Cure #1 6.25%
Making Bacon or Ham? Be sure to try out Misty Gully Cure #1.
Misty Gully Cure #1 – 6.25% is the industry standard cure used in the production of bacon, ham and corned beef. It is also widely used as a standard curing salt in many other recipes and is sometimes referred to as prague powder, pink salt and instacure #1.
Misty Gully’s range of curing salts are perfectly balanced with the right combination of ingredients so that you can confidently process your meats safely at home.
This cure #1 contains 6.25% Sodium Nitrite, ~93.75% regular salt. It is dyed pink for safety reasons.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Dry cure: use 2g per kg of meat. Do not substitute for cooking salt. Do not ingest directly.
WARNING – Contains nitrite. Substitution for cooking or table salt may be dangerous, particularly for young children.