Des Moines Bacon & Meat Company, a consistent festival favorite, took 1st Place in the in the "Best Bacon" judging category with their Applewood Smoked Dry Cured Bacon.
Last year's winner, Cloverdale Foods' Chipotle Garlic Bacon, took home the Runner-Up prize. A testament to a company that consistently delivers high quality pork.
NOTABLE WINNERS OF THE PAST
Berkwood Farms currently holds the record for the most consecutive wins as the Best Bacon in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. OHHHH, BACON!