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ILookedintheWater Tue 10-Apr-18 12:01:29

Bacon is full of flavour. I have nearly enough bacony recipes that only use a rasher or so each that I could probably feed my family a meal tasting of meat every day for a week with one packet of bacon, or indeed one of those 60p packs of value cooking bacon from the supermarket. I'd like to try it as a challenge.

Day 1:
spaghetti carbonara
Day 2:
batter pudding with gravy and veg.
Day 3:
lentil and bvacon soup (also using the fat from the bacon over the last 2 days)
Day 4:
Baked sweet potato with cream cheese topping and a sprinkle of very crispy bacon on each one.
Day 5:
Bacon and tomato pasta

Any more please? Get me enough to make a weeks' worth and I'll try it and let you know if my family notice.

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ILookedintheWater Tue 10-Apr-18 12:16:30

Just thought of hash: fried up onion, potatoes (the tinned ones are ideal) and finely chopped bacon or sausage, with a fried egg on top. Great for a camp breakfast.

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Clutterbugsmum Tue 10-Apr-18 12:54:39

Bacon and Onion Pudding.

Or Bacon, onion and pea pasta.

Clutterbugsmum Tue 10-Apr-18 12:59:42

Posted to soon, I bake in the oven rather then steam.

I also do store cupboard sweetcorn pancakes with a couple of bacon rashers.

Mymouthgetsmeintrouble Tue 10-Apr-18 13:01:06

Potato , cheese and bacon bake , bacon pasties , bacon mashed potato with baked beans , bacon and tomato pasta , spanish omelette with bacon in it , bacon caeser salad , mushroom risotto with crispy bits of bacon sprinkled over the top , lentil bolognese with some bacon in it , bacony cauliflower cheese in jacket potatoes

kateandme Tue 10-Apr-18 13:28:04

bacon and egg on puff pastry sheet slice.
spring onion and bacon saute.into casserole dish with cooked pasta.pour over cheese sauce
bacon wrspped fish or chicken fillets.
frittata with bacon
mix with cheesy leeks top onto baked potato.
top warm salads.
broccoli and bacon pasta bake.
tray bake sweet potato potatos,bacon ,red onion.mix with peas.
dauphinois and bacon
boulanger potatos and bacon.
bacon and potato rosti
one pot chicken thigh stock bacon and peas spring stew.

kateandme Tue 10-Apr-18 13:30:33

excited to follow along see how you gt=et on.keep us up to date please! smile ilookedinthewater

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