Chicharrone Chaparral: A Pork Rind Primer
And while a relatively high-sodium, high-fat snack treat made from a pig isn’t really an ... of current pop culture phenomenon here), but they’re out there. Everywhere. The fried pork skin, or rind, is exactly what it sounds like: a dried, salted ...
Even in a down economy, pork rinds crackle
To make Baken-ets pork rinds for No. 1 client Frito-Lay ... directly by conveyor belt into a succession of cookers and renderers that wring out most of the fat and water; Rudolph smokes them first — though exactly what wood or curing spices it uses ...
Pork Skin Nutrition
Pork skins, also known as pork rinds, are a crunchy fried snack food. Pork skins are made by chopping, cooking and smoking pieces ... with 79 calories -- more than half -- coming from fat. For a fried snack food, pork skins are high in protein, containing ...
How to make classic pulled pork
Here's how to make tender pulled pork in your oven: Using a sharp knife, cut the skin on your pork shoulder into a crosshatch pattern, leaving about an inch of space between the cuts. Be sure to slice through the layer of fat below the skin, but not into ...
The Fascination of Pork Rinds
The description of how pork rinds are made -- industrially, at least -- will either have you swearing off pig for the rest of the week or, like SFoodie, heading out to the convenience store to pick up a pack.