E. said: I got Salumi together with Charcuterie, by the same authors. by Ellie Topp Food in Jars by Marisa McClellan Charcuterie by Michael Ruhlman. Ruhlman, coauthor of The French Laundry Cookbook, and Polcyn, an expert charcuterie instructor at Schoolcraft College in Livonia, Michigan. The Hardcover of the Charcuterie: The Craft of Salting, Smoking, and Curing by Michael Ruhlman, Brian Polcyn, Yevgenity Solovyev | at.

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For his second book, The Making of a ChefRuhlman enrolled in the Culinary Institute of America, completing the course, to produce a first-person account — of the techniques, personalities, and mindsets — of culinary education at the prestigious chef’s school.

Charcuterie: The Craft of Salting, Smoking, and Curing by Michael Ruhlman

Interaction promotes learning, and conversation builds relationships. Lists with This Book. Aug 03, Glenn L. I immediately started to red this book. Never pass up an excuse to corn beef. This book is a must-have for the dedicated home chef looking to up their game and at least a must-read for the novice home sausage maker looking for a solid reference to get started from. Probably sells a lot of meat grinders and smokers, chuckle.

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Charcuterie: The Craft of Salting, Smoking, and Curing

Refrigerate, turning the belly and redistributing the cure every other day, for 7 days, until the meat is firm to the touch. Apr 28, Marleene rated it liked it. Dec 06, Kathy rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Some recipes are more complicated than others, or require more in the way of specifics – but there are plenty of recipes to choose from.


Both are pretty easy, although take a lot of calendar time to allow for curing or fermentation. References to this work on external resources.

He is the author of 11 books, and is best known for his work about and in collaboration with American chefs, as well as other works of non-fiction. But also potentially demanding in terms of one’s commitment to putting in the time to create quality food. Charcuterie – a culinary specialty that originally referred to the creation of pork products such as salami, sausages and prosciutto – is true food craftsmanship, the art of turning preserved food into items of beauty and taste.

This is a very well written and comprehensively researched book. For a full discussio I got Salumi together with Charcuterie, by the same authors. As noted by others, a good primer on sausage making, including bacon, terrines, etc. You could make a brine if you feel more comfortable with that. He lives in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.

Fun book just to read. Thomas Keller Foreword Members. I have referred to Rytek’s book as the bible in the past but would suggest Ruhlman and Polcyn’s work here as a better starting point for the initiate.

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Reviews for the book were overwhelmingly positive. Feb 19, Jo Schnittman rated it it was amazing. Ruhlman grew up in Cleveland and was educated at University School a private boys’ day school in Cleveland and at Duke University, graduating from the latter in Many of the recipes are a bit out of my reach, I don’t have smoking equipment and my climate doesn’t really give me a place to hang meat to try, but I’ve actually made a few of the recipes including salt pork, corned beef and fermented dill pickles.


The recipes don’t require specialized equipment and assume that the cook has access to a food processor, stand mixer, meat grinder and an oven. Let cool slightly, and when the belly is cool enough to handle but still warm, cut the skin off by sliding a sharp knife between the fat and the skin, leaving as much fat on the bacon as micheal.

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I am most familiar with the techniques and recipes for fresh and smoked sausages and enjoy their treatment here. Goodreads helps ruhpman keep track of books you want to read.