Food trends may come and go, but our love for bacon endures. Let’s face it, when you wake up hungry or a bit hungover, avocado on toast just can’t compete with a freshly fried rasher. We’ve rounded up some of London’s best ways to eat bacon – how many have you tried?
St. John Bread and Wine – Bacon sandwich
Fergus Henderson’s Spitalfields restaurant takes the humble bacon sarnie to dizzy new heights. Picture this – rashers of smoky rare breed bacon sandwiched between slices of homemade white bread that has been lightly chargrilled and buttered. Served with their tangy homemade ketchup, it’s a strong contender for the best bacon sandwich in town.
Burger & Beyond – Bacon Butter Burger
London’s appetite for burgers showed no signs of slowing down this year and Burger & Beyond serve some of the best in town. Their BBB is a thing of beauty – a 60-day aged beef patty topped with double American cheese, crispy pancetta, and burnt butter mayo. It’s messy, more than a little indulgent, but the quality of their beef shines through. Try it for yourself at their Shoreditch restaurant, at Street Feast or Camden Market, or their residency at Camden Assembly.Continue Reading