Bourbon Smoked Pepper Bacon is rich, thick-cut, and coated with Bourbon Smoked Pepper showcasing its smoky flavor. Enjoy it at breakfast, on sandwiches, or as a garnish in a Bloody Mary. Hickory Smoked Bacon Cured with salt, sugar, and Bourbon Smoked Pepper Net Wt. 140z This product ships unrefrigerated Freezable U.S. inspected and passed by Department of Agriculture Do not be alarmed if your product is warm when it arrives. Bourbon Smoked Pepper Bacon is a collaboration with Kentucky Proud, Broadbent Foods. Broadbent B & B Foods has been producing cured meats since 1909. The Broadbent family settled in Kentucky for the perfect meat curing conditions in the early 1900s and still use the same curing technique and traditions as their forefathers. Do not be alarmed if your product is warm when it arrives. Broadbent Country Bacon is a dry-cured product. It does not require refrigeration. It has a shelf life of three months if left unrefrigerated. Refrigerating or freezing upon receipt will extend the quality and life of the product. All products are USDA inspected and meet all USDA shipping requirements for safety.