The Iberico Shank is a flavorful, well-marbled cut from the lower portion of the pig's leg. Known for its tenderness and rich taste, the shank is perfect for slow-cooking methods such as braising or stewing. The acorn-fed diet of our Iberico pigs imparts a unique, deep flavor to the meat, making it an outstanding choice for your next culinary creation.
· Iberico Shank Braised with Star Anise: Slowly braise Iberico Shank with star anise, soy sauce, and a variety of spices for a tender, aromatic entrée.
· Iberico Shank Hot Pot: Prepare a communal hot pot meal featuring thinly sliced Iberico Shank, vegetables, and a flavorful broth.
· Red-Cooked Iberico Shank: Simmer Iberico Shank in a classic Chinese red-cooking sauce made with soy sauce, Shaoxing wine, and rock sugar for a rich, savory dish.
· Iberico Shank and Daikon Stew: Combine Iberico Shank with daikon radish in a soothing, slow-cooked stew that highlights the rich flavors of both ingredients.
· Spicy Sichuan Iberico Shank: Braise Iberico Shank with Sichuan peppercorns, dried chilies, and a mix of aromatic spices for a bold, spicy dish.
Acornseekers: Pioneering Iberico in the United States
Acornseekers is proud to be the pioneering company responsible for bringing the exceptional Iberico breed to the United States. Our journey began with a visionary endeavor to transport these prized pigs from their native Spain, enabling us to share the unparalleled quality of Iberico meat with American consumers.
As the leading producer of Iberico in the U.S., Acornseekers is committed to preserving the centuries-old traditions and practices that have defined Iberico production in Spain. Our free-range Iberico pigs are raised on abundant Texas pastures, where they enjoy the same diet of acorns and natural forage that their Spanish counterparts have thrived on for generations.
By meticulously adhering to these time-honored methods, Acornseekers ensures that our Iberico products retain the exceptional flavor, tenderness, and richness that have made them a culinary treasure worldwide. Our dedication to maintaining the highest quality standards and our unwavering commitment to sustainable and humane farming practices set us apart as a premier Iberico producer in the United States.
With Acornseekers, you can experience the exquisite taste and unparalleled quality of Iberico, all while supporting a pioneering, homegrown American company that remains true to the heritage and traditions of this remarkable breed.