Category: Bacon

Is Bacon Good Or Bad For You? Can It be healthy?

Okay right off the bat I’m going to say that no matter what I write in this article, people will disagree with it! The problem with any kind of dietary advise is that there are just so many different kinds of diets out there and many have hugely conflicting goals. If you’re a vegan, you’re just …

How Long Is Bacon Good For?

Bacon is a fresh meat product so of course it will spoil in time, especially if not properly stored. Refrigerate As Soon As Possible Bacon is a cured product which contains a lot of salt, a natural preservative. So it won’t spoil immediately, especially if the packaging is vacuum sealed and unopened. However, if left out …

What is Canadian Bacon? Is It The Same As Ham?

The tradition bacon that we are used to which is heavily streaked with fat comes from the underside of the pig – along the belly. Canadian bacon comes from the eye of the lion which runs along the back. Have a look at our article on where on the animal the bacon comes from to see …

Can Dogs Eat Bacon? Is It Safe?

Many people have watched funny videos on YouTube showing dogs ‘talking’ about bacon, but putting all humor aside, is it actually safe for dogs to eat bacon? Short Answer: No, it is not good for dogs!  Okay really you can stop reading now, but if you want to know why you shouldn’t give your dog bacon then …

What Part Of The Pig Does Bacon Come From?

If we’re talking about regular American bacon, what they called ‘streaky’ bacon in Europe, then it comes from the fatty belly area of the pig. However, there are actually many different types of bacon and they come from different parts of the animal. Have a look at the image below: As you can see, there’s a …