Pure, Porky, and Intensely Smoky

Nueske's is the pride of Wittenberg, Wisconsin

By Micheline Maynard

Maybe you first saw Nueske’s bacon on a menu, or on the shelves at your local supermarket. Maybe you heard a friend raving about it. But then you picked up a package and saw that it costs about $12.99 a pound—more than twice what you’d pay for Smithfield. You might have asked yourself, How can I justify that?

Nueske’s costs extra beca…

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