I love bacon. It's one of my main food groups. My main food groups are:
Truly, these foods go with anything and can be prepared in myriad ways. So, how could a friend and I resist the lure of the Baconery? Located on Manhattan's Upper West Side, near Columbia University, the shop offers baked goods and sandwiches. We had sandwiches for lunch and I tried a bacon hot chocolate that was amazingly rich -- I'm sure I tasted cinnamon in it -- though the texture of bacon bits in the creamy liquid was weird. The salty bacon flavor worked well with the chocolate, however.
|The Babe: Grilled Cheese/Egg/Bacon Sandwich|
|Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookie|
I'll be paying the Baconery a return visit!