Farmer John teams up with cocktail designer and bartender Saeed “Hawk” House to provide fans with much-needed “(hot) dog hair” after the big game

LOS ANGELES — There’s no denying that sports fans could use a little help recovering the day after the Big Game — because we all know the record number of people playing hooky the day after. As the leader of the (hot dog) pack, Farmer John sets out to recharge Angelenos by providing the ultimate cure – a little “(hot dog) hair”. The Californian brand has teamed up with a neighbor, cocktail designer and bartender based in Los Angeles Saeed House “Hawk” to concoct an excessive delicacy bloody mary recipe to enjoy the morning after the game. This protein-packed Bloody Mary promises to calm those harmful side effects and help you get back on your feet.

The eye-catching Bloody Mary recipe features the classic drink’s beloved base ingredients, but with a meaty twist – perched atop is farmer John Beef Frank alongside a variety of mouth-watering fixins ranging from crispy bacon and from tangy pepperoncini to pickle-stuffed olives and lemon and lime wedges.

We can all agree that bacon makes everything better, whatever the occasion, so Farmer John couldn’t resist collaborating with House on another signature cocktail featuring his Premium Classic Cut Bacon as the star. the Old Fashioned Farmer John puts a unique and savory twist on the classic, with bacon-infused whiskey, maple syrup and bitters with savory bacon and a zesty orange peel garnish.

“Making cocktails is above all about having fun and testing your creativity. I’ve enjoyed Farmer John products all my life, so I jumped at the chance to collaborate on these cocktails,” House said. “Whether it’s hot dogs or bacon, Farmer John’s delicious, high-quality products make every dish a knockout. I am delighted to share these extravagant creations.

Since misery loves company, Farmer John is also teaming up with Break Up Bar at Severance on Melrose Avenue for a one-day-only pop-up during their Valentine’s Day-themed event to help hangovers and broken hearts. Fans can purchase tickets at Ticketed guests will receive admission to the brunch event from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. PST as well as a free Hair of the (Hot) Dog Bloody Mary from Hawk’s Hair, if they are 21 years old or more. There will also be a special Break Up Bar brunch menu, featuring a wide range of à la carte food and beverages, where attendees can also sample Farmer’s exclusive bacon, sausage and savory ham dishes. John’s.

As a brand committed to celebrating its Californian heritage and supporting its community, Farmer John will also be participating in a variety of local sporting events. Look for free meals at the brand’s food truck, free tickets, exclusive contests and interactive promotions. Farmer John is also the proud sponsor of the new paint scheme Aric Almirola, driver of the #10 Smithfield car for Stewart-Haas Racing, will sport in the NASCAR Cup Series pre-season exhibition race, The Clash. , at the LA Coliseum on February 6. Additionally, the brand is thrilled to sponsor the 22nd Annual Celebrity Sweat Flag Football Challenge at Pepperdine University on Saturday, February 12.

“Farmer John has always been committed to providing a variety of delicious produce and recipe options to eat on game day, the morning after or, frankly, any time of the week. We’re thrilled to add two more fan-favorite recipes to game day rituals and can’t wait for local Angelenos to try them at our pop-up event. said Michael Merritt, senior brand marketing manager for Farmer John at Smithfield Foods.

Fans can recreate these new recipes at home and share their masterpieces on social media using the hashtag #HAIROFTHEHOTDOG. For more recipe inspiration and to find Farmer John products near you, follow us on Facebook (@FarmerJohn), Instagram (@FarmerJohnLA), or Twitter (@FarmerJohnLA), or visit

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About Farmer John
Based in California since 1931, Farmer John has pioneered a revolution in sourcing flavorful local meats. The journey began with Irish-American brothers Francis and Bernard Clougherty cooking and selling pork bellies and smoked hams to local grocery stores and continues today with staples like breakfast sausage and hot -dogs. This longtime Southern California brand remains committed to making the highest quality meats full of freshness and flavor. For more information on our products and recipe inspirations, please visit or follow us on Facebook (@FarmerJohn), Instagram (@FarmerJohnLA) or Twitter (@FarmerJohnLA). Farmer John is a brand of Smithfield Foods. Farmer John is a brand of Smithfield Foods.

About Smithfield Foods, Inc.
Based in Smithfield, Virginia since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and global reach. Our 63,000 team members are dedicated to producing “Good food. Responsibly.®and made Smithfield one of the world’s leading vertically integrated protein companies. We’ve pioneered sustainability standards for more than two decades, including our industry-leading commitments to go carbon negative in US-owned operations and reduce GHG emissions by 30% across our entire value chain in the United States by 2030. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity and have donated hundreds of millions of servings of food to our communities. Smithfield has a portfolio of high quality, iconic brands, such as Smithfield®Eckrich® and Nathan’s Famous®, among many others. For more information, visit www.smithfieldfoods.comand join us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and instagram.