Posts Tagged Bacon:

Jul
09

Sacramento BLT Week

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   You know you’re a bacon-lover if…. 1. You have a side of eggs with your bacon for breakfast 2. You buy Costco packs and stock up your freezer… the thick-cut hickory style stuff, of course! 3. You’re more afraid of bacon shortages than power outages 4. Your childhood nickname was “Porky” 5. You already […]

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Jul
16

Bacon Fest Sacramento presents BLT Week

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Have you heard it’s BLT Week? That’s right, the folks who put on Bacon Fest are continuing to keep the love for bacon alive here in Sacramento. BLT Week kicked off on Monday with several Sacramento restaurants bringing their specialty BLT’s, and in some cases bacon ice cream and bacon cocktails, to the forefront. A […]

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Feb
21

Tomato Bacon Jam from Micah Kasman of ABC’s “The Taste”

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Recently, I wrote about attending a local viewing party at Restaurant Thir13en for ABC’s new hit cooking competition show “The Taste” with my colleagues John Armato and Jenna Buhagiar. In addition to meeting “The Taste” contestant Chef Adam Pechal of Restaurant Thir13en, we were also lucky enough to meet another contestant, Micah Kasman, who was […]

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Jan
07

Bacon Fest is Coming to Sacramento Jan. 20 – 27

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There are few culinary phenomenons quite like bacon. It has long surpassed being the sidekick to eggs and now has become a (much-deserved) star on its own, which is why we’re so excited about Bacon Fest coming to Sacramento January 20 -27.  Sponsored by the California Pork Producers Association, the eight-day Baconpalooza brings together some […]

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Jan
18

Wordless Wednesday: Decadent Brunch

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I recently discovered this recipe for Bacon, Egg, and Toast Cups on Pinterest and couldn’t help but make them for a brunch party. Needless to say, they’re a real crowd-pleaser!

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Jul
22

Chorizo-stuffed, Bacon-wrapped Dates

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Spend one day in our office and you’re sure to hear a reference to “Cecily and her crazy caveman diet.” It’s true. For the past year (maybe even two now), I’ve been an off-and-on follower of the Paleo Diet. Without boring you with the details, Paleo is essentially a very “clean” diet of lean meats, […]

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Apr
29

Beef Bacon?

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Never heard of it, you say? Well, neither had I until my husband brought it home after a trip to the Swingle Meat Company in Jackson. My dad, who is an old-time Missouri farmer, was in town for a few days and the allure of Swingle’s farm fresh beef was just too much. They stopped […]

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