How To Use and Appreciate Bacon Fat

Now I am the first to admit that there is nothing better that a crispy, perfectly cooked slice of bacon. That is, to my mind, culinary perfection. But here at the Republic of Bacon, we also want to celebrate diversity in bacon dishes and bacon uses. For example, there may be times when you don’t [...]

The Better Bacon Book: Tech and E-Publishing

When you think about bacon, I am pretty sure that “high-tech” is not what immediately leaps to mind. While bacon has certainly become more of a pop-culture phenomenon before, gaining more fame and loyal fans than ever before thanks to the power of the internet, bacon itself still comes from very humble origins. People have [...]

The Best of the Rest of the Instructables Bacon Challenge

As you might have remembered, the Instructables website recently issued a challenge to produce something for their website that featured bacon. The winning entry was bacon caviar – which was truly spectacular. But there were so many great entries, I think we should cover a few more today. So here, from bacon guitars to bacon [...]