Kacarevo, Feb. 20, 2010 (Serbia Today) – The 23rd traditional annual tourist event “Slaninijada” (Bacon Fest) opened on Friday in Kacarevo. According to the press release by the Tourist Club Slaninijada, during this unique bacon festival several events will take place. The exhibition of bacon produced by various farms, competition in the quality of bacon , bacon, cold cuts and meat products fair, as well as culinary competition “Golden Pot” will all take place during the bacon fest.
On several places public will be able to see demonstrations of the process of bacon and sausage production. At most of the booths public will be offered to taste various products. Commercial character of the fest is not to be undermined. This is a place where each year food wholesalers and retailers meet with producers of bacon and cold cuts to make deals and put orders
Music, sports and entertainment programs are part of the bacon fest as well. Here visitors are able to see ethnic traditions of different ethnic minorities living in Vojvodina and to experience the richness of diverse cultural and culinary heritages.