Shiner Smokehouse Spicy Jalapeno and Cheddar Smoked Sausage

The good folks at Shiner sent me a nice variety pack of their products and while I planned to start some reviews later this month, I tend to get ahead of myself whenever jalapeno and cheddar “meat”. So I jumped right in sampled their Spicy Jalapeno and Cheddar smoked sausage.

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Bourque’s Pork Boudin

We recently received a shipment of various smoked sausage and boudin from Borque Specialties in Port Barre La (thanks guys!). I’ve started making my way through some of their fine sausage products but after sampling their boudin, I knew that it was going to be the first product we reviewed for the site.

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Italian Sausage with Goat Milk Cheddar by the Maestro Sausage Company

We have already reviewed a couple of Maestro Sausage Company products (see here and here) and in my book, their hot italian sausage is hands down one of the top 2 or 3 italian sausages in the country. Do what you need to do to get a case for your next get together. Today we’re …

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Maestro Sausage Company Hot Italian Sausage by Pontrelli and Laricchia

I want four things from my Italian Hot sausage. 1) Fresh pork flavor 2) Nice heat 3) Nice fennel 4) No gristle or other non meat products. While that seems simple enough, I’ve had far to many Italian Hot Sausages that failed to deliver on what would seem to be the fundamentals of a decent …

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