Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
In which I cure two kinds of saucisse sec, a half dozen noix de jambon, use the noix in a few dishes, and then share the results with my friend Walter.
For the November Charcutepalooza I attempted the Noix de Jambon, and despite an error in technique, it was delicious. I also made Pork Belly Lardo, tasty as well.
Noix de jambon and saucisson sec for the penultimate Charcutepalooza challenge.