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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JimVH » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:21 pm

JimVH wrote:
Tue Dec 20, 2016 11:59 am
Today was our annual BaconFest Christmas Breakfast and Ornament ExchangeTM at the office. Here's all the bacon-related offerings:

Bacon-bourbon meatballs
Bacon deviled eggs
Glazed bacon waffles
Bacon pancakes
Candied bacon skewers
Chocolate bacon skewers
Hashbrown casserole with bacon
Bacon wrapped jalapeno poppers
Bacon-sausage balls
Bacon kolaches
Bacon s'mores
Bacon corn muffins
Puff pastry wrapped baked brie with bacon and maple syrup
Puff pastry wrapped baked brie with bacon and Tabasco jelly
Plain ol' bacon

Of course there were a couple of sad, unhappy bacon-repressed people who brought healthy food, but I'm not going to waste the internet recording that.

A good time was had by all.

BaconFest 2017 is tomorrow.

:bacon: :bacon: Yay me :bacon: :bacon:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by GaryInVA » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:51 pm

JimVH wrote:
Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:21 pm
JimVH wrote:
Tue Dec 20, 2016 11:59 am
Today was our annual BaconFest Christmas Breakfast and Ornament ExchangeTM at the office. Here's all the bacon-related offerings:

Bacon-bourbon meatballs
Bacon deviled eggs
Glazed bacon waffles
Bacon pancakes
Candied bacon skewers
Chocolate bacon skewers
Hashbrown casserole with bacon
Bacon wrapped jalapeno poppers
Bacon-sausage balls
Bacon kolaches
Bacon s'mores
Bacon corn muffins
Puff pastry wrapped baked brie with bacon and maple syrup
Puff pastry wrapped baked brie with bacon and Tabasco jelly
Plain ol' bacon

Of course there were a couple of sad, unhappy bacon-repressed people who brought healthy food, but I'm not going to waste the internet recording that.

A good time was had by all.

BaconFest 2017 is tomorrow.

:bacon: :bacon: Yay me :bacon: :bacon:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JohnnyMcPiperson » Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:25 pm

Kirkland thick cut...


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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JimVH » Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:55 pm

I just made bacon jam.
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Bloodhound » Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:06 pm

Bacon Jam! YUM
I had to take the car into the service shop early this morning so I stopped into the Duffy Roll Café for coffee. They had a Bacon savory roll breakfast thing...Well I got 2 :bacon:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JimVH » Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:19 am

BaconFest 2017 is in the books. I am nearly comatose, so forgive me if I slur. This year's offerings:
  • Bacon beercheese explosion (beerchese full of chopped bacon, stuffed into a ball of sausage, wrapped in more bacon, smoked, and drizzled with more beercheese)
  • Bacon Rice Crispy treats
  • Captain Crunch fried chicken wrapped in bacon
  • Savory bacon whoopie pies
  • Bacon
  • Elvis Bombs (small peanut butter and banana sandwiches, wrapped in bacon, fried in butter, and served with a honey drizzle). These were a special kind of good. Like hurt yourself good.
  • Bacon jam (a yuge success if I do say so myself)
  • Bacon kolaches
  • Applewood smoked bacon wrapped fried mozerella
  • Bacon chocolate chip cookies
  • Bacon cheddar tater tot casserole
  • Bacon croissant pinwheel casserole wreath
  • Bacon jalapeno cream cheese bites in filo dough

There were a couple of well-intentioned millennial types that brought fruit and stuff, too. It was a sweet gesture plus it gave me someone new to pray for.
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Post by UncleBob » Tue Dec 12, 2017 12:02 pm

Mmmm...

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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Bloodhound » Tue Dec 12, 2017 12:49 pm

JimVH wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:19 am
BaconFest 2017 is in the books. I am nearly comatose, so forgive me if I slur. This year's offerings:
  • Bacon beercheese explosion (beerchese full of chopped bacon, stuffed into a ball of sausage, wrapped in more bacon, smoked, and drizzled with more beercheese)
  • Bacon Rice Crispy treats
  • Captain Crunch fried chicken wrapped in bacon
  • Savory bacon whoopie pies
  • Bacon
  • Elvis Bombs (small peanut butter and banana sandwiches, wrapped in bacon, fried in butter, and served with a honey drizzle). These were a special kind of good. Like hurt yourself good.
  • Bacon jam (a yuge success if I do say so myself)
  • Bacon kolaches
  • Applewood smoked bacon wrapped fried mozerella
  • Bacon chocolate chip cookies
  • Bacon cheddar tater tot casserole
  • Bacon croissant pinwheel casserole wreath
  • Bacon jalapeno cream cheese bites in filo dough

