Here's a great way to dress up the old Christmas tree: Bacon Christmas Ornaments ($12.00 for 6 on Etsy, with hooks). Unfortunately, the seller can't guarantee Christmas delivery if you order it now... but there's always next year! Or maybe it will be a Christmas miracle and you'll get them on time.
The Bloody Bacon & Cheese is the latest concoction from Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark, the creators of the McNuggetini. Bringing together the "comforts of condensed tomato soup with the warmth of hard alcohol," the recipe imbues tomato soup with horseradish, garlic salt, and black pepper, combined with a healthy dose of sun-dried tomato-infused vodka. [...]
Mike Geno (previously interviewed here on EMD) is selling 4x6" postcards with a Christmas tree made out of strips of bacon (a "Bacon Tree") that reads, "May your holiday be wrapped in goodness," and I've got this to say about it: Bacon tastes good. It also smells pretty good, and even makes delightful noises when [...]
Haricots Verts with Fatback. Photograph: Ryan Adams.
If it's Friday, it must be Offal of the Week! Brought to you by Ryan Adams, author of the blog Nose to Tail at Home, each week we highlight a different part of the animal that you've always wanted to work with, but were afraid to ask your butcher [...]
J&D's, the makers of Bacon Salt and Baconnaise, isn't kidding when they say everything should taste like bacon: They just announced Mmmvelopes, bacon-flavored envelopes. $6.99 for 25 bacon-flavored #10 envelopes, $14.99 for 3 packs of 25. Proclaiming it as a radical change in 4,000 year-old envelope-flavor technology, they write: "No longer will envelopes [...]
"Mona Bacon," Mike Geno.
Bacon makes the big time with its own dedicated art show: Currently on display at the Mew Gallery in Philadelphia is "The Bacon Show," a group exhibit curated by Mike Geno (previously interviewed here on EMD). The exhibition, a celebration of "the glory of bacon in all its sizzling, savory goodness," [...]
"Bacon Love," Mike Geno.
Apparently today (Saturday) is International Bacon Day. The blog of the same name claims that it's celebrated globally the Saturday before Labor Day in the United States. We're a little dubious of these supposed "days" — but who are we to argue?
In honor of International Bacon Day, the artist Mike Geno (previously [...]
Last night on The Tonight Show, Conan O'Brien showed off a gift from the Minnesota State Fair: a 200-pound bust made from white chocolate with bacon for hair.
Says Conan, "I've long dreamed of this. But I never thought I'd see it happen."
Update: @BaconCocoaConan claims the bust was made by the Minnesota-based No Name Premium Meats [...]