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Is Pumpkin the New Bacon?

Fef 2012/09/24 19:00:00
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WND.COM reports:Pumpkin lattes. Pumpkin candles. Pumpkin beer, dog food, facial masks, cologne. Move over bacon, there’s a new must-have ingredient. With fall starting this weekend, the pumpkin harvest is upon us. The crop is looking pretty good, despite the drought. In fact, the USDA says average retail prices are less than half what they were a year ago.
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  • sglmom 2012/09/24 10:14:13
    No! Bacon!
    sglmom
    +5
    The REAL Bacon ..
    bacon for breakfast

    Now there's a LOT to be said for the CLASSIC Fall Treat ..
    Pumpkin PIE .. (fresh from the oven!)
    pumpkin pie
    Pumpkin Bread .. (Fresh from the Oven!)
    pumpkin bread
    Spiced Pumpkin Scented Candles (Fall treat!)
    spiced pumpkin candles

    Just enjoying what comes out of the Oven that is home made .. fresh .. and oh, so delicious too ..

    YUMMY!

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  • Cat Man 2012/09/27 04:51:24
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Cat Man
    Pumpkin is awesome! It's delicious, nutritious and a great way to enjoy Fall.
  • Sarah 2012/09/26 20:09:25
    No! Bacon!
    Sarah
    HELL NO!
  • Dragontoasted 2012/09/26 18:37:31 (edited)
    No! Bacon!
    Dragontoasted
    I don't understand the comparison, here. Pumpkin is always the featured flavor of fall. It's not must-have - it's just in season. I love pumpkin spiced coffee and such, but I wouldn't enjoy it as often as I'd enjoy bacon.
  • JayLynx 2012/09/26 17:45:15
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    JayLynx
    I'm a vegan.
  • Tiffiny Sumbry 2012/09/26 17:19:35
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Tiffiny Sumbry
    Okay I love bacon so . But I have always loved pumpkin pie, lattes and coffee and stuff since harry potter had pumpkin juice and it made me love the flavor of them. Fall is my favorite seasn because of it but it can't be the new bacon because bacon is bacon. however I would kill for some pumpkin doughnuts from Dunkin anyday.
  • Diddley Squat 2012/09/26 16:10:23 (edited)
    No! Bacon!
    Diddley Squat
    +1
    I loath pumpkin pie so much it's a joke in the family. If somebody wants to keep me away, all they need is a pumpkin pie and I'll go elsewhere.

    loath pumpkin pie joke family pumpkin pie ill

    URP!!!!
  • JayLynx Diddley... 2012/09/26 17:46:47
    JayLynx
    I love the picture!
  • Mae 2012/09/26 11:23:50
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Mae
    Well, if pumpkin prices are down this year, hooray! I love baking with it, and since I'm allergic to pork and can't eat normal bacon, it's gotta be pumpkin for me. All you people who love pork bacon, enjoy it while you can. They've been reporting coming worldwide shortages of pork about to hit markets later this year or early next year, so bacon will be costing a lot more real soon. Due to widespread drought and the rising costs of grain to feed them, pig-farmers are slaughtering their whole herds, and not keeping as many pigs for the next generation.

    Me, I love beef bacon when I can find it, but it already costs more than pork bacon, and the rising costs for beef will surely price it out of my reach before long, too.

    http://www.eventtrender.com/.... pumpkin fudge pumpkin muffins
  • CrazyJason 2012/09/26 07:27:04
    No! Bacon!
    CrazyJason
    Why is everyone so obsessed with bacon?
  • darlenedoskas1969 2012/09/26 07:14:22
    No! Bacon!
    darlenedoskas1969
    don't get me wrong, pumpkin is great, but it's not bacon
  • y so serious 2012/09/26 05:29:42
    No! Bacon!
    y so serious
  • KingdomNow 2012/09/26 05:03:20
    No! Bacon!
    KingdomNow
    Pumpkin? Seriously?

