OT...Pork Fat Rules!

Buck Strong's picture


I haven't been on MWK for sometime. Just so damn busy. I have been knitting; however, I have been trying my hand at curing meats. Here is my pancetta. I rolled it and hung it to dry today. Now I just have to wait two weeks and then it's going to be Italian cooking heaven. YUM!!!


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bobinthebul's picture

Oh...and if you ever get

Oh...and if you ever get around to making your own chorizo, the proposal will no longer be tongue-in-cheek! ;)

bobinthebul's picture

Um...marry me? Now?

Um...marry me? Now? :))))))))))

(Living in a 98% Muslim country, pork elicits stronger reactions than it would if I were living in, say, Arkansas....)

I'll second that sentiment

I'll second that sentiment AMBush. Buck, you even managed to truss up that pork so NEATLY too. Impressive.

Buck Strong's picture

Thanks but I'm no expert. I

Thanks but I'm no expert. I actually watched a video on youtube on how to tie pancetta.

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MMario's picture

doing any smoked bacon?

doing any smoked bacon?

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

Okay...I've tried to avoid

Okay...I've tried to avoid making any comments. However, this one begs for input. How do you keep the bacon lit? [I know - extremely bad.] -- Books, knitting, cats, fountain pens...Life is Good.

MMario's picture

Several ways to answer

Several ways to answer that....but I'm at work, so I can't.

steve kadel's picture

trust buck to tease us with

trust buck to tease us with his meat in a sling

we won't just get a cat, nubby nu nu, will manifest a kitten from our love...and lint from our hemp socks

Buck Strong's picture

OMG!.....LOL..... To sit

OMG!.....LOL.....

To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring-it was peace.
~Milan Kundera
www.canzonestandardpoodles.com

TheKnittingMill's picture

SNAP! The Knitting Mill

AKQGuy's picture

I still believe that pigs

I still believe that pigs are magic. We feed them slop and cabbage and apples and they make BACON!?! It's magic I say, pure unadulterated magic.

Aaronknits's picture

YUM!!! I love a man that

YUM!!!

I love a man that knows how his meat should be hung!