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The belly is what is used for bacon. You can use all the belly or a part of it.
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How much fat is in bacon?

It depends on the cut. Bacon sold commercially in supermarkets has a fat content that varies from 10% to 20% on up to 80% to 90% or so. Anyone who has taken a minute or two to look through a number of packages can tell you that some may appear to be quite lean while many are well over 50% fat.. The (MORE)

How much does bacon cost?

Bacon can cost anywhere from $2 a pound to $30 a pound. It all depends on the cut, how it was cured, quality and age.

How much is bacon?

The price of bacon depends on where you are. If the tax is high, the price will be high, as well. Don't buy bacon that's more than $8.00, though.

How much fat in bacon?

Bacon is a cured meat product using pork. A 100 gram cooked baconalso has 100 gram of total fats.

What part of a pig does bacon come from?

It's the belly,it's usually salted or smoked Bacon is prepared from several different cuts of meat. It is usually made from side and back cuts of pork, except in the United States, where it is almost always prepared from pork belly (typically referred to as "streaky", "fatty", or "American style" o (MORE)

Do pigs eat bacon?

Pigs are omnivores and will eat other dead animals (although not usually as carrion). They will eat bacon, mainly because the flavor of smoked and salted pork tastes very little like a live pig.

How much bacon comes from one pig?

How big is the pig? The amount of bacon available on a hog is relative to the size of the animal. 15% of carcass weight is normal. Bacon comes from the belly of the hog, so the bigger the animal the more bacon available. The average market weight of a hog is 230 lbs. 15% is 34.5 lbs. apporx. (MORE)

How much is 1lb of bacon?

The average price for a pound of bacon is $5.46. In the last 12months, the price of bacon has risen 20%.

Do you have pork pigs and bacon pigs?

yes you cant get pork and bacon from the same big as bacon pigs need to be older then pork pigs so it can mature That answer is not a vaild answer. You can get all meat from one pig. The stock shows in Texas and all the states. People buy the pigs at weight money. If they do what the first ans (MORE)

Should someone call a guinea pig Bacon?

if they want to and like pig bacon people do eat guinea pigs I did! I have a pig named Bacon, a much loved one that died a few years ago name Bacon, and one name Pancetta (which is Italian bacon) in between.

How much fiber in a slice of bacon?

Pork, fresh, loin, whole, separable lean and fat, cooked, broiled Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz) http://www.answers.com/topic/food-energy 240 kcal 1010 kJ http://www.answers.com/topic/carbohydrate 0.00 g- Sugars 0.00 g- http://www.answers.com/topic/dietary-fiber 0.0 g http://www.a (MORE)

Can pigs eat bacon?

They Could! Even If It Is From Another Pig. They Are Omnivores And Will Eat Just About ANYTHING. They Won't Even Realize. They Have Been Known To Kill And Eat Other Pigs That Have Been Injured. Chickens Can Do The Same! (And Yes, I Know Chickens Don't Have Teeth Just Like Other Birds.)

Is bacon the flesh of a pig?

Bacon is prepared from several different cuts of meat. In the United States, it is almost always prepared from pork belly. Elsewhere, it is more often made from side and back cuts, and bacon made from bellies is referred to as "streaky", "fatty", or "American style"

Can guinea pigs eat bacon?

Ermmm... Yes but they prefer vegetables. Bacon isnt exactly the greatest food for them. Many guinea pigs may not eat it. Plus in a way it just seems like canabalism...

What is the value of a pig bacon press?

The press lays on the bacon slices and allows the meat to stay in contact with the hot pan. You don't get the bacon curling up at the ends or bubbling in the middle while it cooks so you end up with a straight, flat piece of cooked bacon when you're done. This way you don't have parts of the bacon m (MORE)

Can you use only one type of pig for bacon?

Any variety of pig can be used as a source of meat to create bacon; generally the commercial pig is the primary source although wild boars, warthogs and potbelly pigs could also be used in theory.

Why do pigs eat bacon and not know?

Pigs cannot connect the flavor and texture (of smoked and salted pork) with their own bodies. Most birds will also eat cooked fowl, even if they would not ordinarily consume dead birds.

How much is bacon in Winchester Virginia?

Bacon? really? I think they make 35-45 a year if they have experience. If they do have a lot of experience and have close relations with the big bosses, they make a lot more and often own HUGE extravagant homes too. Nothing like a nice drug bust going down now is there?

How much bacon is healthy?

bacon has a lot of salt in it, so don't eat too much of it. i would make it more of a treat than a regular thing. also, don't eat the fat on the bacon because that's even worse.

Do pork bacon come from the same pig?

Well, pork is a general term that encompasses the meat from a pig. Bacon and ham are just names for different parts of the pig that gives these types of meat.

How much is a guinea pig in the us?

It depends on where you get it. I got it for $25 at Pet World, but i also found $15 at petsmart, and not sure at petco. But i live in Colorado, so you might have different prices. It usally ranges between $10 to $50 or $60. You sould find the best pig, though, not the best price.

Do people actually make bacon out of pigs?

Yes, bacon is made from pork bellies - the muscle layers of the abdominal wall. After slaughter and chilling the carcass, the belly is removed, squared, injected/spiced, smoked/flavored and then sliced.

What is pig bacon?

Bacon is a cured and smoked piece of meat cut from the shoulder of the pig, it will then be thinly sliced.

How can a bacon live if the pig is dead?

Bacon is not alive. Bacon is made of pig meat. Therefore, the pig is dead as well as the 'Bacon'. Unless of course. You cut off a slice of meat from the pig while it is alive. The pig would still be considered alive then (if its organs are still intact and working) You should know that bacon is v (MORE)

Why does bacon make us thirsty?

Bacon is salty. Salty foods makes our whole body a little salty, which it doesn't like. So the body tells us to drink more water, to dilute the salt and get us back to normal again.

Why is pig called pork bacon ham?

Generically the meet form a pig is called "pork", as in pork chops or a pork roast. However, by convention if the meet is cured (salted) it is then called "bacon", "ham", "gammon" etc.

When can bacon be taken out of a pig?

Bacon is made from the alternating layers of fat and muscle from the abdomen of the pig, which is called a pork belly or pork side. Because of this, you can't remove bacon from a pig until after it has been slaughtered and dressed (internal organs removed).

What is a video projector used fo?

Let's say that you want to have a really large-screen TV but can'tafford one, or don't have the space for one. You can use a videoprojector to create a large TV image on any blank wall. You mightneed to make the room a little darker, because the projector willhave a dimmer image than a backlit TV sc (MORE)