Pancetta is Italian bacon made from pork belly cured with salt, pepper, and other spices and air-dried up to four months, tightly rolled in a cylinder.


  1. Boston Baked Beans with Pancetta

    Pancetta and maple syrup lighten the flavor of these otherwise traditional baked beans.

  2. Pancetta -Feta Red Cabbage

    Make this warmed salad as a side dish for roasted meat or chicken. The dressing brings tang and the baconlike pancetta adds a salty flavor. Add the feta, and the blend is mouthwatering.

  3. Gnocchi with Tomatoes, Pancetta & Wilted Watercress

    We use just a touch of pancetta --cured Italian-style bacon--to balance the sweet tomatoes and peppery watercress. Make it a meal: A salad tossed with a red-wine vinaigrette completes dinner.

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  1. Watermelon: Why Not Eat it All Day Long?

    Mon, 22 Jul 2013

    listed above. For example, under salads , you’ll find a Greek Salad with feta, olives, and watermelon, plus one for a pancetta -vinaigrette-watermelon combination. Cocktails are upgraded with a Watermelon Daquiri and a Gin and Basil watermelon drink

  2. Chicken Thighs with Orzo: Dinner for $10

    Mon, 25 Jun 2012

    recipe is really something to crow about. Not only do you get chicken thighs in all their juicy glory, they’re simmered in pancetta drippings, which makes them even better. Add to that tender orzo, diced tomatoes and the happy bite of kalamata olives (plus the

  3. Quick Comfort Food: Escarole and White Bean Soup

    Tue, 11 Nov 2014

    greens for the day in this recipe . The pancetta gives a smoky, rich flavor to the broth ..... with the base by sautéing the onion, pancetta , and garlic in a large pot. Then I added ..... diced 2 ounces very thinly sliced pancetta , diced (about 1/2 cup) 1 tablespoon

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  1. Corn Pudding with Chiles and Pancetta

    Tue, 9 Dec 2014

    post this Corn Pudding with Chiles and Pancetta but after making it this weekend I knew it was simple ..... and this Corn Pudding with Chiles and Pancetta definitely fits the bill. This is an old dish ..... assemble this Corn Pudding with Chiles and Pancetta the day before and then just pop it into the oven about

  2. Roast Chicken with Fig-and-Pancetta Stuffing

    Mon, 3 Dec 2012

    stuffing, so that you have more figs and pancetta , and less bread. Our recommendation ..... slices of whole wheat bread, 10 ounces of pancetta , and 10 ounces of Black Mission figs, so that the stuffing has stronger fig and pancetta flavors. Ingredients 1 capon (8 to

  3. Breakfast Stuffed Arepas with Pancetta , Egg, Avocado and Tomato

    Wed, 12 Nov 2014

    Jazz up your breakfast with these Breakfast Stuffed Arepas. Crispy pancetta , scrambled eggs, avocado slices and tomato are stuffed into warm arepas made with corn flour. There’s a Venezuelan... Continue Reading

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