Chicago was well represented in this years 2012 James Beard Nominees list. You can download the list HERE. The last few years BBQ has really taken off in Chicago and this little piece was not only nominated for an award, but really shows us the deep history that Barbecue was in Chicago. Sky Full of Bacon 17: A Barbecue History of Chicago is a series by Michael Gebert and you can learn more about this project at his web site Sky Full of Bacon. Enjoy this video!