In the spirit of winter, I’m making a Warm Spice Bacon, flavored with allspice, chiles, coriander, mace, pepper and maple syrup. Winter came ridiculously early this year in Minnesota, so I’m making bacon to cheer myself up a bit.
Friends! Ruminants! Charcutiers! Lend me your ears! Michael Ruhlman and Brian Polcyn are back with the next logical extension, Salumi, focusing on the rich world of Italian cured meats. And we've got a challenge for you.