider cupcakes!  This delicious…

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