Bacon-Wrapped Maple Pork Loin

Bacon-Wrapped Maple Pork Loin
Photo by Romulo Yanes

Ingredients

  • 1 4- to 4 1/2-lb boneless pork loin roast, trimmed
  • 16 slices bacon (about 1 lb)
  • ½ teaspoon black peppercorns
  • 2 tablespoons fresh sage
  • 1 large garlic clove
  • 1 Turkish or 1/2 California bay leaf
  • ½ teaspoon cornstarch
  • + 9 more ingredients
    • 1 teaspoon water
    • 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
    • 2 tablespoons maple syrup (Grade B or amber)
    • 2 fresh sage
    • 1/3 cup kosher salt
    • 1 instant-read thermometer
    • 8 cups water
    • 3 tablespoons maple syrup (Grade B or amber)
    • 3 garlic cloves

Combine all brining ingredients except pork loin in a 3- to 4-quart saucepan and heat over high heat, stirring, until salt is dissolved. Pour brine into a deep 4- to 5-quart pot; cool to room temperature, uncovered, about 2 hours. Add pork to brine, making sure it is completely covered by brine, ...

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