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Kickstart Your Bacon Innovation

We thrive on bacon innovations. And we want to help future bacon innovators. So, we’re backing worthy Bacon projects on Kickstarter with bacon product.

We want to back your great bacon ideas. There are 3 simple steps to unleashing
the bacon brilliance from your brain:


Post your bacon idea to Kickstarter.


Share your project URL with us on Twitter or Facebook.


Wait patiently as we select the finest bacon ideas to back.

We’ve backed many great bacon ideas

Bacon Fudge

Gunflint Mercantile makes fudging awesome fudge by hand. When they needed bacon to make bacon fudge, we sent them all the bacon they needed. Why? Cause, duh.

Bacon Youtube

By concocting outragetous recipes that almost always used bacon, Epic Meal Time quickly became YouTube’s #1 cooking show. We have provided them over 1 ton of bacon.

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