- Hickory smoked bacon
- Acorn-fed, 100% Ibérico pork from Spain
- Nutty, smoky, melt-in-your-mouth
- Cured and smoked in Kentucky
- Size - 14 oz/396 gr - About 12 slices per package
Experience the ultimate in bacon! Acorn-fed Ibérico pork belly from Spain is hand-rubbed with salt and slow smoked over hickory in a Kentucky smokehouse. The result is a rich, crunchy bacon full of smoky, nutty flavor. We challenge you to find a better bacon anywhere.
The secret to this bacon's flavor is the free-range, acorn-fed Ibérico de Bellota pork only found in Spain. This diet of sweet acorns makes the fats in Ibérico de Bellota pork antioxidant-rich, more like extra virgin olive oil than any other fat. This bacon will literally melt in your mouth.
We import whole Ibérico de Bellota pork bellies from Spain and send them to a small smokehouse in Kentucky. There the pork is hand-rubbed with salt and slowly smoked over hickory wood. The result is the perfect marriage of flavors, nutty, smoky and meltingly delicious.
A little background on Ibérico de Bellota pork - Ibérico pigs are native to Spain and are found nowhere else. The luckiest Ibérico pigs live an idyllic life on the dehesa forests of southwest Spain, where the feast on huge amounts of sweet acorns, 'bellotas' in Spanish - thus their pork is called Ibérico de Bellota. The combination of free-ranging exercise and a rich diet of antioxidant-packed acorns make this the finest pork in the world.
You will receive approximately 12 slices of bacon per pack. Keep refrigerated and cook within a few days of opening.
Iberico de Bellota pork, salt, sugar and sodium nitrite.
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