It’s a day that puts stars in the eyes of Bacon Lovers everywhere…. September 5th. This is INTERNATIONAL BACON DAY! Celebrate the meaty, salty, goodness that begs you out of bed at the meer whiff of it! INTERNATIONAL BACON DAY, is a day to enjoy the gloriousness of the savory addition to any meal of the day.
Here are a few choices for your Saturday celebration!
EAST VILLAGE, Downtown San Diego
The Blind Burro– Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños
- This East Village eatery will be spicing things up with their Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños ($8). Made with house made chorizo, queso oaxaca, applewood bacon, and chipotle-tomatillo-piloncillo sauce. This unexpected twist will leave mouths watering!
- Known for their wild and delicious cookie flavors, The Cravory in Point Loma has raised the bar for National Bacon Day with their Pancakes and Bacon Cookie ($2 per cookie). Satisfying sweet and salty taste buds, these cookies are made with hand-chopped maple smoked bacon baked in a pancake dough. Equally as unexpected as they are delicious.
- Combining the fresh flavors of the ocean with the heat and tradition of the robata grill, Blue Ocean Robata & Sushi Bar will be celebrating with their Scallops wrapped with Bacon ($10). This delicacy is served during dinner hours only and is ready to be devoured!
- For a classic twist on bacon brunch, head on over to Urban Solace, Matt Gordon’s famous North Park eatery, for their Bluegrass Brunch. Celebrate with their Kitchen Sink Biscuits ‘n’ Gravywith sausage, brown sugar slab bacon, and two fried eggs on top, ($14.50) being served from9:30 to 2:30 pm.