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Ticket Sales Date and Theme Announced for the 9th Annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival!

Organizers of the Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival announced today that tickets to the 9th Annual Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival will be sold online through a link at and by phone at (866) 553-2457 on 12/10/15 beginning at 12:10 pm CT. To secure two tickets prior to the official sale date, beginning on December 3, bacon-lovers can speed-walk (or drive) to their Greater Des Moines Hy-Vee Store and buy two tickets with the purchase of a package of bacon from participating bacon brands. Once again, the bacon celebration will return to the Iowa Events Center on Saturday, February 20 and attendance...

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Baconsilog in Puerto Princesa, Philippines

Tapsilog is the Filipino term used when tapa (thinly sliced meat), garlic-fried rice (sinangag), and fried egg (itlog) are combined into a meal, served primarily for breakfast. The word tapsilog has spawned many other dishes, all containing some combination of meat, fried rice, and fried egg. I enjoyed baconsilog for breakfast in the Philippines on the island of Palawan at an adorable establishment called White Fence Country Cafe....

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