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News Tue Jan 15 2013

Baconfest Lineup Announced

1368189291-1.pngThe first wave of the chefs and restaurants (125 in all) participating in April 20th's Baconfest at the UIC Forum (725 W. Roosevelt Rd.), was released today--and it looks good: Slurping Turtle and Glazed and Infused are among some of this year's newcomers. VIP tickets ($200) are still available; general admission ($100) will be on sale Feb. 20th.


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