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Bacon Education Center at Quaking Aspen Amphitheater

June 25, 2016 - June 26, 2016

Free

Many will agree that bacon is the “Gateway Meat”, but what else is there to learn?  According to the Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour Organizers, lots. The Bacon Education Center is the only educational experience of its kind, providing instruction in bacon fellowship, bacon preparation, bacon processing, bacon and whiskey infusion and whiskey mixology. The top enthusiasts in the industry share their knowledge, passion and tips on taking everything you know about bacon and whiskey. Earn your certified, Bacon Diploma and become a highly esteemed scholar and member of the Blue Ribbon Bacon Tour community!  FREE to all participants.  “Enroll” at the Quaking Aspen Amphitheater prior to each session.

 

Saturday, June 25th 

2:00pm: “Heating Things up When Cooking Pork, Just Not too Much” with the Colorado Pork Producers Council                                           

We hold a special place in our heart, for bacon.  Hear how the bacon professionals make the meat, completely awesome.

 

 3:00pm: “Camp Bacon…You Know, for Kids” with Marshall Porter, Certified “Big Kid” and Bacon Instructor

Bring your little bacon-lovers to this interactive demonstration where they’ll learn how bacon can heal small wounds, start a camp fire and improve their personal hygiene. They can even join in a bacon sing-a-long.

 

4:00pm“Bacon n’ Bourbon”

There is no debate that good things come from old oak barrels. Add some savory, porky goodness and you have a combination to tempt the multitudes.  Join the bacon and bourbon experts as they take you on a sampling journey of meat candy and distilled spirits.  All participants must be at least 21 years of age and present a valid Driver’s License.

 

Sunday, June 26th 

2:00pm: “Heating Things up When Cooking Pork, Just Not too Much” with the Colorado Pork Producers Council                                   

We hold a special place in our heart, for bacon.  Hear how the bacon professionals make the meat, completely awesome.

 

3:00pm: Earn your “Bacon Diploma” with Marshall Porter, Certified Bacon Instructor

Did you miss Saturday’s class?  Become a graduate of the Blue Ribbon Bacon University by attending this intensive 30-minute crash course in all things bacon. From pork production to final preparation, you’re mastery of bacon will make you the envy of everyone, everywhere, all of them. Oh, and make sure to bring a friend…so, they can take a picture of you when you earn your Bacon Diploma!

Details

Start:
June 25, 2016
End:
June 26, 2016
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://www.keystonefestivals.com

Organizer

Keystone Neighbourhood Company
Phone:
(800) 919-0038
Email:
info@keystoneneighbourhood.com
Website:
http://keystoneneighbourhood.com

Venue

Quaking Aspen Amphitheatre
164 Ida Belle Dr
Keystone, CO 80435 United States
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Website:
www.keystoneneighbourhood.com