    Bacon has never been a fad.
  • AmericanVirus 2012/09/26 04:19:14
    No! Bacon!
    AmericanVirus
    +1
    You cannot replace bacon.
  • Ashley 2012/09/26 01:31:03
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Ashley
    +2
    Actually....I love both.
  • Megurine Luka 2012/09/26 01:28:19
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Megurine Luka
    +1
    Pumpkin is so much better!
  • Sue MacDonald Kyak 2012/09/26 01:27:55
    No! Bacon!
    Sue MacDonald Kyak
    But I do love pumpkin almost as much.
  • Sin 2012/09/25 23:52:04
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Sin
    +1
    pumpkin pie is my favorite dessert....
    sadly... i would choose pumpkin pie over bacon anyday...
    im sorry bacon lovers!! i know!! im a traitor!!! D:
  • ..tisha... 2012/09/25 23:45:28
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    ..tisha...
    +1
    Pumpkin Pie is the best thing in existence...even better then bacon!
  • Andrew 2012/09/25 23:12:00
    No! Bacon!
    Andrew
    No, the two are not the same.
  • jimmie 2012/09/25 21:28:30
    No! Bacon!
    jimmie
    +1
    is this some kind of joke.
  • 001 2012/09/25 20:07:14
    No! Bacon!
    001
    Pumpkin is nothing like bacon and will never take its place. But they go pretty well together. I made a stew with pumpkin, potato and bacon and it was delicious.
  • Gabsters<3 2012/09/25 19:33:39
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Gabsters<3
  • AngelicMelody888 2012/09/25 19:30:01
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    AngelicMelody888
    +1
    Just because of the season.
  • Gothic Kitty 2012/09/25 18:16:59
    No! Bacon!
    Gothic Kitty
    +1
    Nothing can replace bacon!
  • Quazimoto 2012/09/25 17:44:52
    No! Bacon!
    Quazimoto
  • cmdrbnd007 2012/09/25 17:23:50
    No! Bacon!
    cmdrbnd007
    Love a good pumpkin pie but I can't think of another thing with pumpkin that I do like. However, I love bacon any way you want to serve it.
  • Cat cmdrbnd007 2012/09/25 22:12:28
    Cat
    +1
    Check out pumpkin cake, pumpkin roll and pumpkin creme candy.
    The farmers here grow lots of pumpkins and they're dirt cheap.
    Being a winter squash they're not quite as fattening as potatoes
    I use cooked pumpkin cubes with cooked potato cubes to make mashed pumpkin potatoes.
  • Sue Mac... cmdrbnd007 2012/09/26 01:29:11
    Sue MacDonald Kyak
    Also pumpkin beer!
  • Bibliophilic 2012/09/25 17:20:40
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Bibliophilic
    +1
    Pumpkin is far more healthier and tastier and versatile than fried pig meat.

    It can be even used in sauce for pasta.
  • hotpepper00 2012/09/25 17:17:39
    No! Bacon!
    hotpepper00
    +1
    That gives me a great idea!!! Bacon-Pumpkin Pie!!!
  • Lanikai 2012/09/25 16:55:42
    No! Bacon!
    Lanikai
    +1
    Pumpkin?????? Compared to bacon? NO, epic, full throttle NO!!!!!!
  • whowasphone 2012/09/25 16:20:25
    No! Bacon!
    whowasphone
    +1
    pumpkin is seasonal.
    Bacon is amazing all year round!
  • Lady Winters 2012/09/25 16:03:35
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Lady Winters
    hard choice, I love both
  • lucky 2012/09/25 14:46:13
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    lucky
    +1
    Cant I have both.... bacon and pumpkin... choosing between the two isnt a choice at all, its cruelty to even ask us to make that choice.
  • gmiing 2012/09/25 14:43:14
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    gmiing
    +1
    I love pumpkin pie - and at Thanksgiving - I usually get extra - it's a great snack.
  • Cunning Stunts 2012/09/25 13:00:56
    No! Bacon!
    Cunning Stunts
  • hermit57 2012/09/25 11:12:48
    No! Bacon!
    hermit57
    I love a good pumpkin pie! A pumpkin cake roll, pumpkin cake etc. but, It cant top bacon! :D
  • David 2012/09/25 08:48:56
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    David
    +1
    I LOVE PUMPKIN PIE :D
  • SimmeringArtist 2012/09/25 08:31:51
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    SimmeringArtist
    I don't like bacon very much anymore.
  • Mellow 2012/09/25 06:56:10
    Yes! Pumpkin!
    Mellow
    I don't like either. I think they both taste gross.

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