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  • adj. cured at home


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  • I have friends who are always showing off their homemade vinegars and home-cured salamis.

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  • Because home-cured pancetta can be salty, be sure to lightly salt the mushrooms or the finished dish may be too salty (the mushrooms need some salt to ensure they cook properly).

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  • Her team finish up their home-cured bacon and free-range eggs and come on over to help, dead excited.

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  • Foodwise, there are various good quality sandwiches (eg. home-cured honey roast ham; deep-fried cod cheek with lettuce and salad cream) available until 6pm, and, outside of that, bar snacks of the ploughman's (£7.50), potted crab, pork pie and homemade piccalilli variety.

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  • My most recent culinary project was making home-cured corned beef, sour rye bread, and Kosher-style dill pickles.

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  • Appetizers: pickle chow-chow and corn relish, home-cured beef jerky, Vienna sausages and Ritz crackers, Swedish meatballs on colored toothpicks.

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  • The main courses included a stuffed breast of veal cooked in a Tandoor oven, a plate of seasonal girolles with home-cured ham or a slab of thick-cut beef with seasonal vegetables.

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  • A straggle of villagers squatted in the middle of it, one with a basket of potato pancakes, another with a pig leashed on a rope, a third with a pouch of home-cured tobacco.


  • This set the scene for the feast that followed: home-cured prosciutto, stuffed courgette flowers, crab risotto, oysters, perfectly roasted salt-marsh lamb, gooseberry jelly, slow-dried strawberries and slippery jasmine tea junket, to list just some of the dishes.

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  • Emphasizing seasonality, his chowder was heavy on parsnips and potatoes, and was infused with curry leaves for an herbal, spicy bite that paired well with his gamey home-cured lamb belly.

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