Sunday, March 19, 2017 - Saturday, March 25, 2017
BACON WEEK IS BACK AT TROPICANA ATLANTIC CITY
Property-wide celebration of America’s favorite meat treat returns March 19-25
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (January 31, 2017) — Atlantic City’s premier bacon event is back by popular demand. Indulge in unique bacon dishes including bacon cocktails, desserts, and more. Bite into a super half pound BLT, savor a bacon ice cream sundae, or even drink your bacon in a bacon infused martini. We’re serving up bacon every which way during Bacon Week March 19 through March 25, 2017.
“We always look forward to the delicious Bacon Week at Tropicana,” said Steve Callender, General Manager of Tropicana Atlantic City. “Each year it gets better and better. We love to see what kind of innovative and tasty bacon items our partners can come up with.”
Pig’s Choice Awards 2017
*Bacon Infused Dirty Martini at Ri Ra Irish Pub
*Bacon Blueberry Pancakes at Il Verdi
*Mussels Bacon & Bleu at Chickie’s & Pete’s
*Bacon Oreos at Bacon Bites
*Bacon Cotton Candy at LICK
Liquid Bacon (Bacon Cocktails)
10 North & Tango’s Lounge – Demitri’s Bloody Mary with a kick and a crisp! Crispy pepper bacon that is! This great Bloody Mary has the perfect amount of spice garnished with crispy, peppered bacon, olives, and fresh celery for $10.
Broadway Burger Bar – Tropicana’s popular burger joint offers tasty ways to raise a glass. Try our signature Spicy Blood Mary Mix, made with bacon-infused vodka. Or keep it simple and savor the unique flavor combination of bacon-infused bourbon.
Carmine’s – The week’s featured ingredient adds a smoky complexity to the classic Manhattan in Carmine’s Bacon Maple Manhattan for $13.50.
Il Verdi – Your taste buds will spin with this fun twist on a classic favorite, a handcrafted Bacon infused Old Fashion for $10.
Firewaters– Raise a glass for $5 Bacon Stouts!
Rí Rá Irish Pub – Bacon Infused Bloody Mary $6. Bacon Infused Dirty Martini $7. Maple Crown & Coke with bacon garnish $9.
Sweet Bacon (Bacon Desserts)
Broadway Burger Bar – Taste Vanilla Ice Cream topped with Candied Maple Bacon at the Burger Bar and you’ll understand why fans have dubbed bacon “meat candy.”
Casa Taco & Tequila Bar – Casa Taco is firing up the flavor of dessert with their Bacon Wrapped Sweet Plantain. Offered at $7, this tempting treat features a ripe plantain wrapped in bacon and topped with sweet dolce de leche sauce.
Il Verdi – For an eruption of delicious flavor, order the Chocolate Bacon Lava Cake with vanilla gelato for $8.
Don’t forget about breakfast! Slide into a seat at Il Verdi and treat your taste buds to some Bacon Blueberry Pancakes.
Rí Rá Irish Pub – A $6 Bacon Guinness Sundae will make any Bacon Week experience a sweet one.
Savory Bacon- Bacon Dishes
A Dam Good Deli– Be sure to try our delicious signature BLT for $6.50.
A Dam Good Sports Bar– Savor some seafood style bacon with the Bacon Wrapped Shrimp Appetizer for $10.
Hooters– Enjoy a Western BBQ Burger. 8 oz. burger topped with BBQ sauce, melted cheddar cheese, bacon and onion rings for $9.99.
Broadway Burger Bar – When it comes to serving up tasty meat masterpieces, the folks at Broadway Burger Bar know what they are doing. Enjoy bacon in its purest form when you try the Assorted Seasoned Bacon Strips, Chicken Club Quesadilla (stuffed with bacon!), Stuffed Bacon Popper Burger, Blackberry Bacon Grilled Cheese or our Bacon Jalapeno Dipped Sauce served with a side of French fries.
Carmine’s – Carmine’s is serving up bacon in the way they know best – family style! Try the Classic Carbonara ($30.50) blending pasta with eggs, cheese, bacon and black pepper to create a luscious and satisfying plate. Carmine’s Pomodoro ($29.50) is a fresh plum tomato sauce made to order with white wine, tomatoes, garlic, prosciutto, and herbs over your choice of pasta. Or try the Saltimbocca featuring chicken ($33.50) or veal ($39.50) pounded thin and covered with prosciutto, sage butter, and mozzarella in spinach and thickened marsala sauce.
Casa Taco & Tequila Bar – Your taste buds will be popping once you’ve tried the Bacon Poppers at Casa Taco, featuring five jalapeno peppers filled with bacon, cream cheese and cheddar cheese, served with chipotle ranch for $9.00. Casa’s Bacon Wrapped Atlantic Salmon dish is priced at just $24, and features a salmon fillet wrapped in bacon and served with coconut rice, arugula salad and Vidalia onion cream sauce.
Chickie’s & Pete’s – Everyone’s favorite crab house and sports bar offers two tasty specials for Bacon Week. The first is Mussels Bacon & Bleu, a heaping pile of mussels with bacon, blue cheese, escarole, and onion for $13.95. The second is the Half Pound BLT, a half-pound of bacon with lettuce and tomato on a seeded roll for $9.95.
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar – Más bacon, por favor! Cuba Libre will offer a special Pork Belly Slider with grilled Berkshire pork belly, crispy bacon and chipotle-onion marmalade. Served on a sesame brioche roll with vigorón slaw for just $5.
Il Verdi – Il Verdi puts an Italian spin on Bacon Week with Bacon Littleneck Clams steamed in Peroni beer and natural juices with pancetta, garlic, onion, Calabrian chili, fresh parsley, and plum tomatoes for $14. Or kick off your meal with the Braised Kobe Short Rib served with pancetta Parmesan polenta for $16. Grilled Garlic and Rosemary Veal Chop, served with a roasted tomato pancetta cream, mixed mushrooms and hand-cut Fettuccine for $48.
Marketplace Express- Don’t forget to try the Bacon and Cheese Hot Dogs at Marketplace Express!
The Palm Restaurant – Known for their generous portions and special way with proteins, Palm Restaurant will offer Maple Glazed Slab Bacon with house made sauce for $8 during Bacon Week.
Rí Rá Irish Pub – Rí Rá brings on the bacon in two unexpected ways. Try the Rasher (Irish Bacon) Roasted Chicken for $17. Or order up the Bacon Wrapped Scallops for $12.95.
Bring Home the Bacon- Retail Specials
A Time for Wine – Shop the selection of luxury wines and cigars from around the world and save 15% off your purchase with the mention of Bacon Week.
Bacon Bites– If you’re new to bacon week, you’ll want to follow your snout to the Bacon Bites booth in The Quarter, where you’ll find a variety of bacon items including chocolate covered bacon flavors: original, peanut butter, milk chocolate, Reese’s and Bites. Bacon oreos, twinkies, pig noses, and slab bacon round out these delicious offerings. While you’re there, choose from a selection of novelty items including plush pigs, bacon pillows, The Original Bacon Cookbook and more.
LICK Candy Store– Known for its zany, sweet treats, LICK will not disappoint. Their bacon inventory includes bacon cotton candy, bacon gum balls, bacon toothpicks, bacon jellybeans, bacon lollipops and even bacon breath mints. Prices range from $3.95- $10.00.
Put Your Piggies in a Blanket- Hotel Rates
Can’t get enough of Tropicana’s Bacon Week? Stay overnight and put your piggies in blanket with hotel rates starting at $69.99.