18 LB AVG
This Prosciutto di Parma is crudo and produced with Italian pork coming from the best breeding areas of the Po Valley and from pigs that have only eaten natural feed. The thighs weigh at least 13 kg or more. The ham is treated with sea salt for a pleasantly sweet taste; no other ingredient or additive is used. A lard called sugnatura is rubbed on the bottom of the ham where the bone is to protect the ham and to ensure consistent development. Once prepared, each ham is taken to special ventilated room.
Fra` Mani Smoked Uncured consists of two seasoned and slow-smoked pork bellies made according to the traditional Italian production method of pancetta arrotolata (rolled pancetta). Hand trimmed and hand-salted, our Smoked Uncured Pancetta is seasoned with our own blend of spices and smoked over hickory woo
SLICED FOOD SERVICE Dry-cured ham, obtained by salting and curing selected fresh bone-in hams from pork raised and slaughtered in Europe. Slow-cured for at least 400 days in the Parma region (Italy), using only natural products: pork ham and Mediterranean sea salt. After the curing process, the bone and rind are removed.
The King of Italian dry cured hams, Prosciutto di Parma is a highly controlled product, produced under strict Italian law which governs the size of leg to be used, where the legs come from, and what the hogs eat, among other strict considerations. Once the leg has been selected, it undergoes a salting stage that last for a few weeks. Next it is cleaned off to begin the curing process, which occurs in humidity and temperature controlled rooms replicating the fall, winter and spring seasons. This slow process is closely monitored to ensure that the legs are properly cured and that the end product measures up to the high standards established by Italian law. Prosciutto di Parma has an attractive rosy coloring, distinctive mild and delicate flavor, and a velvety smooth texture. It is a sophisticated, ready-to-eat and highly nutritious addition to any snack or meal. Enjoy a variety of meals including sandwiches, pastas and soups.
A blend of cracked pepper and fresh garlic combined with a medium grind of extra-lean pork give our genoa salame its aromatic mellowness. Hand-stuffed and slowly air-dried for two months, it`s the perfect addition to sandwiches, in an antipasto or as a topping on pizza. You can even slice it into a hearty country salad.