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Adelaide Central Market #3

Adelaide Central Market #3

Today’s destination: Adelaide Central MarketToday’s theme: potatoes

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Adelaide Central Market #2

Adelaide Central Market #2

Today’s destination: Adelaide Central MarketToday’s theme: vegetablesToday’s colour: green Garlic shoots. Baby leeks. Baby asparagus. Broccolini. Avocados.

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Adelaide Central Market #1

Adelaide Central Market #1

Today’s destination: Adelaide Central MarketToday’s theme: FruitToday’s colour: Yellow Corella pears from the Adelaide Hills. Bananas not grown with pesticides. Lady finger bananas. Various pears. (OK they’re not yellow but aren’t these heirloom tomatoes lovely??)

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Maple Bacon and pancetta… Mmmm… bacon!

Maple Bacon and pancetta… Mmmm… bacon!

More from Mr Neil, Master Butcher: Here’s the Maple Bacon, in its finished form. You can see the bits of maple sugar…they look like corn kernels. They say the reason it’s important to have a rather tight fit in the container is to aid in the curing process. The salts draw the liquid out of […]

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Curing details

Curing details

(Some more details about the pork belly curing from Mr Neil, Master Butcher): Here are the two curing mixes for comparison. Both use the Basic Dry Cure mix as a base, with slightly different proportions. Then there are various spices and sugars. On the right, the Maple Bacon cure. It features maple sugar flakes, just […]

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