Side Bacon

AKA: Streaky Bacon, Middle Bacon
Primal: Belly (US)
Cooking Methods: Pan-Fry, Stir-Fry, Oven Roast
Good For: Burger, Salad, Corning, Casserole
Fat Content: High
Price: Expensive

Side Bacon is the most popular type of bacon in the US. This type of bacon is marked by the presence of strips of fat with a streak of meat. Coming from the Belly portion, this bacon is prized for its richness in taste as well as texture.

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