BBB Bag leaked.......

Discussion in 'Smoking Bacon' started by john3198, Jan 13, 2010.

  1. john3198

    john3198 Smoking Fanatic

    I am 4 days into curing some BBB with Hi Mountain. When I turned the butt pieces today, I noticed thet one of the zip lock bags had come open (maybe since I started - don't know) and some of the brine, like 1 Tbs, had leaked into the foil pan holding the bags.

    I marked the leaking/open bag, sealed it up, and put everything back into the fridge.

    Is this something to be concerned about? I can't imaging I lost enough cure to worry about, but what if the bag was opened for a few days. Any concerns?
     
  2. tlzimmerman

    tlzimmerman Meat Mopper

    I'm no expert...but I wouldn't worry about it myself.
     
  3. I don't even use bags for my belly bacon. I just rub them down and stack them up in a tub. Don't worry about it a bit. That one is still curing.
     
  4. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Not a worry in the world. You'll be fine and you said just about a tbs and thats all???
     
  5. ronp

    ronp Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Not to worry John.
     
  6. john3198

    john3198 Smoking Fanatic

    Thanks, guys, appreciate the quick feedback.
     

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