What's better than beer? Beer with bacon, obvs. What's better than bacon? Bacon with beer, even more obvs. And now the crew behind Sweat Shop Brew are taking things up a notch (or five) and hosting New Zealand's first Beer & Bacon Festival.
What promises to be the holy grail for beer 'n bacon lovers, this September, head along to Sweat Shop Brew for a day of bacon, bacon and more bacon. Yep, you'll sip on bacon-infused cocktails and bacon-infused beers while munching down on a variety of tasty treats from stall holders.
But wait...there's more! Do you consider yourself a master or mistress of stuffing yourself full? Well, now's you're time to shine! The event also plays host to Aotearoa's first ever bacon eating competition. Naturally, if you win, your prize will be...bacon. But there's also a $500 Sweat Shop hospo voucher up for grabs, as well as a trophy showcasing your incredible talent. Mum'll sure be proud of that one!
There will be dancing and spot prizes and an epic vibe to the day, so make sure you bookmark this one asap, folks!
What: Beer & Bacon Festival
Where: Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen
When: Saturday 30 September from 12pm
More info: here