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I picked this up for my SO, and it looks just like bacon in the pack, white "fatty" parts and all. After cooking up a couple pieces, he wondered why I had brought home dead pig. Apparently, it tastes pretty realistic.
 

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We don't have these products in Canada (and I don't think they're vegan anyway?). I tried Light Life tempeh bacon when I was in the states and it was pretty good, but again another product we don't have here. We pretty much only get stupid old Yves products.
 

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We don't have these products in Canada (and I don't think they're vegan anyway?). I tried Light Life tempeh bacon when I was in the states and it was pretty good, but again another product we don't have here. We pretty much only get stupid old Yves products.
somwhere there is a recipe using sliced eggplant (not overripe-two many seeds) liquid smoke, marinade and a dehydrator for veggie "bacon"
 

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I don't like it. I just thought it would be more dramatic to put it the other way.
The eggplant thing sounds rather interesting though.

Actually I'm lucky in that I never really liked bacon before anyway. But Mr. Meatless did.
 

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I love the Morningstar Bacon, and so did my omnivore mother and sister also!

Having this makes me not miss bacon so much. I will say though that it takes some trial and error before you find the perfect cooking time and method. If you cook it too long it burns or becomes too crispy and isn't any good, and if you don't cook it long enough it doesn't become crispy enough at all. But get it just right and they are awesome.
 

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somwhere there is a recipe using sliced eggplant (not overripe-two many seeds) liquid smoke, marinade and a dehydrator for veggie "bacon"
That sounds like it'd work.

Meatless: I am scared of eggplant, too, but if you've ever had babagonoosh (I can't spell it to save my life), you realize it does not have to taste like it does straight up.
 

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I would love to try the eggplant "bacon".But then, I absolutely love eggplant

any old way at all.I'll see what I can find.

Meatless, don't be skeerd!Wish you here to try my eggplant and tomato

stew!
 
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