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How to Keep Baked Bacon From Sticking to the Rack

I cook a lot of bacon. Sometimes I fry it (starting in a cold pan, of course), but most of the time I bake it on a wire rack set inside a rimmed baking sheet. It lays flat, crisps evenly from end to end, and I never have to worry…

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Brush Your Biscuits With Bacon Grease Before Baking

Brushing breads and biscuits before they go into the oven with some sort of fat (or egg, or dairy) is a nice way to add colour and flavour, but we often seem to default to butter and olive oil when it comes to fat. I have nothing against those two…