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.
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.
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.
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 […]
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’ […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Has the twenty-first century designers’ obsession with making everything bacon gone too far? I specifically mean J&D’s latest creation: bacon condoms … seriously? Bacon dresses and sunscreen have surprised the world. But what else will they baconise next?
What, a bacon subscription? Yes, if you’re a member of The Pig’s Heirloom Bacon Club, you will find a different artisan bacon — cured and smoked in teeny-weeny batches by producers who care about the taste more than quantity — at your doorstep every month. This is proof that you can now subscribe to anything […]
In case you haven’t noticed the trend as of late, bacon is so hot right now. Sizzling hot. And what better way to show your allegiance to the greasy breakfast dish than to wear it as a statement piece? Thanks to Irena Rudman, wearing your breakfast as a cozy scarf is now a fashionable option. […]
It all started with the bacon scarf; a realistic strand of seemingly edible product. This was followed by bacon shaving cream with an accompanying bacon lip balm for the ladies. Now the once bright world of bacon appreciation has turned into a dark and seedy world where the bacon obsessed will do almost anything to add a little touch of their favourite pork product to everything in sight.
No, no, we’re not done rocking the bacon bandwagon yet. Just for the lads who want to shave in top bloke fashion, bacon shaving cream actually exists. It sounds like a joke (the official marketing spew goes ‘It is best used after a hot shower or before an important date with someone you may want […]