Keep Bacon from Shrinking

Tired of that pound of bacon shrinking away to virtually nothing? Shake the strips in a little flour and fry away. Stops shrinkage!

By Dona L

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January 29, 20050 found this helpful

Dipping each bacon slice in COLD water will keep them from shrinking.

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July 16, 20090 found this helpful

Since there are only two of us, I freeze serving portions of bacon. I cook it right from the freezer. I find cooking slowly keeps the bacon straight and from shrinking.

Hope this helps.

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