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RAGBRAI – 270 miles of bacon!

Besides the beautiful scenery and great exercise, organized rides are good for eating all kinds of stuff normally to be avoided. Like candied bacon. Yep. And BEER. I finally found some real microbrews in Iowa. Whoo-hoo! Now I know that candied bacon isn’t exactly on the approved nutrition list for cyclists. But DAMN it was good! And the BEER. Thank you Des Moines! I know I am a BEER snob from… Read More »