The team at Friends Eat have compiled an interesting list packed with 25 fun facts about bacon.
Bacon has been a true obsession of 2013 and products from bacon toothpaste to bacon socks have been well received - the web is packed with gifs of bacon literally frying on a loop.
With the cult like status of bacon continuing to grow you'd think we know all there is to know about it, however, a quick look at this infographic reveals there's many interesting swine based stats and bacon facts to chew on.
From the world's largest pancetta to the fact that baconaise is actually vegetarian, take a look.
Chef Pierre Troisgros has died at the age of 92. The legendary chef was one of the pioneers of nouvelle cuisine, and at his Maison Troisgros restaurant in Roanne, France, he was able to change French gastronomy.