The main criteria for joining? You must 'love the smell', which can be of the pork, turkey or vegetarian variety. Officiants are known simply as friars.
The next event takes place from June 3 until June 7, 2020. Basic entry costs $195 per person with breakfast, lunch, and dinner consisting of nothing but the greatest meats. Talk about heaven!
He chewed through 182 perfectly cooked strips in only 5 minutes. That's 1 and a half strips every second. Hats off to you, Sir!
A whole committee was founded to ensure the campaign was a success, working under the name of 'The American Fat Salvage Committee'. Fat was used to make glycerin, a component factor in setting off a successful explosion.
Not that the U.K. is far behind. The average Brit consumes 17.8 lbs every 12 months. A whopping 90.4% of households in Britain regularly purchase the stuff.
Only 11% of a pig's weight is used to make bacon. As such, a 200-pound pig will yield roughly 20 pounds of produce, depending upon the manufacturing process.There's a Kevin Bacon sculpture made out of…
You guessed it. Artist Mike Lahue used seven bottles of bacon bits, lashings of glue, and five coats of lacquer to craft a bust of the Hollywood actor. It was sold at auction a number of years ago, although there is no word on how the artwork is holding up. Or how it smells.
They say there is no finer morning smell than the crisp sensation of frying bacon. So, a few years back, some clever bods decided to offer an alarm with a difference. Oscar Mayer constructed a bacon alarm app that featured the sound - and smell - of cooked bacon to awaken you from your deep slumber.Smell? Yup. There was an iPhone attachment offered to a select few as part of a contest that provided the bacon aroma. Swish.
Oscar Mayer is also responsible for the dating app 'Sizzl', which helps 'true bacon lovers find each other and potentially meet their soulmates in life'. Sizzl assesses your Facebook profile to poll you on your preferred type of bacon. You can even press and hold a 'sizzl-meter' for the person of your choice. Hot stuff!
The top brand bought throughout TRDP stores so far this year remains Euro Shopper - making up 34.8% of all sales. The top product is Euro Shopper Unsmoked Rindless Back Bacon. Scotland buys the most on average, whereas London purchases the least.