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Pancetta

What Is the Difference Between Bacon and Pancetta?

Confession time: I've always kind of had a “meh, same difference” attitude towards bacon and pancetta. Don't get me wrong, I love both, it’s just that that I've always tended to use the two interchangeably...
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What type of pancetta for bolognese?

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by orlybabe 10 months ago

Hi, I recently found an AMAZING recipe for bolognese on America’s Test Kitchen. It calls for pancetta, and I found two main types of pancetta at my grocer - arrotolata and affumicata. Which is best...

Pancetta - do you have to cook it

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by Fort Point 8 years ago

Pancetta is sliced and sold in the Deli section but I have always considered it more like a bacon product and cooked it before eating it. Would you eat pancetta if the deli person offered you a sl...

Difference in taste between guanciale and pancetta?

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by pegasis0066 6 years ago

I used guanciale in my carbonara last night for the first time. Maybe my pallet isn't refined enough but I am not sure I could discern a difference between it and the pancetta I buy. And if I did...

I ate raw pancetta. Oops. Problem?

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by OrangeBlossom76 2 years ago

I was cooking some pancetta -thin sliced from the deli. I ate some of it raw. I just found out I wasn't supposed to. Is that bad? Just a bit of it, to taste. I'm glad my little one refused it.

Anyone seen potato gnocchi and pancetta at Costco?

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by Monica 3 years ago

I need a large amount of gnocchi and pancetta for an event. Does anyone here know if Costco carries gnocchi and pancetta? Specifically, the Taterborough or the Wayne location. Thanks!

Pancetta or Bacon?

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by Gardis 3 years ago

Hi, I've seen some good recipes that call for Pancetta, which happens to be very expensive. What would be an acceptable substitute? I was thinking slab bacon would work quite nicely. Regular bacon ...

Pancetta questions

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by kengk 7 years ago

I bought some Boar's Head pancetta from the deli at Publix yesterday to make PLTs. First question; the attendant offered me the first slice off the machine as a sample. I passed on it. While...

Pancetta in larger quantities?

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by zackly 4 years ago

I would like to buy a bigger piece of pancetta than my supermarket carries. They have those 12-15oz vacuum pack round pieces the size of a section of Genoa salami. I could even use ends or diced be...

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