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Wednesday, 22 February 2012 12:43

Baconfest Returns to Chicago on April 14th

Written by  Taylor Miller
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Find the Best Places To Eat Bacon at Baconfest Chicago 2012

If you’re wondering where to eat in Chicago, then Concierge Preferred has a treat for you! Some of the best restaurants and chefs in Chicago are lending their time and their talent to creating unique, tasty, and even gourmet style dishes that prominently feature bacon as the main ingredient in this year’s Baconfest. Baconfest Chicago 2012 will be held on April 14th at the UIC Forum, where bacon lovers of all ages can come and find tantalizing bacon creations from over 100 of the best chefs and restaurants in the Chicagoland area. This incredible food experience is sponsored in part by the Greater Chicago Food Depository, and all of the chefs involved are volunteering their time and talent all in the name of food and fun. Tickets for Baconfest are $75 per person, and will go on sale at the end of February. Enjoy bacon-based cuisine, contests, competitions, and all of the bacon-themed fun you could possibly imagine.  More specific details of the day’s events will become available once the event date gets closer.

Where to Eat Bacon-inspired Cuisine in Chicago

Some of the best places to eat in Chicago are going to be taking part in the Baconfest events this April. It will be a great way to get an idea of the caliber of cuisine offered by such a wide variety of restaurants in just one location. Imagine eating something like a bacon shake or a bacon pastry for dessert. Those are the kinds of foods that will be featured at Baconfest, along with many more masterfully created bacon delights from Chicago area chefs and restaurants.  

But where to eat things like this in Chicago? Atwood’s Café makes a great bacon and pulled pork egg roll with bacon dipping sauces, while Sable Kitchen and Bar boasts bacon-infused rum.  Hearty Restaurant on North Broadway St. features such fancy creations as bacon and shallot stuffed rolls, peameal bacon ravioli, scallop-wrapped bacon, and banana pie with candied bacon.  You get the idea. These bacon creations are being prepared by some of the most talented chefs at some of the best restaurants in the area, so we’re not just talking about everyday bacon bits, but bacon-infused cuisine at its finest! Some of the restaurants participating for the fourth year in a row at Baconfest include Bristol, Cantina 46, Primehouse, Trenchermen, and Vie. See the complete list of Chicago area restaurants taking part in the event, and find some of the best places to eat in Chicago.

Concierge Preferred Knows Where to Eat in Chicago

The restaurant lineup for Baconfest 2012 is composed of some of the best restaurants in the Chicagoland area. Concierge Preferred in your guide to the city’s best dining, and most unique food and dining experiences in Chicago.  If you want to know where to eat in Chicago, whether it be the bacon-infused cuisine featured at Baconfest, seafood, steak, ethnic, or more, Concierge Preferred will help you find it. Visit their website to discover all of the latest happenings and hot locations for fun, food, entertainment, and more in and around the city of Chicago.