12/17/2012 09:46 am ET Updated Dec 18, 2012

2012: The Year In Bacon (PHOTOS)

As 2012 fast draw to a close, we're looking back on all the delicious things we've eaten and written about this year -- and it's a bacon-heavy list.

Whether it be Burger King's bacon sundae or bacon Jell-O, bacon shaving cream or a bacon reality show, or even the much-hyped bacon "aporkalypse," it's been a pretty porky year here at The Huffington Post.

If we've learned anything, it's that bacon offers a shining light of joy in a world where hardly anything is as idyllic as the family breakfast table.

Click through the below gallery for a look at 2012 in bacon.