We are LOVING this bacon deal!

29 Dec

Highlighted Deal of the Week: Bacon

This week, Fresh & Easy has an AMAZING deal on Bacon! They are offering thick, center cut, sliced or applewood bacon (12-16 oz) for $2 per package! This is a GREAT deal and now is the time to stock up. Did you know that Americans eat over 32 BILLION pieces of bacon each year? Why not, it’s delicious! Here is a great recipe for a spinach salad with warm bacon dressing that we love.

8 oz. young spinach
2 large hard boiled eggs
8 pieces thick-sliced bacon, chopped
3 tablespoons red wine vinegar
1 teaspoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon dijon mustard
Kosher salt & freshly ground black pepper
4 large white mushrooms, sliced
1 small red onion, very thinly slicedDirections:
Remove the stems from the spinach and wash, drain and pat dry thoroughly. Place in large mixing bowl and set aside.

Slice each hard boiled egg into 8 pieces and set aside.

Fry the bacon and remove to a paper towel to drain, reserve 3 tablespoons of the rendered fat. Crumble the bacon and set aside.

Transfer the bacon fat to a small saucepan set over low heat and whisk in the red wine vinegar, sugar and dijon mustard. Season with salt & pepper.

Add the mushrooms and onion to the spinach and toss. Add the dressing and bacon and toss to combine. Distribute egg slices on the top and serve immediately.

This recipe is courtesy of the Food Network’s Alton Brown and can be found in it’s original version here.

The rest of this week’s top deals include:

Avocados – $0.16/ea
Bone-in NY Steak – $3.47/lb
Bone-in Ribeye or T-Bone Steak – $4.99/lb
Corn on the Cob – $0.25/ea
Cucumber – $0.17/ea
Iceberg Lettuce – $0.39/ea
Hot Dot or Hamburger Buns (8 ct) – $1.00
Lobster Tails (3 oz) – $3.99/ea
Tomato – $0.33/ea


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Posted by on December 29, 2011 in Uncategorized


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