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Ba·con

(bā-kŏn),
Harry E., 20th-century U.S. proctologist. See: Bacon anoscope.

bacon

A cured meat from pigs and hogs, which usually has veins of white fat running through it.

Health effects
• Every 2 rashers/slices of bacon per day increases the risk of pancreatic cancer by 19% (based on a meta-analysis which pooled 11 studies involving 6000 patients).
• Increased risk of COPD, likely due to the sodium nitrite which is used as a preservative in pork products.
• Heart disease and diabetes—here linked to chemical preservatives
• Trichinosis—caused by Trichinella spiralis, a roundworm, the larvae of which encyst in muscle.

Processing
The first step involves soaking in brine or dry packing, followed by boiling or smoking.

BACON

A chemotherapy regimen for patients with inoperable non-small cell carcinoma of the lung, consisting of:
• Bleomycin;
• Adriamycin-doxorubicin;
• CCNU;
• Oncovin (vincristine); and
• Nitrogen mustard.
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Season the birds inside with salt and pepper and place a sprig of thyme and a bay leaf inside the cavity, smear the breasts with butter and lay a slice of streaky bacon cut in half on top.
Weighing out: "I'd like to live long enough to witness the invention of the pill which causes you to lose weight on a diet of salted cashew nuts, oysters, streaky bacon sandwiches, toasted cheese and sherry trifle"
50 DOUBLE DADDY BURGER Three Elms, CardiffWhat: That's two beefburgers, each topped with melted smoked cheese and two smoked streaky bacon rashers, topped with barbecue pulled pork, crowned with four onion rings.
Potato, Egg & Bacon Cupcakes For the potato cupcakes: 1 kg peeled potatoes 60g grated Reggiano Parmesan cheese 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive or truffle oil 1 tablespoon chopped parsley Maldon salt Freshly-ground black pepper For the devilled egg icing: 24 fresh, free-range eggs 225g butter, diced, at room temperature, plus extra for greasing 130ml double cream 500g icing sugar 1 teaspoon Maldon salt A good grind of black pepper 1/2 teaspoon Cayenne pepper 2 teaspoons smoked paprika Chives for garnish For the bacon: Streaky bacon Light muscovado sugar Extras: Muffin tins Iced water Piping bag Method First, let's make the icing.
Jambonette, made from a chicken leg with the thigh bone removed and the drumstick knuckle trimmed, stuffed with sausage meat and wrapped in a single ribbon of streaky bacon and thyme.
For example, streaky bacon can be very fatty but back bacon is leaner so this is a better shopping choice.
INGREDIENTS 400g rigatoni 8 rashers of streaky bacon 1 large red chilli 2 tbsp capers 10 pitted black olives 350g tomato pasta sauce Creme fraiche (serves four)
The Co-operative is also launching Truly Irresistible Streaky Bacon this Christmas.
A smoked streaky bacon gives an especially nice flavour to the bubble and squeak but since it's saltier, only add pepper to season.
The bacon sandwich, which Henrietta Knight and I set such store by, is made by toasting a medium-cut slice of brown bread, cutting off the four crusts, slipping a sharp knife horizontally between the toasted sides, buttering lightly and dressing generously with crisply fried smoked streaky bacon.
Comprising roe-off queen scallops and lightly smoked streaky bacon with sunflower and extra virgin olive oil and parsley, they are a highly convenient presentation of a complex yet simple combination of flavours.
Juice of a lemon 2 tbsp olive oil 1 garlic clove minced 4 small chicken breasts 4 lettuce hearts 200g pea shoots or rocket 2 plain bagels torn into pieces 8 slices of very thin streaky bacon or pancetta 12-15 cherry tomatoes FOR THE DRESSING 1 tsp Dijon mustard 1 tsp honey 2 tbsp white wine vinegar 2 tbsp mayonnaise 2 tbsp vegetable oil Salt 1 Whisk together all the dressing ingredients and set aside.