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A healthy seaweed that tastes like bacon has just been invented

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Friday 24 July 2015

At the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Oregon State University, scientists have come up with a strain of seaweed that is not only healthy, but also tastes like everyone’s favourite food: bacon.

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What’s for breakfast? Eggs and a side of bacon, Kevin Bacon

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Monday 23 March 2015

Kevin Bacon’s acting talents have been put to very good use by the American Egg Board. They’ve (somehow) got him to appear in a commercial to promote – what else? – but good old fashioned eggs.

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Woman throws bacon at cops because she believed they were ‘pigs’ and it was ‘feeding time’

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Friday 30 January 2015

Well, it’s not everyday that you get meat thrown at you. Or, that you do any meat-throwing yourself. But for Massachusetts woman Lindsey McNamara, throwing meat isn’t all that weird. It’s a statement. The 24-year-old recently walked into the police station with raw sausage and bacon in a Dunkin Donuts box. Yum. Not!

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Someone wrapped onion rings with bacon, and it is glorious

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Tuesday 27 January 2015

Perry Santanachote of Thrillist recently came up with a recipe that will bring tears to your eyes. Literally and figuratively. Taking your ordinary onion rings, she wrapped them in bacon and fried them in stout batter, creating a dish that you can truly call ‘food porn’. It only takes 25 minutes to make – granted […]

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It’s here! Spreadable bacon Is HERE! May every breakfast be pork-filled…

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in New Food and Packaging on Saturday 18 October 2014

The people at Oscar Mayer wanted to spread their bacon love, and fortunately for them, the people at Philadelphia Cream Cheese were looking for more flavor. So the two teamed up and are happy to announce the latest product in a line of bacon-flavored products: bacon cream cheese. Yes, you heard right, BACON CREAM CHEESE!

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They’ve created a bacon-fueled motorcycle and all our fantasies have just come true!

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By Zolton in New Trends on Thursday 14 August 2014

Seriously, what isn’t made better by bacon? We’ve had bacon lube, bacon floss, canned bacon, bacon art and now a bacon-fueled motorcycle. It’s been built by Hormel, which makes SPAM lunch meat (yes, that’s the edible kind of SPAM), and is the soon-to-be star of a documentary called Driven by Bacon featuring the road-tripping adventures of a self-proclaimed bacon-phile travelling between Austin and San Diego.

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Meanwhile in Australia: a bacon-wrapped croc with chicken in its mouth

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Tuesday 13 May 2014

Ok now, now we’ve seen everything. First there was the Chtuken – a monstrous dish featuring a chicken stuffed with octopus tentacles and topped with bacon. Now comes the yet-to-be-named dish from Down Under: an crocodile wrapped in bacon and stuffed with a whole chicken in its mouth. It’s the stuff of legends.

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Photos of a farmer and his 1,200 pigs will make you want to stop eating bacon

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Monday 14 April 2014

An adorable piglet chilling by the beach, a different piglet sleeping on its farmer’s chest, and another smiling for the camera. These heart-warming photos by Kagawa-based photographer Toshiteru Yamaji will definitely make you want to swear off pork for good. In his series, ‘Pigs and Papa’, Yamaji captures the tender bond between a farmer, Otchan, and his 1,200 pigs.

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Eat well, floss well: Now you can do both at once with bacon and cupcake floss

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Wednesday 9 April 2014

If you love your savory treats as much as the sweet ones, know that you can start your days right by flossing your teeth in the morning with Bacon Floss, and end your nights on a sweet note with the Cupcake Floss. Of course, Urban Outfitters, which is behind these floss products, aren’t as evil […]

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This canned bacon has a 10-year shelf life

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By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Thursday 27 March 2014

Bacon lovers, you’re in for a 9-ounce treat! Tactical bacon is what you’ll need in your pantry if bacon supplies ever run out (you know, like when the zombie apocalypse begins). This canned goodness is made by CMMG and boasts a 10-year shelf life. Every can has 54 slices of full cooked, ‘ready to eat’ […]

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An app that wakes you up by using the scent of bacon

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By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Monday 10 March 2014

Ever had trouble waking up to the sound of that infernal alarm clock? We know how you feel. But mornings will never be the same again, at least for those who get their gluttonous hands on this up-and-coming app that wakes you up to the smell of bacon. Developed by Oscar Mayer’s Institute for the […]

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Rejoice! There’s a 5K marathon for bacon lovers

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By Rachel Oakley in New Events on Monday 3 March 2014

No, you haven’t died and gone to Heaven. There really is a 5K event for bacon lovers! It’s called the Bacon Chase and unbelievably, you get to wear a bacon-scented bib to run the course, with the actual course offering unlimited bacon bits for you to gobble up until you finish the race. At the […]

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Incredible art made from bacon

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Tuesday 28 January 2014

Haha, this is hilarious. We all know about latte art, but what about bacon art? We have nothing but respect for these everyday works of art created by bacon lovers. Proceed with caution though: if the one of the bacon baby doesn’t get you, the one of Justin Bieber’s likeness made out of minced meat […]

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Was the pig-napping of Kevin Bacon just a publicity stunt for a Sydney cafe?

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By Annie Churdar in New Trends on Saturday 26 October 2013

The tragic pig-napping of Kevin Bacon and his farm buddy, Bradley the Lamb, made international headlines after their family at the Grounds of Alexandria in Sydney sounded the alarm. Facebook was all abuzz with the news and local Aussies took the hunt for the missing swine to the streets. But after further investigation, some question whether the […]

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Daily bacon keeps 105-year-old woman going strong

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By Annie Churdar in New Trends on Saturday 11 May 2013

This 105-year-old Texan woman really knows how to throw a party! For her 105th birthday, she organized a three-day event with over 200 guests. And not only does she still party, she also loves mowing her lawn and dancing. What’s the secret to this great-grandmother’s good health? Bacon. Despite the negative health-effects typically associated with […]

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