There are many companies across the country that make delicious bacon. But there is one that tops them all and it can be found in Iowa. According to, a bacon critic sampled bacon from all across America and has determined that the best bacon in the country is Vande Rose artisan brown sugar-cured applewood smoked bacon.

Scott Gold rated bacon in categories such as the worst to by as well as best "Wild" bacon. but he says Vande Rose in Iowa Falls, Iowa is the best in the United States. He says:

"Whether you fry it in a skillet or bake it in the oven, one taste will make your eyes reflexively close as you take a deep sigh of amazement and appreciation and think, “Now THIS is bacon.”

If that doesn't make your mouth water I don't know what will. Want to try it? Check out their website for more info and ordering information at

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