If it’s bacon-wrapped, bacon fried or bacon-infused, then chances are it was at this year’s Baconfest in Chicago. Ardent bacon lovers attended Baconfest, a tasting event featuring dishes that star the most fashionable culinary ingredient, bacon. Chefs around the country created small plates and bacon-based cocktails and brews, while artisan bacon-makers and “bacontrepreneurs” sampled and sold their products.
Baconfest proved that there really is no wrong way to get your pork fix. Take a look at the newest culinary creations to get hit with some smoky seduction: