The Slowcook at Spydog Farm The Slowcook at Spydog Farm

Entries Tagged as 'Recipes'

Home-Smoked Bacon Part II

January 31st, 2016 · No Comments · Recipes

My wife never liked the bacon we got from our local butcher. Too bland. So we started smoking at home the pork belly we buy from our friend Mike, who raises heritage breeds a few miles from us. Still, my wife thought there was something missing and with the next batch of belly she embarked […]

[


Potato Buns

November 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Recipes

I try to stay away from starchy foods like bread and pasta, but the idea of smokey pulled pork on a freshly baked potato bun sounded too good to pass on. It really was a stellar menu: the pork shoulder from one of our friend Mike’s pigs, cooked low and slow on our home smoker; […]

[


Bacon Fat Gingersnaps

November 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Blog, Recipes

It’s true. These may look like your standard issue gingersnap cookies. But they are loaded with our new secret ingredient: bacon fat. We’ve been smoking our own bacon lately using pork belly from our friend Mike’s pigs. Besides being drop-dead delicious, this particular bacon is blessed with thick layers of fat. The jar of bacon […]

[