National Bacon Lovers Day🥓

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National Bacon Lovers Day in United Kingdom in 2024
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About National Bacon Lovers Day

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Dates of National Bacon Lovers Day
2025 United Kingdom Wednesday, August 20thNational Bacon Lovers Day
2024 United Kingdom Tuesday, August 20thNational Bacon Lovers Day
2023 United Kingdom Sunday, August 20thNational Bacon Lovers Day
2022 United Kingdom Saturday, August 20thNational Bacon Lovers Day
2021 United Kingdom Friday, August 20thNational Bacon Lovers Day
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Bacon Lovers Day

National Bacon Lovers Day is an annual celebration that takes place on August 20th each year. This day is dedicated to bacon lovers around the world who can't get enough of this delicious and versatile food. Whether it's crispy bacon on a breakfast sandwich, savory bacon bits in a salad, or smoky bacon wrapped around a filet, bacon is a beloved food that brings joy to many.

Bacon has been a popular food for centuries, dating back to the Roman Empire when it was called "petaso." Today, bacon is a staple of American cuisine and has become a beloved ingredient in many dishes. It is also a versatile food that can be enjoyed at any time of day, whether it's breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

National Bacon Lovers Day is an opportunity to indulge in all things bacon. From classic bacon and eggs to bacon-wrapped dates, the possibilities are endless. Restaurants and cafes often offer special bacon-themed menu items and promotions on this day, making it the perfect excuse to treat yourself to something delicious.

But National Bacon Lovers Day is not just about enjoying the taste of bacon. It is also a day to appreciate the history and cultural significance of this beloved food. Bacon has played an important role in many cultures throughout history and continues to be a popular food today.

In addition to its delicious taste, bacon is also a good source of protein and contains essential nutrients such as vitamin B12 and zinc. Of course, like any indulgent food, moderation is key. But on National Bacon Lovers Day, it's okay to treat yourself to a little extra bacon.

In conclusion, National Bacon Lovers Day is a day to celebrate all things bacon and to indulge in this beloved food. Whether you enjoy it crispy or chewy, wrapped around a filet or crumbled into a salad, bacon is a delicious and versatile food that has been enjoyed for centuries. So on August 20th, take a moment to savor the taste of bacon and appreciate all it has to offer.

Serving Bacon

Bacon is a versatile ingredient that can be used in many different dishes and prepared in various ways. Some of the most popular ways to serve bacon include:

  • Crispy bacon strips: Bacon strips are cooked until crispy and served as a side dish for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

  • Bacon-wrapped foods: Bacon can be wrapped around other foods such as scallops, chicken, or asparagus, and then baked or grilled for a delicious, smoky flavor.

  • Bacon and egg dishes: Bacon is a classic ingredient in breakfast dishes like omelets, scrambled eggs, and breakfast sandwiches.

  • Bacon in salads: Crumbled bacon can be added to salads to add a salty and crunchy element.

  • BLT sandwiches: Bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwiches are a classic American sandwich that features crispy bacon, fresh lettuce, and juicy tomatoes.

  • Bacon on burgers: Bacon can be added to burgers for a delicious smoky flavor and added crunch.

  • Bacon in soups and stews: Bacon can be added to soups and stews to add a rich, smoky flavor and enhance the overall depth of the dish.

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