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Bacon

Bacon makes everything better: fact. Chowhounds talk about the best bacon to buy, how to cook it, and where to find bacon dishes on a menu anywhere.

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Full English, Full Irish, Fry-ups 2020

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by prima 12 months ago

Where are your favourite breakfasts in Toronto these days? For a Full English, I usually visit The Oxley or The Queen & Beaver. Thanks for any recs.

How long does bacon keep?

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by karykat 12 years ago

I have some really good bacon we bought about a month ago. We used some but have most of a package left. How long does bacon keep? I've never been clear on that. It seems like it should keep a ...

Butterfly Shrimp with bacon in Ontario

prima
by prima 7 months ago

Has anyone seen Butterfly Shrimp with bacon on a Chinese restaurant menu lately? https://thewoksoflife.com/butterfly-shrimp-bacon/

Can Cured Salt Pork Be Used In Place of Bacon?

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by Canthespam 13 years ago

Message I am making Julia Childs' recipe for Boeuf Bourguignon for the first time. It calls for 6 oz. of slab bacon. I could only find large pre-packaged slab bacon. The butcher at Mollie Stones...

Sunnyvalley hickory smoked pork jowl bacon

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last month I noticed Sunnyvalley's smoked pork jowl bacon at the Raley's supermarket in Windsor. Had a chance to try it tonight for a batch of pasta carbonara. Non-smoked, cured pork jowl (guancial...

Bacon sticks to my Lodge cast iron skillet

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by brandygirl 7 years ago

My Lodge pan is about 6 months old. Although it came pre-seasoned, I added seasoning to it before using it--wiped oil on it and put it in a hot oven. Also, each time I've used it, I've only used ...

Best breakfast/bacon in Manhattan

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by willwalkforfood 1 year ago

Hey all - I'm looking for the absolute best breakfast spots in Manhattan. Needs to be places where I can get a seat for one - and willing to sit at a counter. I go Saturday mornings around 930. ...

Store Bacon Candy

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by Papa41 2 years ago

How to store bacon candy so as not to sick together?

Bacon Fat - do you use it? How?

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by chef chicklet 14 years ago

In the past I have tossed this just because I've wanted to really watch my fat intake, but last weekend after making some great bacon, looked at it sadly I quickly found a tiny jar, while it was st...

How do I get my candy bacon crispy with out burning it?

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by grumpygeezer 2 years ago

I get asked by my friends to make them candy bacon very often. Some days I can get it crispy. Some days I can't. the flavor is great either way but some days its soft. I can't figure out what...

Which packaged bacon is sliced the thinnest?

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by small h 6 years ago

This thread http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/906628?commentId=8153588#8153588 mentions Hormel and Kroger. Any others? We're in Manhattan, and anything available in a Whole Foods, Trader Joe's...

Fresh home cured bacon

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by FalkCulinairUSA 2 years ago

This is a project that I just finished up and OMG is it amazing... I'm not sure I will ever buy commercial bacon again!

Making Smoked Canadian Bacon

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by JMF 8 years ago

A few days ago I started some pork loins curing to make Canadian Bacon. When they have cured for about a week I'll smoke them in my Bradley smoker. I used a basic dry cure, plus additional herbs...

Bacon Help - Is it ruined?

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by Deputycoz 3 years ago

I had a 10 lb. pork belly that I cured in the fridge with curing salt, salt and other spices for 6 days. Yesterday after rinsing and soaking I put in the oven on a rack for 2 hours at 200 degrees,...

Beginner. Help? Chicken wrapped in bacon?

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by ally99 3 years ago

Hi all, I am really confused as to how to do this. I need to bring chicken, either bites or tenders, wrapped in bacon to an event next Friday night. I'm afraid if I wrap the bacon around the chick...

Stainless steel fry pan - how to fry eggs without them sticking!!

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by Full tummy 12 years ago

Well, I've generally always used a non-stick fry pan for eggs, but I decided to try out my Kitchen Aid stainless steel version and can't figure out how to fry eggs, even bacon, without turning the ...

Vegetarian Alternative to Bacon Grease

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by goldblum 11 years ago

Howdy hounders, I found a recipe for bacon-infused bourbon and it seems easy enough: add bacon grease to bourbon, freeze, skim fat layer off top, enjoy smoky bacon bourbon. However, my loved on...

British Bacon and Sausages

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by dtm323 4 years ago

Where can I order real traditional highest-quality British meat, especially bacon and sausages? Thanks in advance!