The Great Sugardale Bac-on at GoodTaste Pittsburgh is this weekend and I am going to be a celebrity judge for the main dish competition. Also on the panel is Spike Mendelsohn (Top Chef: Season Four) and Ron Antill (WSHH Radio).

If you’er not sure what GoodTaste Pittsburgh is, its basically a food event featuring celebrity chefs and foodies. From 9am to 5pm you can watch live cooking, eat, and get your knives sharpened for only $20. On top of that you get to see the Bac-on live!

Schedule of Events for the Bac-on

  • 9:00 a.m. GoodTaste! Pittsburgh opens
  • Round One: Appetizers/Sides/Entertaining
    10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
    Judges include Lauren Chattman author of “Cookie Swap”
    Contestants include Amie V., Brandi B. and Kimberly C.
  • Round Two: Ready Bacon
    11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Judges include Jerry Saad of the Cooking Channel
    Contestants include Dee G., Christine W. and Cindy S.
  • Round Three: Main Dish
    12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Judges include Spike Mendelsohn of Top Chef and Jason Mosley of
    Contestants include Jill H., Olga W. and Lisa S.
  • Final Round
    2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    Judges include Claire Robinson of the Food Network

Second and third place runner-ups in the final round will receive $500 and a year’s supply of Sugaradale bacon. The Grand BAC-ON Champion will receive $3,000!

GoodTaste! Pittsburgh & Great Sugardale Bac-on
November 6, 2010
9am – 5pm
Monroeville Convention Center
209 Mall Boulevard,
Monroeville, PA 15146

For a complete list of the contestants and their recipes please visit For more information on GoodTaste Pittsburgh visit

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2 Responses to I’m a Celebrity Judge for the Great Sugardale Bac-on November 6, 2010

  1. Eatpgh says:

    Woo! We’ll be there too!!! @eatpgh!

  2. [...] also talked about the Bac-on event that is happening this weekend in Pittsburgh. If you have nothing to do this Saturday, I hope you [...]

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