Of course after my recent purchase of a whole pig, bacon was certainly on the agenda for one of the slabs of belly. Unfortunately, bacon does not come off the pig ready to go — first you have to cure it, then you need to smoke it! We will walk throug
It's kind of a southern thang. First off, I do not have much of a sweet tooth. I am more of a meat and potatoes guy myself, but I remember my grandmother making these in the summer and they were too sweet for my liking. So give them a try!
I remember my grandmother having a fig tree and there was nothing like pulling a ripe warm fig right off the tree and taking a bite! Don't forget to cut a heart out of the leaf to use in the bottom of the jar!