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Old 03-05-2010, 09:37 AM   #1
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Ham, flavor Question

What gives Cured Ham it's unique flavor?

I know there is lots of salt, and the Pink comes from the Nitrates for curing..

But what gives it that Wonderful strange flavor?...

I had a Big, City Ham Steak last night and just loved it..

so just Wondering..

Eric, Austin Tx.

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