Black pig pork has risen in popularity lately, and it’s easy to see why. This delicious meat features a slightly sweeter flavor than that of white pig pork and pairs especially well with certain seasonings, sauces and sides. If you want to find out more about this new variety of pig, check out these great recipes featuring black pig pork.
1. SOPPRESSATA SALAMI
We would never have thought of using a pig and some herbs to make delicious meat, but this recipe proves that it really is possible. This pork salami is not only delicious, but it’s also an amazing way to use up your vegetable scraps, too.
2. WHOLE BONE-IN HAM
We’ve never seen a ham quite like this before. This recipe uses a whole ham, so you can make the most of the meat, skin and fat. Just ensure that you get a nice glaze on it as well to bring out all of its natural flavors.
3. WHOLE BONELESS HAM
If you prefer your hams to be bony, the whole boneless ham is a great choice. It’s simmered in a flavorful tomato sauce and then placed under the grill until it’s cooked through. The result is a delicious ham that’s full of flavor and not too dry.
4. HOT SAUSAGE LINKS 4/2 OZ
These links are a great way to incorporate black pig pork into your everyday meals. Just cook these links in a pan and serve them with a side of pasta or some grilled vegetables.
5. RACK OF PORK
The beautifully soft and tender meat is enjoyed in this Japanese dish. The meat is cooked on skewers and then placed under a grill so that it gets nice and crispy. It’s safe to eat without fat or skin, so that means you can enjoy every bite of this dish.
6. PORCHETTA ROAST
This Italian tradition is making its way over to the United States, and it’s an amazing way to cook pork. This recipe uses a whole pig’s belly and then slow cooks it until the meat is tender. After that, it’s served with mashed potatoes and vegetables for a delicious meal your family will love.
7. AMERICAN KUROBUTA PORK SHANK
This shank has been slow cooked and then placed under a grill to caramelize the meat. It’s served with a side of sweet potatoes to make one of the most delicious meals you’ll have all year.
8. AMERICAN KUROBUTA PORK TENDERLOIN
This tenderloin is served with some delicious vegetables for a meal your family will love. The meat is really tasty, and the vegetables are cooked in the same sauce to create one of the most flavorful meals you’ll ever have.