2015 CURED: Central Virginia Bacon Festival Menus

BBQ Exchange

  1. Virginia Berkshire Breed Bacon, Smoked on Green Hickory, cooked “sticky love style” served on bacon-cheddar biscuit with baconaise
  2. BBQ Bacon Pops with bacon dust
  3. Caramel-Bacon Candy Brownies


Blue Moon Diner

  1. Rock Barn Maple Bacon Cinnamon Rolls
  2. Bacon Popcorn : Popped in bacon grease and tossed with bits of Edwards of Surry Hickory Bacon

Brookville Restaurant

  1. The Rock Barn Lardon Salad w/ Manakintowne Frisee, Garlic Croutons, Cured Timbercreek Farm Egg Yolk & Va Vinegar Works White Wine Vinegar Vinaigrette
  2. The Ultimate Rock Barn Bacon Grilled Cheese w/ Monastery Gouda on Albemarle Baking Company Pain de Mie
  3. Rock Barn Bacon Ice Cream Sundae w/ Bacon Fat Waffle Cone, Bacon Peanut Brittle & Bacon Fat Carmel

Citizen Burger Bar

  1. Chicken-Fried Steak Slider : Panko breaded and deep-fried grass-fed Timbercreek beef, topped with Tillamook cheddar and smothered in house-made bacon gravy, served on an Albemarle Baking Company brioche bun.
  2. Sunrise Slider : Grass-fed Timbercreek beef topped with a slice of American cheese, small batch bacon and house-made hollandaise, served on an Albemarle Baking Company dill infused brioche bun.

Dr. Ho’s Humble Pie *2015 CURED Cup Winner*

  1. Bacon Strudel : braised bacon, roasted mushrooms, spinach, caromont farms goat cheese, bacon- onion jam
  2. Shoe Peg Salad : corn, tomato, crispy bacon, toasted cous cous, sweet peppers bacon vinaigrette
  3. Bacon Doughnuts: apple wood smoked bacon, Highland County, VA maple syrup


  1. Candied bacon jam over apple and hazelnut compote on brioche with chocolate mint
  2. Smoked bacon rilette in epi baguette with romesco sauce


Ivy Provisions

  1.  BLT Soup – Lettuce broth, tomato jam
  2. Bacon s’mores, cinnamon marshmallow, molasses shortbread
  3. Bacon FACE -Fried avocado, cheese, egg


  1. Open Faced Sandwich with jalapeño cheddar corn bread, fresh buttermilk cheese, house bacon and pickled green tomato relish
  2. Rosemary shortbread with brown sugar bacon, topped with strawberry rhubarb jam


  1. Sorghum-Braised Bacon Skewers coated in spicy bacon-roasted peanuts
  2. Smoke Bacon & Pimento Cheese Grits Soufflé topped with candied bacon & charred corn salad, bacon vinaigrette
  3. Bacon Fat Biscuit with House Bacon, Pepper Jelly, & Caramelized Bacon-Roasted Banana

The Ivy Inn Restaurant

  1. rotisserie cooked pork and bacon “gyro” sandwich
  2. bacon and cherry fried pies

The Nook

  1. Local Apple and Maple Bacon Mac N Cheese
  2. Milk Chocolate Shake with Sugar Cured Bacon and Malt

Timberwood Grill

  1. Bacon-wrapped Medjool Date stuffed with a local ghost pepper cream cheese
  2. BLT bruschetta with local tomato, local lettuce and Rock Barns bacon topped with a local basil aioli atop a local baguette

Tin Whistle Irish Pub

  1. Potato farles topped with maple rashers, goat cheese, swiss chard, roasted tomatoes, pickled onions, and chive aioli
  2. Crispy smashed potatoes topped with bacon, beer braised cabbage, Irish cheddar, and green onion