Definition of dry-cure in English:


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[with object]
  • Cure (meat or fish) with salt rather than in liquid: (as adjective dry-cured) delicious dry-cured salamis
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    • ‘I probably do about 15 different varieties of pie,’ explained Mark, who also cooks his own beef, ham and pork for cold-cutting and dry-cures his own bacon.
    • With butcher premises on site, the Oxendales also produce dry-cured bacon, sourced from conventional pigs in Ayr, and a selection of their own Tamworth hams.
    • Astor put some dry-cured bacon under the grill.

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