We love all things bacon at FDL and have posted our fair share of swine related articles on the site. It's just such a versatile ingredient and, it seems, one of the only foods that carries a cult like status - a sort of secret bacon club that we're proud to subscribe to.
It's for this love of bacon that we post this great infographic from Wren Kitchens which sets out to explore the love story between bacon and humanity.
From a brief look at the history of the mighty streak to a breakdown of some of the more obscure bacon products that are now on the market.
Love bacon? Then you'll love this infographic - best read with a nice piece of streaky bacon candy.
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