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Old 08-07-2017, 03:43 PM   #1
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World's best bacon

After 70 years intensive research, I've found it.

Kirkland (Costco) thick sliced European belly bacon

If you like extra lean, hickory smoked, sliced thicker than a quarter pounder, this one's for you.

And a buck less/pound than that Kroger brand.

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Old 08-07-2017, 05:15 PM   #2
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No, sorry I wouldn't like bacon that thick.
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Old 08-08-2017, 01:02 AM   #3
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I'll have to check that out. I can see using that diced in some of my recipes.

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Old 08-08-2017, 12:08 PM   #4
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Streaky bacon super crisp for me please.
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Old 08-08-2017, 04:19 PM   #5
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Yeah the Kirkland bacon that you speak of is fantastic.

If you have Wright's brand bacon near you, give that a try, it's fantastic too.
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Old 08-08-2017, 04:43 PM   #6
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I buy the house brand of Market Basket thick sliced bacon. We don't eat it as a meat, but diced for corn chowder and other meals. Sandwich mixes, etc. I use it for flavoring, not part of a meal.
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Old 08-08-2017, 05:18 PM   #7
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Smithfield Foods is a famous maker of regular and smoked pork products in my area, so that's what I normally buy. Yummy
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Old 08-08-2017, 07:37 PM   #8
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Smithfield Foods is a famous maker of regular and smoked pork products in my area, so that's what I normally buy. Yummy
I have continued to buy Smithfield Ham slices. I haven't noticed any change in taste since the company was sold.
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I'll give it a go...I've had some wild boar bacon that I feel was the best I have ever had..
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No, sorry I wouldn't like bacon that thick.
I've yet to meet a bacon I don't like... well, there was this one time with Turkey bacon.

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