Belly Tying Up The Smoker As It Becomes Bacon

Discussion in 'Bacon' started by smoking b, Apr 16, 2014.

  1. Thanks Todd  [​IMG]   Tomorrow I get to slice it & eat some  [​IMG]
  2. jaxrmrjmr

    jaxrmrjmr Smoking Fanatic

    Get one.  My family uses ours a number of times a week.  They love slicing off some bacon or canadian bacon for breakfast, paper thin lunch meat for sandwiches, and I love it for slicing up 10 lbs of jerky meat in a matter of 2-3 minutes rather than an hour of hand slicing.

    I love my slicer.
  3. dave17a

    dave17a Smoking Fanatic

    Bellies are getting high.
    Did the same 12 on rest 12 on. How much anticipation can a guy have?[​IMG]
  4. foamheart

    foamheart Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Just wondering with bellies at about 3.50/lb. what's the price of bacon?
  5. Wow - I thought $2.60 was bad enough  [​IMG]
  6. hoity toit

    hoity toit Master of the Pit SMF Premier Member

  7. Ha! It will soon be time  [​IMG]
    Yup it's a great choice for bacon  [​IMG]
  8. Time to slice the bacon  [​IMG]   I got the trusty Hobart ready & went to town.

    Here is one of the pieces ready to go.

    I fired up the slicer & a couple minutes later I had bacon  [​IMG]

    Here is one piece.

    & this is the other.

    Fried pics soon to follow  [​IMG]
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  9. kingt36

    kingt36 Meat Mopper

    Looks awesome! I'd love to do some country ham. Did you share your process for that anywhere?
  10. Thanks man  [​IMG]   I don't have a thread yet for how I do my dry cured country hams. All my pics of the curing, hanging, aging etc. are on another card I lost track of when I was trying to make my pap what he wanted in his final days... I will search for it again & if I can't find it I can always start a new one soon...
  11. c farmer

    c farmer Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Great looking bacon.
  12. foamheart

    foamheart Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    WOOT that's total awesome sauce! It is beautiful, so shiny, self sharpening? Manual control....... She's a beauty!!

    < In my best Tim "The Toolman" voice> Arrg arrg arrg arrg arrggggg !!
  13. dave17a

    dave17a Smoking Fanatic

    I paid 3.19 for a case(4 bellies 49#) and if not a case was 3.49. Average price  per # was 3.79 or so after smoke.[​IMG] can't find my figures for pellets and brine-pops and dry which is Sausage Makers brown sugar country ham and a little salty but great.
  14. Thanks man - I have more pics to put up but like I said in my wild turkey thread if I try to post pics my internet starts working slower than a slug running to the bathroom with diarrhea through a sack of cornmeal  [​IMG]
  15. c farmer

    c farmer Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Better get that fixed.
  16. Lol it's not self sharpening Foam but it only takes a minute to sharpen it.
  17. paulharding

    paulharding Fire Starter

    Thank you Smoking B for answering my question.
  18. Due to some virus that's affected pork herds nationwide that has caused both their slaughter and not being brought to market, pork prices will, indeed, be rising all around.
    Last edited: Apr 22, 2014
  19. It's working now - getting ready to test it out...
  20. You're quite welcome  [​IMG]

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