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Bacon in Sin City
Plus food trends for 2023, the pasta queen's carbonara, and free doughnuts for voters
24 hours of bacon in Las Vegas
Las Vegas has never been a city known for moderation, so it shouldn’t surprise anyone that a 24-hour bacon-centric restaurant has opened in the city’s Freemont Street area. Bacon Nation offers 24 different kinds of bacon from buffalo to chocolate-dipped. That bacon appears in everything from bacon flights to a bacon sandwich that uses bacon as the bread. The restaurant, located at the D Hotel, also offers boozy milkshakes, craft beer, and bacon-infused bloody marys.
Free Krispy Kreme for voters
If you’ve voted today (or early voted) first of all - thank you for doing your civic duty. Now, Krispy Kreme wants to thank you in the form of a free doughnut. Just head over to a participating Krispy Kreme location today, November 8, and you’ll receive a free doughnut just for voting. No proof of voting is required, by the way…just ask for your free treat. Find a participating location here.
Here are Whole Foods’ predictions for 2023’s food trends
It’s that time of year when we look back at what a dumpster fire the past months have been and we predict new trends for the coming year. Whole Foods has released its top ten list of food trends we’re likely to see in 2023 and it’s pretty underwhelming. Anyone up for some non-dairy “milk” pulp?
TikTok’s pasta queen
Nadia Caterina Munni, who goes by Pasta Queen on TikTok, has just released her book, The Pasta Queen: A Just Gorgeous Cookbook. According to the New York Post, Munni counts Kylie Jenner, Sofia Vergara, and Drew Barrymore as fans. If you’re looking for pasta with clout, maybe check out her recipe for carbonara.