Bacon Articles by Mike Kirsch

Happy Easter… and Here’s Why

“A Polish Easter basket contains maslo (butter) shaped into a lamb or cross, babka (Easter bread) shaped as a cross or fish… smoked bacon… and cheese.”

Wendy’s Applewood Smoked Bacon Deluxe

One of the nice things about writing for the world’s best bacon news site is that people occasionally send us free stuff. Our most recent form of free stuff was a set of coupons to go try out the new Applewood Smoked Bacon Deluxe burger at Wendy’s. No complaints here; I really like Wendy’s to …

Chow.com Answers Questions About Bacon

This just in… Hi Bacon Today Editors, Thought you’d enjoy this thread: Cookbook author Michael Ruhlman is the expert-in-residence on CHOW.com this week. He’s answering the Chowhounds’ queries about everything charcuterie, including your beloved bacon, of course! Got questions? He’s got the answers: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/657226 Thanks for taking a look! Thanks for the link, Mallory! — …

Bacon Bark

I try to avoid cliche and kitsch as a general rule in my life, but I do have a few exceptions that don’t follow any sort of hard and fast rule. Today’s exception? Bacon Bark. Anything that is called “bark” but is made to be edible is usually very cute. It generally has chocolate or …

Bigs Sizzlin’ Bacon Sunflower Seeds

Someone tore a page out of a magazine that I think is called Geek Monthly and handed it to me. At the top of the page was an article about a new flavor of Bigs Sunflower seeds that’s flavored with Bacon Salt. Oh yum!

The Bacon Top 40 – A Faux Paw Original

There’s a cute little blog called Faux Paw where they talk about… well, a little bit about everything. Seems like the topics vary, which is one of the reasons I like reading their stuff so much. Not too long ago they actually took a cue from the bacon nuts at Bacon Today and carried forth …

Bacon Statistics

Occasionally, we find a little gem out there that shows that people do still take the time to study and discuss bacon. Such is the case at xkcd. They wrote a doctoral thesis (we wish) on the health-to-bacon relationship. — Mike img source:   http://xkcd.com/418/