New York, NY, September 02, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- The love of bacon has inspired foodies throughout the world. FriendsEAT has compiled the most interesting facts about bacon (and some related pork products) and compiled them all into an infographic.
This infographic was created with the intention of providing a visual sampling of the current rise in the popularity of bacon and bacon products. These figures are from various studies and sources that explain this cultural phenomenon.
Bacon is the second-fastest growing pork product. More than 1.7 billion pounds of bacon are consumed just in food service; this does not include bacon eaten at home. The price of pork bellies, used to make bacon are the highest they have ever been.
"Every day I am amazed by the public’s love of bacon. New bacon products come out every day. The obsession has taken over our nation," said Blanca Valbuena, Co-founder and editor of FriendsEAT.
The 25 Fun Facts About Bacon Infographic may be viewed here: http://blog.friendseat.com/25-fun-facts-bacon-infographic
FriendsEAT is one of the world’s leading food websites. It launched in 2005 and was founded by Antonio Evans and Blanca Valbuena. With over one half million visitors per month it is the premiere destination for restaurateurs, foodies and people looking for local deals.
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