Commercial bacon producers use pumping as it’s the cheapest and the fastest method. Two Ways To Cure. This will last 4-6 Months if you freeze it, but I ain’t never had bacon last that long in my life. Basic Dry Cure Bacon. Now there are two ways to cure bacon, Salt Cured or Smoke Cured. There are three methods of curing bacon: pumping, dry curing, and immersion curing. Bacon curing methods. This is a quicker way and an easier way of bringing out all of those delicious flavors. Bacon is injected with a curing liquid and is rested for 6 … Use pickling salt and white sugar if your going to store the dry cure. The process for wet cure bacon is very similar. The grain size is … I find Pops6927’s recipe from the Smoking Meat forums to be a great place to start.. Plug in 10 or 20 pounds as weight then calculate the ingredients. Wet Cure Method. This was probably the simplest cure I've devised to date for any curing project I've undertaken—it was just maple syrup, brown sugar, kosher salt, and curing salt. So far I've stuck with dry curing bacon, and while there was a liquid in this recipe from the use of maple syrup, it's still considered a dry cure. today we will focus on smoke cured. This will store well in a closed container. In a large food-safe container, combine 1 gallon of water, 1 cup of plain (non-iodized) table salt, 1 cup of white sugar, 1 cup of brown sugar, and 1 TBS of Insta-Cure #1. Enjoy :) The easy way is to make up some basic dry cure.