How can we profit iberico and serrano hams skin?

How can we profit iberico and serrano hams skin?

Ham and shoulder iberico bellota and serrano skin is the great forgotten at the time to consume or/and profit our ham. It is normally used to avoid overdry the ham but, did you know it can also be used and flavour enhancer or to make pig rinds? It is well known that...
The salting of Ibérico ham: the key of the salt

The salting of Ibérico ham: the key of the salt

The salting Ibérico ham process is one the most important steps in the elaboration process. This is a delicate process, which also gives character to the ham. This step is should be done very carefully, always under the control of a ham expert as the ham quality may...
How can we use serrano and ibérico bellota spanish ham bone?

How can we use serrano and ibérico bellota spanish ham bone?

Among gastronomy, cookers and gourmet fooding lovers; it is well known the bone of iberico de bellota and serrano hams is used to make soups, as lentil soup, as well as stews or ham jelly. Want to know more about how to use it? Bone is one of the most valued parts of...

Canned sardines and fish: a brief explanation

Sardines and anchovies are very appreciated in and outside Spain. I propose to get into the history of Sardinophilie or Sardines . Sometimes, sardines are used in idioms with not good fame . We use it as a comparison when we talk public transport or when it does need...

The best iberico ham for the MWC 2018 in Barcelona, the real “Pata negra”.

From Monday February 26th to Thursday March the 1st the GSMA Mobile World Congress 2018 takes place in Barcelona, as every year. This is currently considered th   So, what about enjoying a superb tasting of gourmet and ham during your stay in Barcelona? Come to...

Happy new year, with your beloved ones!

Jamonarium’s team wants to wish you a happy new year year 2018 and we want you to end this year 2017 as worthy: with a good spanish ham and a good wine. We would like to see you around during the next year, we will be very happy to keep helping you and bring you...

How to preserve and consume your ham?

To preserve different sort of foods may suppose a big deal. Some in the fridge, some others outside … What a mess! Something similar happens with hams. Depending on the format of the ham (whole, boneless or sliced), the ways of preserving it may vary. In order...

When did we started to eat nougat on christmas?

There is no more typical-Christmas food than nougat. Nutty, chocolate, classic… and more. Each time, the nougat is more consumed throughout the year (like ice cream), it has always been a Christmas-food reference and its different festivities. As many things, It...

Where does the idea of Christmas Hampers come from?

There are customs that we preserve, convinced that they are typical for our land and Spanish culture. A strong tradition at this time is that of giving away customers, employees or friends a basket full of food and drinks. It is the famous and expected...

Sorts of Iberian Ham: we clear it up

Every Iberian ham is normally known as Jamón de Jabugo or Jamón de Pata Negra without taking into account the purity of the pig’s breed. We’re sorry to break your knowledge down, but it isn’t as it seems. Beforehand, it is not easy to distinguish...

Pâté and foie gras: Differences and similarities

We love appetizers, and what about you? Going out to drink some wine with some good toasts or some delicious appetizers is one of the best pleasures for your palate. With the arrival of the autumn and the different celebrations by these days, some appetizers are the...

Health: Did you know about manchego cheese as a protein resource?

Manchego cheese is one of best cheese manufactured in Spain, since it is delicious and very healthy. Manchego cheese is very healthy per its nutritional values, which contribute to our organism in many and very different ways. But,  did you know cheese is a...

How to choose your perfect ham holder? Over-table or wall ham holder?

With the arrival of winter, festivities and christmas holidays we love enjoying the best fooding products as hams. The quality of the ham may depend of the cut of ham. Although it seems something insignificant and even nonsense, ham holder has a very important role....

Peppers and Mediterranean diet. Why are they so important?

Peppers are one of the main summer ingredients. Cooked or raw, both ways are delicious. With fresh,or cooked meals, with fish or meat… This ingredient is as versatile as it fits with everything. The Mediterranean diet is well-known per its huge benefits for our...

The best places to eat tapas in Castellón

Every excuse is good to eat some tapas, isn’t it? To go our for lunch or dinner, it is the perfect plan: eat some tapas with refreshing beers. If we can do it close to the beach, this plan becomes irresistible. We can find many big cities where to go taping...

Conservas Dardo: the best tuna for this summer.

During the summer, we prefer to eat fresh and light meals, aren’t we? If those meals are easy to prepare and bringing them to the pool or the beach, even better. We don’t know what about you, but we thing tuna is the most recurrent ingredientfor the summer...

Ham “DO Dehesas Extremeñas”: hams with entity.

When we talk about ham D.Os in Spain, the first things we came up with are “Salamanca”, “Jabugo” and “Teruel”. We all agree those three words are highly linked to D.O. ham s in Spain, but there is a world around them. By this post,...

Sobrassada: a Balearic delicacy

Sausages are delicious, right? In sandwich, with some bread, some others with anything else… but today we are going to talk about a different sausage. I give you some clues: No sausage is spead, but this one does. It comes from Balearic Islands, exactly in...

“Spanish Ham Master” experience: a different tasting in Barcelona.

There exists different sort of tastings. We can find wine, ham, oil tastings… and if we will search, we would find many more. When we travel, there’s nothing better to try best area products, to learn more about its culture. If you are from the...
“Maladúa” the world’s most expensive ham

“Maladúa” the world’s most expensive ham

“Maladúa” the world’s most expensive ham costs 4,100€ a leg. No doubt Spanish Brand “Dehesa Maladúa” is the world’s most expensive ham. it was recently prized with the charcuterie world’s equivalent of an Oscar in Biofach – Nuremberg. The Europe’s leading...
Spain, a food country. 15 dishes of Spanish cuisine you have to try

Spain, a food country. 15 dishes of Spanish cuisine you have to try

The potatoes omelette. A very simple and typical of all Spanish territory. It is said that comes from Navarra, but the truth is that it can not be attributed to a particular place and you can enjoy it anywhere. With or without onion is its main variant, and convenient...
Iberian ham and wine: the best ally to lose weight

Iberian ham and wine: the best ally to lose weight

The word “diet” it was always the equivalent to be starving, summer time, bikini… But not always the results go attached to the “effort” word. Some specialist indicated that, adding a glass of wine and serrano or iberian ham to your diet, it helps to lose weight....
Where to eat the best ham in Madrid

Where to eat the best ham in Madrid

Madrid became a city characterized by diversity. Here becomes the saying “if you want, you have it”. Often such diversity makes difficult to find a new bar and the feeling in quicksand and resign ourselves to return to the usual bar. Madrid is a place...