Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#3275015 - 06/24/13 09:36 PM Bacon Grease
TN RDG RNR
12 Point


Registered: 06/28/07
Posts: 7068
Loc: Rhea County

content Online
Make your tongue slap your brains out. \:\)

Anyone else save it to cook with? What's the strangest thing you have seasoned with it?

I keep a quart jar in the fridge if it gets below half full I start getting nervous.
_________________________
"Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age,"

Top
#3275721 - 06/25/13 08:38 PM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: TN RDG RNR]
Deck78
6 Point


Registered: 10/07/10
Posts: 734
Loc: hipster hollow

Offline
We save all our bacon grease in a grease crock http://amzn.to/12uPKod but also use a mason jar from time to time. We cook everything in bacon grease. I just cooked a cast iron feta,red tater, bacon and spinach frittata in about an inch of grease and it tasted darn good
_________________________
http://www.whistlepighollow.com







Top
#3275724 - 06/25/13 08:41 PM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: Deck78]
Poser
Mud Dauber
16 Point


Registered: 07/28/10
Posts: 12881
Loc: Tennessee

Offline
I save it and use it for all kinds of things.
_________________________
It doesn't have to be fun to be fun.

Wild & crazy, can't be stopped. Only the strong will survive.

Keep your knife sharp and your skillet greasy.

http://www.GoCarnivore.com

Top
#3275912 - 06/26/13 07:53 AM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: Poser]
Twinshooter
10 Point


Registered: 10/12/01
Posts: 4529
Loc: Collierville, TN. USA

Offline
I have always had success using bacon grease as an attractive for when I wanted to take snap shots of big foot, but lately have had trouble with the "Black Panthers" eating my bait.
Seriously, I have always save bacon grease, great for just about everything.
_________________________
A man is only as good as his word is. My Dad

Puppet Boy G8rntn is bought and paid for!!

Top
#3275920 - 06/26/13 08:04 AM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: Twinshooter]
BowGuy84
10 Point


Registered: 09/16/07
Posts: 4904
Loc: Nashville, TN and Louisville, ...

Offline
I get better accuracy from my pellet gun when I lube the pellets up a little bit with bacon grease.

Really prefers applewood smoked bacon.

Top
#3275927 - 06/26/13 08:13 AM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: BowGuy84]
BlountArrow
10 Point


Registered: 07/13/12
Posts: 2585
Loc: SouthEast Tenn

Offline
I thought all true Southerners saved it. I use it for so much I cant list it all, but don't know of anything straner per se.
_________________________
"The world is so dreadfully managed, one hardly knows to whom to complain."
-Ronald Firbank

Top
#3275944 - 06/26/13 08:29 AM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: BlountArrow]
TN RDG RNR
12 Point


Registered: 06/28/07
Posts: 7068
Loc: Rhea County

content Online
Guess it aint that strange but, I sure do like about 1/3 cup in cabbage along with 4 or 5 crushed red peppers.
_________________________
"Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age,"

Top
#3276015 - 06/26/13 10:10 AM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: TN RDG RNR]
Smo
Spike


Registered: 09/06/12
Posts: 28
Loc: North of Al. & South of Ky.

Offline
 Originally Posted By: TN RDG RNR
What's the strangest thing you have seasoned with it?



A friend of mine uses it for fox trapping. I thought that was strange.

Top
#3276259 - 06/26/13 04:21 PM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: Smo]
Trapper John
TnDeer Old Timer
16 Point


Registered: 03/13/99
Posts: 11817
Loc: La Vergne,TN/Decaturville, TN

Offline
I save all of my bacon renderings. Corn bread in cast iron just isn't the same without that crispy, bacony crust.
Top
#3276265 - 06/26/13 04:36 PM Re: Bacon Grease [Re: Trapper John]
Poser
Mud Dauber
16 Point


Registered: 07/28/10
Posts: 12881
Loc: Tennessee

Offline
I know some people filter their bacon grease to help separate it. If you don't have a filter setup, you can use cheese cloth to strain it. The other thing you can do is pour some salt in the bottom of the container you intend to store your bacon grease in. The salt will cause the separation of the rendered fat.
_________________________
It doesn't have to be fun to be fun.

Wild & crazy, can't be stopped. Only the strong will survive.

Keep your knife sharp and your skillet greasy.

http://www.GoCarnivore.com

Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  Bobby G, RUGER, Unicam, gtk, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Crappie Luck, Mrs.Unicam 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105517
RUGER
87000
Deer Assassin
65406
BSK
61010
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
Mik475, AaronB, Bad Wolf, jw3783, Jesse91
13279 Registered Users
Who's Online
99 registered (sgtwebb1, catman529, Kingston, Tennessee Lead, sll, morgancountry, 15 invisible) and 112 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13279 Members
42 Forums
93159 Topics
1088943 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.098 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.