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Hunan Bacon

by BIM 10 years ago

Does anyone out there remember Henry Chung's original restaurant on Kearny in Chinatown - late 70's I guess...and on ...

barelydigestible commented 22 days ago

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Shanghai style preserved pork @ Marina Food in San Mateo

by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Marina Food has house-cured Shanghai style preserved pork ("bacon" belly cut) displayed on top of the counter in the ...

Benton's Hickory smoked bacon - major decline in quality?

by swarttav 10 years ago

I have purchased by mail order Benton's bacon, country ham and prosciutto for some time. The last time I ordered I ...


litalee commented 1 month ago

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

by Full tummy 9 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 stee...


franklyme commented 2 months ago

Nitrate Free Bacon- what's the difference?

by javaandjazz 11 years ago

Is there any noticeable difference between regular bacon and nitrate free bacon? I see nitrate free bacon at Trader J...

paulj commented 2 months ago

Canadian Bacon - a total loss?

by mookster 11 years ago

I bought a pkg. of Canadina Bacon @ The Greenmarket (Flying Pigs)last Sat. (eight days ago). Not opened yet - is it s...


MikeG commented 2 months ago

Sweet Potatoes with Bacon?

by DuffyH 4 months ago

Hi everyone, Because I hate that cloying sweet potato casserole, I'm always looking for ways to change things up b...

rasputina commented 4 months ago

Can I eat bacon after use by date?

by alesandra 4 months ago

I have some bacon in the fridge and the use by date on the packet was 4 days ago. Is it still ok to eat? (Wanted to a...


acgold7 commented 4 months ago

Bacon Grease - Shelf life?

by WhatsEatingYou 5 years ago

I saved the fat when I fried up some bacon a few weeks ago and have been using pats here and there for eggs and saute...


Baconbaconbacon commented 4 months ago

Can Cured Salt Pork Be Used In Place of Bacon?

by Canthespam 10 years ago

Message I am making Julia Childs' recipe for Boeuf Bourguignon for the first time. It calls for 6 oz. of slab bacon....

paulj commented 5 months ago

Cooking bacon in a pure clay pot (stovetop)

by montisqu 1 year ago

Is it possible to cook just bacon in a pure clay pot on a stovetop? I would be using either ghee or lard for the oil....


eatwell4ever commented 7 months ago

Peameal Bacon

by jamesm 11 years ago

My girlfriend's mom bought us a giant amount of good quality peameal bacon. Why, I have no idea. I've never said anyt...


slacker1 commented 7 months ago

Rind on bacon?

by Aimee 13 years ago

I accidently bought some rind on bacon. When I cooked some of it it tasted great except the perimeter of it was hard ...


medlar commented 10 months ago

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Bacon Rind

by markbrown43420 10 months ago

My favorite local butcher carries bags of what they call bacon rinds. Years ago, I bought a bag, thinking they wou...

ISO Dry Cured bacon available near Orlando

by eimac4 10 months ago

I read an article about dry cured bacon and would like to try it. i checked at Whole Foods and they don't carry it. H...


acgold7 commented 10 months ago

Sauteed shrimp in bacon grease?

by fldhkybnva 5 years ago

I love a simple sauteed shrimp with butter, garlic and usually a dash or two of red pepper flakes but tonight spotted...


rickeytickey commented 11 months ago

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Smithfield Hickory Smoked Sliced Pork Jowl Bacon

by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Visiting Palm Springs last month, I stopped at the Stater Brothers market in TwentyNine Palms on the way back from Jo...

Rind on Bacon...

by RobertM 12 months ago

Where is the DC Metro / Baltimore area can I find sliced country or slab bacon that has the rind on?


Vidute commented 12 months ago

Looking for bacon/red sauce pasta recipe

by kbear10 1 year ago

When I was a kid, I had a babysitter who took me to her house one night for dinner. Her mom baked a spaghetti in the...


kbear10 commented 1 year ago

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British Bacon and Sausages

by dtm323 1 year ago

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

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