Pork Butt: Where Does It Come From?

I know it’s been a while in coming, but here it is—the next installment of our pork cuts series. Today I’d like to talk about the front portion of the hog, specifically the shoulder and the shank. Let’s begin with the pork shoulder, also referred to as

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Summer’s Last Hurrah!

Labor Day weekend is here! To celebrate the end of Summer, most of us will fire up the grill and fill our tables with the tried-and-true classics. BBQ, coleslaw, baked beans, mac-and-cheese, and chips and dips will be plentiful.  Most of us will and cook and eat

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