Get In My Belly! 12 Decadent Pork Belly Recipes
Bacon may get its own national day of recognition, but it’s only one of the many delights that can be made from pork belly. From meltingly tender braises to meat-on-meat mashups, these 12 recipes sing this popular cut’s praises. Interested in carrying the pork belly theme over into dessert? Definitely click over and check out the “pork belly” caramel-topped cupcakes at number ten.
6. Crème Brûlée-d Pork Belly Confit: As if pork belly wasn’t sinful enough, this Thomas Kellar-inspired recipe features the meltingly tender meat topped with a crackling, crème brûlée-esque crust. (via Lady and Pups)
10. Wang Choy Cow Sau (Braised Pork Belly): Braising pork belly for several hours in an aromatic bouquet of cloves, cumin, fennel, star anise, bay leaves and cinnamon yields a tender slab that can be cut with a spoon. Served over wilted spinach with rice on the side, it makes for one enjoyable meal. (via Saveur)
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