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Guide for Buying Jamon Iberico

Guide for Buying Jamon Iberico Everything you need to know when buying Iberico Ham The most fascinating part of Jamon Iberico is the fact that every Jamon is different. There are different categories, different textures, flavours and costings associated with these variations. For an untrained eye, this may seem a little overwhelming and you may […]

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How Long Does Chorizo Last?

How Long Does Chorizo Last? Depending on which type of Chorizo you buy, depends on how long the product will last. You can buy Chorizo whole or in small vacuum packed sleeves- each will last for different lengths of time. We also sell the finest cured meats which are made from the finest Jamon Iberico […]

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5 Best Ways to Eat Iberico Ham?

5 Best Ways to Eat Iberico Ham? The taste of Iberico Ham is one that needs to be cherished, respected and only enhanced. To mask your Jamon with other flavours would only waste the hard achieved nuances in the most appreciated cured meat that comes out of Spain! If you are Scottish, it is like drinking […]

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How long does Vacuum Packed Iberico Ham last?

How long does Vacuum Packed Iberico Ham last? Like all cured meats, Iberico ham has a much longer expiration date than you might expect. When it comes to getting the most out of every slice of Jamon Iberico or Paleta Iberica, it is essential that the right environment is created. During the curation process, the […]

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What makes Iberico Ham and Iberico Ham Shoulder different?

Jamon Iberico ‘Iberico Ham’ The Jamon Iberico is the back leg of the pig and is larger than the ‘Paleta Iberica’ (Iberico Shoulder). As the ham is larger, it changes the distribution and quality of the meat- compared to the Iberico Ham shoulder, the ham has a less intermuscular fat content.   Taste and Texture Iberico Ham ‘Jamon Iberico’ due to its size, has a longer curing process. This matures […]

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Pata Negra: The Finest Iberian Ham

Pata Negra: The Finest Iberian Ham A taste of the very best Iberian Ham available is an easy way to change anyone’s appreciation of Spanish cured Ham. It has an intense smokey flavour and a delicate soft texture; this Iberian Ham melts in your mouth. The fat on the Jamon has a gentle milky texture […]

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Spanish Ham Types: The Classification of Iberico Ham

Spanish Ham Types: The Classification of Iberico Ham Iberico Ham can come in many different shapes and sizes. The quality and characteristic of  Jamon Iberico are determined by the production and treatment of the Iberian Black Pig. It is very important to classify the Iberico Ham by quality and production. Introduced in 2014,  each certified category of […]

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Iberico Ham For Christmas

Iberico Ham For Christmas Why do Spanish People Eat Iberico Ham at Christmas? In Spain, it is a big tradition to buy an Iberico Ham for Christmas. Just like in the UK, Christmas is time to celebrate with your loved ones and indulge in the best meal of the year. While Spain is certainly as cold […]

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Why Is Spain So Obsessed With Pork?

Visit Spain, and you’ll see a pig leg hanging in almost every shop and restaurant window. And it’s true that a big part of the reason why this is the case is that Spanish people are generally pretty obsessed with anything that comes from a pig. However there’s also a different, slightly darker reason why […]

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