Funny that Schmacon is aimed more at the Hormel end of our market area...here's the news release:
Schmacon, “Beef’s Answer to Bacon™,” announces its retail launch at Hy-Vee stores across Minnesota. Media samples of the smoked and uncured beef slices for review are available upon request. Schmacon™ is now available at the following Hy-Vee stores:
- 1001 18th Avenue NW, Austin, MN
- 907 S. State Street, Fairmont, MN
- 7180 - 10th Street N., Oakdale, MN
- 1620 S. Cedar Ave, Owatonna, MN
- 192 - 10th Street, Windom, MN
- 1475 W Service Dr., Winona, MN
- 1235 Oxford Street, Worthington, MN
Schmacon is a delicious take on a food favorite that provides an appealing option for those who do not eat pork products, those who simply love beef, or adventurous eaters and creative cooks ready to try something new. With less calories, fat and sodium and more protein than most pork bacons, Schmacon is primed to become a not-so-guilty pleasure.
Please let me know if you would like more information on Schmacon, including samples, recipes or photos.
Schmacon is a smoked, uniquely seasoned, crispy whole muscle beef product. It is easy to prepare, cooks in half the time of raw pork bacon and has less calories, fat and sodium. Schmacon can be used anywhere traditional bacon can be used - as a breakfast protein, in side dishes and sandwiches, or as a topping. For more information, please visit schmacon.com.