As with every Alton Brown recipe I've tried, this was amazing. I couldn't get salt
peter in time so I ordered some Prague Powder #1 online and used 1 1/2 ...
The cure ingredients can be rubbed on to the food surface, mixed into foods dry (
dry .... for curing have vinegar, citrus juice, or alcohol as ingredients for flavor.
Consequently the ingredients of gunpowder, especially sulfur and saltpeter, have
had strategic importance. Sulfur is mined from underground deposits. Saltpeter ...
Sure, you can buy a corned beef brisket pre-made and neatly packaged in its
plastic bag…. it's even nice and pink from the use of saltpeter in the brine. What is
A lot of readers have asked me where they can find potassium nitrate or saltpeter
, which is a common ingredient in many pyrotechnic recipes
and other home science projects. In the United States it can be purchased at Lowe's or Home Depot, among other places. Also, you... More »
Apr 15, 2015 ... Saltpeter is sodium nitrate, a chemical compound with the formula NaNO. ... the
quantities suggested by Mrs Beeton in her pig's head recipe!
I have been looking for a good homeade corned beef recipe. Although I found a
few that sounded pretty decent, they all called for salt peter.
Mar 15, 2010 ... I checked the recipe twice and thought I read it right. Salt peter has been used for
the longest time to cure meats. It gives the meat its distinct red ...
I'm interesting in trying some of Mrs Beeton's recipes for curing ham and bacon. ...
with a smaller amount of the Chile Saltpeter (nitrate) also present in cure #2
Aug 27, 2010 ... Contemporary recipes, such as the one below, probably use a lot less salt and
saltpeter than those of the days of yore; the meat can be stored ...