Tag Archives: Bacon

Aporkalypse Now: Preparing for the Bacon Shortage

If you are not already seated, you might want to sit down for this: the top news this morning is a pending worldwide shortage of bacon. We’ll give you a moment to deal with your emotions.

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Declare Your Independence with this DIY Mini Smoker

Recently, RSM David Reber took on a very cool project: converting a stock pot and a Weber Smokey Joe grill into a mini-Weber Smokey Mountain smoker. Now you can learn from his experience.

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Bacovangelism: Bacon Beats Local

The real reason for this post is to offer Burger King kudos for finally realizing the obvious: bacon = awesome. Sure, they’ve put bacon on hamburgers before, but who hasn’t? Now, they’ve upped the fast food bacon wars considerably with their new bacon sundae.

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Twanglish Lesson: The Elvis (Sandwich)

Twanglish Lessons is your bi-weekly guide to mastering the finer points of the Official Language of the South. Remember, it’s not English; it’s Twanglish.

Today’s Twanglish Lesson continues our Elvis Week posts and deals with one of our favorite topics: food. Good, Southern, heavy, nasty, fatty comfort food.

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Bacon Obsession: Van Gogh for Breakfast

We’re becoming fans of the guys (and we mean that in a gender non-specific way) over at Instructables, if for no other reason than our mutual obsession with bacon. This time they’ve elevated bacon to the level of high art by recreating Vincent Van Gogh’s expressionistic classic Starry Night entirely out of bacon. Our only […]

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Be a Real Southern Man #4

Welcome to your virtual manual for becoming a Real Southern Man.

Today’s how-to tip will be easy for some, difficult for others. If you are from other regions, however, this might be as foreign to you as pomme frittes and mayonnaise…

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Bacon Obsession: You had us at “Bacon”

There’s not much to say about this, other than the obvious: bacon-flavored sunflower seeds might be the best invention since sliced bread. (Speaking of, prior to sliced bread, to what did people compare great things? Ponder that and let us know.) Here’s a fun little tip for you: when you’re on a long road trip […]

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Bacon Obsession: Bacon + free iPad = Good.

We’ve already established that some of us here at RSM are obsessed with bacon. Who isn’t, right? We’ll grill it, skillet or¬†wrap it around a filet. (If you read that the way I intended, it rhymed hilariously.) Some of us even candy it and put the crumbles in our waffles. Now, there’s finally an outlet […]

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