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?
Thanks to Charcutepalooza, I am now eating some bacon and guanciale. We ate them with oysters and pasta, albeit separately. Meals come together quickly and simply when there's a little cured meat in the house!
February Charcutepalooza Challenge: Home Cured Bacon and Pancetta
Home! Made! Bacon! from Charcutepalooza challenge #2 plus a recipe for my bacon-standard dish.