Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
A comparison of using potassium nitrate (saltpeter) and potassium nitrite (pink salt aka cure #1) for making corned beef. Includes recipes, pictures, and insights.
Charcutepalooza and making corned beef without pink salt.
St. Patrick's Day in a single sausage of corned beef, cabbage, pototo and carrots. Plan ahead and all will be at the ready for just a quick simmer to serve Ireland whenever the mood strikes.
Charcutepalooza inspired even me to corn my own beef. And it was good!
Homemade deli: corned beef, mustard and rye bread.
Missing Jewish deli corned beef on the West Coast? Try this recipe for home-corned beef to take on your summer picnic. Great for those listless roast cuts from your local beef share.