Finocchiona is a superbly spiced meat, and one of the best pork products in Tuscany, Italy. The scented and softer salami is a centuries-old product, and unique in that it includes wild fennel seeds giving it an additional ‘zing’. Finnochio in Italian means “fennel.” Depending on the size of the sausage, aging period of the […]
[English: shahr-koo-tuh–ree, shahr-koo-tuh-ree; French shar-kytuh–ree] As Salami makers, we deal with the term “charcuterie” on a regular basis. If you are among the many who ask, “where does this word comes from?” … We have the answer! Buckle up your seat belts, we are going back in history. The meaning of the word “charcuterie” remains flexible depending […]
If you are craving salami you are most likely imaging soppressata, even if you have never heard of the term “soppressata.” Soppressata is hands down the most popular type of salami out there, but where exactly does it come from? We decided to take a stab at answering this question and more. Among the repertoire […]
Cats are expert hunters and have a keen sense of smell, especially in the case of meat. Not only will cats perk up at the sound and smell of a tuna can being opened, they will come running if they encounter the pungent opportunity to indulge in salami. Is it okay to slip a slice of salami in with their kibble? How about when they are swiping their tail across the floor and staring at you pleadingly while you eat your salami and crackers? Surprisingly, cats are much better than other household pets when it comes to the heavy sodium and fat content of the cured sausage. Your cat should be just fine with a couple pieces of salami as a treat.
We just wanted to give a shoutout to Jesus. He helped us out about a month ago and gave us a very positive review. We have always appreciated his miracles. This post will talk about ‘SoCal Jesus’ and how we met him. Many have asked us how we got Jesus to come and do a […]