TEMPLETON RYE returns to Baconfest Chicago 2016

TEMPLETON RYE returns to Baconfest Chicago 2016

Greetings, Bacon Nation! We are pleased to announce that Baconfest Chicago veteran Templeton Rye Whiskey will be joining us a liquor sponsor for Baconfest Chicago 2016 on April 30th and May 1st. They’ll be serving their famous Rusty Doorhinge cocktail at Saturday lunch on 4/30…

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Tips for Attendees!

Tips for Attendees!

  • April 27, 2016

Greetings Bacon Nation General! To those of you who are attending Baconfest Chicago, here is a little info we thought you should have to maximize your gastronomical pleasure. LOCATION:  UIC FORUM, 725 West Roosevelt Road For directions, see: http://www.uic.edu/depts/uicforum/directions.shtml  AND…

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Baconfest Podcast #4 – Kevin Hickey & Bacon Poems

Baconfest Podcast #4 – Kevin Hickey & Bacon Poems

  • April 8, 2016

Seth talks hotdogs, bacon and that eternal diner favorite, the Frankencheezie with renowned Chicago chef Kevin Hickey or The Duck Inn and Bottlefork.  Plus, hear award-winning poems from the annual Baconfest Best Bacon Poem competition. Want tickets to Baconfest?  Get…

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The Prize So Nice, We Gave It Twice – Best Bacon Poems 2016

The Prize So Nice, We Gave It Twice – Best Bacon Poems 2016

Hello Bacon Nation: We are pleased to announce that there are TWO winners of the 2016 Bacon Poetry Contest.  Congratulations to Joseph S. Pete and David Kurtz.  Their poems “Baconmandias, King of Kings” and “If It Weren’t for Bacon” have been selected as co-winners for 2016 by the BFC Literary…

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Help the Food Bank on 4/9 & Win VIP Tickets!

Help the Food Bank on 4/9 & Win VIP Tickets!

  • March 23, 2016

Join Baconfest Chicago and help fight hunger in our community by donating your time and labor to the Greater Chicago Food Depository!  You may just end up with two VIP tickets to Baconfest Chicago.  When: Saturday, April 9, 2016 – 1:00 PM to…

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