Potassium nitrate is a chemical compound with the chemical formula KNO3. .....
He gave instructions for the purification of saltpeter and recipes for making ...
Apr 15, 2015 ... Saltpeter is sodium nitrate, a chemical compound with the formula NaNO. It is
used as a food preservative and was commonly used as a ...
Mar 17, 2008 ... I am going to try my hand at home-curing some corned beef for my boyfriend's
birthday celebration. I am seeing a whole lot of back-and-forth on ...
Jun 9, 2012 ... Recipes for cured meats inevitably call for 'curing salt' which contains nitrates, or
saltpeter (potassium nitrate) to protect against botulism.
Curing is the addition to meats of some combination of salt, sugar, nitrite and/or ...
In the early 1800's it was realized that saltpeter (NaNO3 or KNO3) present in ...
cannot believe this is on a cooking website. DO NOT use saltpeter, use TCM(aka
pink salt or prague powder) instead a hell of a lot safer than saltpeter. no ...
For example, many vintage recipes for curing ham require saltpeter in the salt
mixture. Saltpeter is difficult to find, but more modern alternatives are available ...
Bacon Curing Kit (dry cured bacon) ... 1kg POTASSIUM NITRATE HIGH PURITY
... salt petre, and being fairly new to curing meats, have little to compare it to.
Discount food-grade saltpetre for meat curing and preservation now available at
The Ingredient Store, makers of FAB marinades.
Mar 15, 2010 ... Salt peter has been used for the longest time to cure meats. ... Corning is a
technique for preserving or curing meat by soaking it in brine for ...