Bacon Live Paté
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Bacon And Chicken Liver Pâté

For this recipe you will need: Food processor (This is the one I use)
Author Mommypotamus

Equipment

Ingredients

  • 8 oz organic bacon
  • 1 lb pastured chicken livers (rinsed and dried)
  • 5 garlic cloves
  • 2 ¼ tsp dried thyme
  • 2 ¼ tsp dried rosemary
  • ½ tsp unrefined sea salt
  • cup bacon grease (if you don't have enough after cooking the bacon, top it off with another oil such as coconut oil, butter, store bought pastured lard, or homemade lard)
  • herbs (optional - for garnish)

Instructions

  • In a medium pan, cook all the bacon until crisp and set aside on a plate. Pour most of the bacon grease into a measuring cup, but leave enough behind to leave the bottom of the pan well-coated.
  • In the same pan, add the garlic and sautee for a couple of minutes over medium heat.
  • Add the chicken livers, thyme and rosemary. Cook until the livers are no longer pink in the center. Remove everything from the pan and set aside to cool for a few minutes.
  • While you're waiting for the livers to cool, add enough coconut oil (or oil of your choice) to the bacon grease to equal ⅓ cup.
  • Add liver mixture, bacon, salt and ⅓ cup fat to the food processor. If desired, you can keep a few pieces of bacon out to use as a garnish.
  • Process the mixture until it forms a paste. Transfer to bowls, add garnish if desired, and serve immediately. We love to cut carrots in to long "chips" and use them as crackers.

Notes

If you don't serve right away put the pâté in the fridge, then remove when needed and allow to warm to room temperature before serving.

Nutrition

Calories: 0kcal | Carbohydrates: 0g | Protein: 0g | Fat: 0g | Saturated Fat: 0g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0g | Monounsaturated Fat: 0g | Trans Fat: 0g | Cholesterol: 0mg | Sodium: 0mg | Potassium: 0mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 0g | Vitamin A: 0IU | Vitamin C: 0mg | Calcium: 0mg | Iron: 0mg