There were a couple of well-intentioned millennial types that brought fruit and stuff, too. It was a sweet gesture plus it gave me someone new to pray for.
Last year I sent a resume and application to come work there so I could participate in the Bacon Extravaganza...I never heard anything in response...do you know anyone in HR that I can speak to? :lol:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JimVH » Tue Dec 12, 2017 2:50 pm

Bloodhound wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 12:49 pm
JimVH wrote:
Tue Dec 12, 2017 11:19 am
BaconFest 2017 is in the books. I am nearly comatose, so forgive me if I slur. This year's offerings:
  • Bacon beercheese explosion (beerchese full of chopped bacon, stuffed into a ball of sausage, wrapped in more bacon, smoked, and drizzled with more beercheese)
  • Bacon Rice Crispy treats
  • Captain Crunch fried chicken wrapped in bacon
  • Savory bacon whoopie pies
  • Bacon
  • Elvis Bombs (small peanut butter and banana sandwiches, wrapped in bacon, fried in butter, and served with a honey drizzle). These were a special kind of good. Like hurt yourself good.
  • Bacon jam (a yuge success if I do say so myself)
  • Bacon kolaches
  • Applewood smoked bacon wrapped fried mozerella
  • Bacon chocolate chip cookies
  • Bacon cheddar tater tot casserole
  • Bacon croissant pinwheel casserole wreath
  • Bacon jalapeno cream cheese bites in filo dough

There were a couple of well-intentioned millennial types that brought fruit and stuff, too. It was a sweet gesture plus it gave me someone new to pray for.
Last year I sent a resume and application to come work there so I could participate in the Bacon Extravaganza...I never heard anything in response...do you know anyone in HR that I can speak to? :lol:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by coco » Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:28 pm

Just got back from Costco. They were handing out free samples of bacon.
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JudgeRusty » Tue Dec 12, 2017 5:44 pm

Roanoke has a baconfest in the spring/summer. Best thing I have had there is a maple glazed doughnut with bacon in the glaze from a doughnut truck from Harrisonburg.
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Hovannes » Sat Dec 23, 2017 12:37 pm

Last night at a Christmas party I had bacon wrapped dates browned in maple syrup.
Outstanding!
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Pepik » Sat Dec 23, 2017 2:14 pm

Bacon candy made at home.

Bacon. Candy.

Best candy ever.

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Post by durangopipe » Sat Dec 23, 2017 5:09 pm

Bacon wrapped grilled shrimp and flank steak with grilled peppers and onion, fresh salsa, beans, rice and quacamole at one of our favorite Mexican restaurants in town, “Tequilas.”

They call this special, Dos Amigos.
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by infidel » Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:59 am

There seems to be a glitch in the quality control for Kroger's thick cut bacon. Today I got TWO extra-thick slices rather than the typical zero or the occasional one. Bonus bacon, baby! :bacon: :bacon: :bacon:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Hovannes » Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:12 am

Breakfast on Fat Tuesday. Yum-yum! :bacon: :bacon: :bacon: :bacon: :bacon:

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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Bloodhound » Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:53 am

There was a sign this morning on the board next to the door at the office, it reads:

"Look I can't please everybody...I'm not bacon for crying out loud"

:bacon:
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by DepartedLight » Sat Feb 17, 2018 7:56 pm

I smoked/grilled boneless chicken thighs wrapped in thick cut bacon. Then slathered on doctored cheapie BBQ sauce while being smoked over Pecan and Apple Wood.

Horseradish in the BBQ sauce. mmm-m.

Pecan wood is too light. Don't get it.
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by JudgeRusty » Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:05 pm

Piece of candied bacon on a sriacha topped, deep fried deviled eggs appetizer at the Local Goat restaurant in pigeon forge.
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Re: Latest Bacon

Post by Hovannes » Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:03 pm

Come Sunday...come Sunday...come Sunday---bacon!

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