Cotechino bianco

Valchiavenna and Valtellina (Sondrio) Lombardy

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Typical Product Valchiavenna and Valtellina (Sondrio).

To be consumed after cooking raw sausage composed of pork rind and minced spiced, stuffed into beef casings.

It appears as strands of 13-15 cm long, 5-6 cm in diameter, 180 grams of weight.

Other sizes are possible, however, more rare.

The outer surface is a clear, almost white, as the dough is soft with a tendency to rattle.

INGREDIENTS
Rind
Salt
Pepper
Garlic
Aromas of variable composition from manufacturer to manufacturer
Gut: natural beef with a diameter of 50-60 mm

STAGES OF PROCESS
Peeling of the rind
Grinding medium grain pigskin
Preparation of tanning
Adding the tanning
Mixing until homogeneous dough
Transfer to the bagging machine
Bagging
Slur
AUTHOR
17/03/2006 – Paolo Boni