For a simple summer meal, this smoked pork loin is perfect when quickly heated in a pan or browned on a grill. Kasseler is a popular German preparation of pork, and it refers to any meat that has been smoked and cured in a salt brine. Since it comes out of this process ready-to-eat, you won’t have to work very hard–and if you order online, we’ll even deliver it to your door.
Just as we love reversible clothing and cell phones with cameras and calculators, we love Schinkenspeck for its versatility and functionality–and, is it not fun to say?! For those unfamiliar with this particular variety of cured, smoked pork, think of Schinkenspeck as somewhere between ham and bacon; sliced thinly, it takes on the delicious virtues of proscuitto.
Inspired by Tom Robbins’ impassioned defense of beets in his 1984 novel, Jitterbug Perfume, we thought it fit to publicly endorse one of our own favorite comestibles, that is, of course, bacon.