Verb: Frizzled; frizzling: Frizz, Curl.
[Origin: probably akin to Old Frisian frīsle curl]
Noun: A crisp curl. (1613)
Verb: Frizzled; Frizzling
1: to fry until crisp and curled.
2: Burn, Scorch.
Intransitive verb: to cook with a sizzling noise.
[Origin: fry + sizzle]
“The sun was high in the heavens when my companion woke me from a heavy sleep and announced that the porridge was cooked and there was just time to bathe. The grateful smell of frizzling bacon entered the tent door.” – The Willows, Algernon Blackwood.