Joselito hams and shoulders are unique pieces, from the Guijuelo area, in Salamanca. They are called «the best hams in the world» and the Joselito pieces are unique in the market. Do you want to know why? 

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Happy pigs

The happy pigs with which the pieces of Joselito ham and shoulder are made live in complete freedom in the pastures located in Salamanca. The pigs are fed with acorns and natural grasses, which makes both the ham and the shoulder so aromatic and of such a pleasant flavor. They have an area of ​​3 hectares per pig, promoting physical exercise of the pig and where they graze. The combination of acorns and grasses provide numerous health benefits.

Health benefits

As we have commented previously, the consumption of ham has numerous benefits for our health. They help to decrease LDL cholesterol and raise good HDL cholesterol. It is also rich in vitamin E and proteins, and contributes to the reduction of triglycerides. Joselito hams do not contain preservatives, neither colorings, additives, gluten or lactose.

Sustainability certificated

Joselito has several certificates of sustainability of the meadows, considered microclimates of vital importance for biodiversity. It is committed to sustainable and environmentally friendly livestock models, which contributes to the maintenance and creation of forests and reforestation of pastures.

Are you looking to buy Joselito ham or shoulder? Here we leave you our selection of Joselito products. See you next time