BENSA presents our annual Holiday Bacon Gifts guide, a round-up of the best presents for every bacon lover on your list.
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Feast your eyes on these meaty bacon gifts:
1. Men’s Bacon Socks (amazon.com)
Make your needs known loud and clear! A perfect gift for the hard-to-buy-for man in your life, these Lavley men’s socks will bring a smile to his face this holiday season. Fits men’s sizes 6 to 12. From Amazon.
2. Gourmet Bacon Assortment (amazon.com)
For the true bacon aficionado, give the ultimate meaty feast with 6 different varieties of Bacon Freak’s tasty, dry-cured country bacon: Hickory Smoked, Applewood Smoked, Firecracker Chili, Apple Cinnamon, Honey BBQ, and Bourbon Street Cajun. Low shrinkage, no water added, and packages are 14 ounces each. From Amazon.
3. Bacon, The Gateway Meat Sweatshirt (RedBubble)
The perfect gift for your never-politically-correct relative. This lightweight sweatshirt is just the right weight for everyday wear; many other styles and colors available in this design. From RedBubble.
4. Bacon Oven Rack (Bacon Oven Racks)
Easily cook crispy golden brown bacon every time. The BaKrisp Bacon Oven Rack can be used in the oven or on the grill, and no paper towels are needed! The grease drips in the pan while the bacon cooks to perfection. Manufactured in the USA. From Bacon Oven Racks.
5. Bacon Dog Costume (amazon.com)
Your favorite pup will dress in style with this bacon-printed costume with a super-cool tall collar from Rasta Imposta. Available in sizes XS through XXXL. From Amazon.
6. Bacon Holiday Gifts Ornament (amazon.com)
Traditionally handcrafted from blown glass, this glittery 3.5-inch tall Old World Christmas ornament featuring two thick slices will make your tree sparkle and show the world how much you truly love bacon. From Amazon.
7. Cast Iron Bacon Press (amazon.com)
Eliminate curling and cook nice, flat bacon with this 8.75-inch cast iron bacon press from Bellemain. This heavy-duty press with a wooden handle can also be used to sear burgers, steaks, paninis and awesome grilled cheese sandwiches. From Amazon.
8. 1000 Piece Bacon Jigsaw Puzzle (amazon.com)
A thousand pieces of meaty goodness will challenge puzzle aficionados and bacon lovers alike with hours of challenging fun. This White Mountain Puzzle, made in the USA, features an original collage created by Charlie Girard. The completed puzzle measures 24 by 30 inches. From Amazon.
9. Bacon “Mandle” Men’s Candle (amazon.com)
This manly bacon-scented candle will fill the air with the aroma of your favorite meat candy. Middle Davids Artisan candles use 100% botanical soy wax for a safe, clean and green candle experience. Handcrafted in the USA. 6.5 ounces and burn time is 20-30 hours. From Amazon.
10. Bacon iPhone Case (Zazzle)
Simple, but tough. Contoured to fit the sleek curves of the iPhone, this Case-Mate case features a hard shell plastic exterior printed with bacon and more bacon! A shock absorbing liner protects your device. Also available for Samsung Galaxy phones. From Zazzle.
11. Bacon Beans and Beer Cookbook (Indiebound)
Perfect for tailgating, backyard barbecues and comfort food cravings, Bacon Beans and Beer features 65 hearty recipes using bacon, beans, and/or beer as the star ingredient. Winner of the 2018 Eating The West Award from the Mountain and Plains Independent Booksellers Association. From Indiebound.
12. Beer Bacon Chipotle Hot Sauce (amazon)
The perfect gift for your fire-breathing relative who loves to try new hot sauces, Scotty O’Hotty’s Beer Bacon Chipotle Sauce won 1st place in the chipotle sauce category at the 2015 Houston Hot Sauce Festival. From Amazon.
13. Bacon Is My Love Language T-Shirt (Redbubble.com)
Why keep them guessing? Let the world know that bacon is the true way to your heart with this fun t-shirt. Many other styles and colors available with this design. From RedBubble.
14. Bacon Duck Tape (amazon)
A sizzling stocking stuffer, this bacon-printed duct tape from Duck provides 10 yards of meaty adhesive performance for fun crafting and home projects. From Amazon.
15. Maple Bacon Onion Jam (amazon)
A delicious sweet and savory combination of flavors, this delectable Stonewall Kitchen jam is great with crackers and cheese, on burgers, stirred in mashed potatoes, baked on a pizza, or as a base for a sauce.
16. Bacon Apron (amazon)
Your favorite grill daddy or cook will look smokin’ hot in this bacon-enhanced apron from Paladone. Butcher style apron with adjustable tie waist. From Amazon.
17. Cure Your Own Bacon Kit (amazon)
This kit from Sandy Leaf Farm contains everything you need to cure your own tasty homemade bacon in three delicious flavors: Pancetta, Fennel and Juniper, and Chili and Garlic. Includes cheese cloth, hanging hook, curing bags, measuring spoon, bag clip, bacon cure, seasonings and gloves. You supply the boneless pork belly. From Amazon.
18. 101 Things To Do With Bacon Cookbook (Indiebound)
Friends and family will squeal with delight when they open the spiral-bound cookbook 101 Things To Do With Bacon by Eliza Cross (Gibbs Smith, Publisher). Add the sizzle of bacon to everything from appetizers to soups, salads, main courses, breakfasts, desserts, and sweets with this collection of 101 recipes. From Indiebound.
19. Body By Bacon T-Shirt (Redbubble.com)
Give credit where credit is due with this t-shirt, perfect for your favorite meat-loving paleo or keto diet fan. Many other styles available with this design. From Redbubble.
20. Lifetime BENSA Membership (BENSA)
Give the ultimate prestige and recognition that comes from belonging to the exclusive bacon lovers’ society, BENSA. A perfect last-minute gift, you can simply download the printable certificate, print it on the paper of your choice, and add your recipient’s name. FREE for a limited time, from BENSA.
21. Boozy Bacon BBQ Sauce (amazon)
Stonewall Kitchen’s sweet-savory barbecue sauce will be appreciated by cooks, grillers and eaters. This gourmet sauce is enlivened with real bacon, onion, spices and a dash of smooth bourbon. What’s not to love?! From Amazon.
How About You?
Will you be gifting any bacon novelties this holiday season? Do you have any items to add to our list? We’re always on the lookout for fun bacon gifts, and welcome your suggestions and submissions!
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We hope you have the most wonderful holiday season with family and friends. May Santa bring you plenty of tasty BACON!
~Your friends at BENSA