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SALAMI - What do you like? What producers?

#1 Post by Thomas Keim » March 7th, 2019, 11:32 am

Greetings everyone -

Doing a little research on different Salami producers in the United States, and was wondering who and what do you like?

I love Salumi in Seattle, but who else are you a fan of? What Salami do you prefer from your favorite producer?

Much thanks in Advance -
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#2 Post by John Davis » March 7th, 2019, 12:09 pm

These people are great and they produce great stuff. https://www.smokinggoose.com

I’ve recommended them here before and used to sell their products.

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#3 Post by cjsavino » March 7th, 2019, 12:50 pm

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#4 Post by TR Barry » March 7th, 2019, 1:09 pm

I'm a sucker for Salumi, so happy to see it on your list. Another favorite locally is Olympia Provisions ( https://www.olympiaprovisions.com ), located in Portland and worth a visit to their restaurants if you're in town.
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#5 Post by John Draper » March 7th, 2019, 2:52 pm

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#6 Post by Michael Ferris » March 7th, 2019, 4:00 pm

John Draper wrote:
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www.salumebeddu.com
These guys. My hometown too!

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#7 Post by Anton D » March 7th, 2019, 7:36 pm

My wife is a huge salami fan.

She says Fra’ Mani and Olli Salumeria really know how to swing the meat. Firm, but moist and creamy texture. The aroma wafts of the shaft off the salami as the casing is slowly, so slowly removed.

Olli has a ‘cooler’ taste, Fra’ Mani is too stiff at refrigerator temperature and needs some time to warm up. Then, pop it in your mouth and let your tongue soften the fat so it coats the meat right there in your mouth.

You’ll keep asking for more, telling your server, “Yeah, that’s the stuff! Keep it coming.”

She says you should try both at the same time.
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#8 Post by Anton D » March 7th, 2019, 7:44 pm

Some of the line is Spoofy, but makes a good variety for a party...

https://www.creminelli.com/salami

The “wine infused” line is fun to eat while drinking the corresponding wine. Stunt salami, so to speak.
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#9 Post by Thomas Keim » March 8th, 2019, 10:18 am

Thanks everyone! - We do a Charcuterie plate at our brewery, and I am looking for different salami producers to put in rotation -

Awesome suggestions -
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#10 Post by M.Kaplan » March 8th, 2019, 10:28 am

Also check out Charlitos Cocina

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#11 Post by Cameron Hughes » March 11th, 2019, 4:40 pm

Hi Thomas - check out what Tony Incontro is doing at Incontro cured. His Mangalitsa pork and wagyu beef salume (The Gladiator) is dynamite and everything else I have had is really good. https://incontrocured.com/products.

He's just getting started but I think maybe products available via mail?

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#12 Post by Craig G » March 11th, 2019, 11:16 pm

Fatted Calf caters the Ridge events. They are always good.
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#13 Post by T@ntina A » March 12th, 2019, 7:00 am

I've ordered a variety of stuff from https://www.olympiaprovisions.com/ and it is really good.

I know this isn't salami but have you tried this? It is amazing. It's a meat spread you can put on bread or crackers (although there are plenty of recipes you can use it in also). I usually put it out with cheese and crackers when I am hosting something and it gets devoured! https://laquercia.us/cuts_specialties_Nduja_Americana

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#14 Post by Bdklein » March 12th, 2019, 12:22 pm

Anton D wrote:
March 7th, 2019, 7:36 pm
My wife is a huge salami fan.

Does she know you posted this? (My apologies in advance if over the line ).
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#15 Post by Anton D » March 12th, 2019, 12:54 pm

Cameron Hughes wrote:
March 11th, 2019, 4:40 pm
Hi Thomas - check out what Tony Incontro is doing at Incontro cured. His Mangalitsa pork and wagyu beef salume (The Gladiator) is dynamite and everything else I have had is really good. https://incontrocured.com/products.

He's just getting started but I think maybe products available via mail?

Best,
Cameron
Thank you for that!

I bookmarked the site, waiting for his online store!
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#16 Post by Bill Buitenhuys » March 12th, 2019, 2:20 pm

The Gin and Juice salami from Smoking Goose is one of our faves. Mole salami from Salumi is pretty wonderful too.
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#17 Post by David K o l i n » March 12th, 2019, 3:00 pm

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#18 Post by Craig G » March 12th, 2019, 3:06 pm

Bill Buitenhuys wrote:
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Mole salami from Salumi is pretty wonderful too.
It must take quite a few moles to make a salami.
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#20 Post by Adam G » March 12th, 2019, 8:03 pm

Seconding Creminelli. Delicious stuff and a range from more traditional versions to a few more out there things. If you want to go full Utah, pair it with Beehive Cheese.
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#21 Post by Jay Miller » March 15th, 2019, 5:55 pm

Columbus Crespone is great

https://www.munchist.com/shop/shop/colu ... oz-salame/

I usually buy it at Murray’s.
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#22 Post by Thomas Keim » March 16th, 2019, 1:14 pm

Awesome you guys - I am going to look into every single one of them - thanks!

One we are having great success with is a selection of salami from UNDERGROUND MEATS of Madison Wisconsin - their Acht Worscht German styled salami is just terrific -
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#23 Post by Jay Miller » May 30th, 2020, 8:29 am

Thomas Keim wrote:
March 16th, 2019, 1:14 pm
Awesome you guys - I am going to look into every single one of them - thanks!

One we are having great success with is a selection of salami from UNDERGROUND MEATS of Madison Wisconsin - their Acht Worscht German styled salami is just terrific -
I was thinking of ordering from Murray’s and remembered his thread. What ended up being your favorites?
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#24 Post by Thomas Keim » May 30th, 2020, 8:47 am

Jay Miller wrote:
May 30th, 2020, 8:29 am
Thomas Keim wrote:
March 16th, 2019, 1:14 pm
Awesome you guys - I am going to look into every single one of them - thanks!

One we are having great success with is a selection of salami from UNDERGROUND MEATS of Madison Wisconsin - their Acht Worscht German styled salami is just terrific -
I was thinking of ordering from Murray’s and remembered his thread. What ended up being your favorites?
Hi Jay - Red Table Meats in Minneapolis is wonderful - https://www.redtablemeatco.com/
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#25 Post by Jay Miller » May 30th, 2020, 8:55 am

Thanks! I just ordered a Pork queen and a salbando to try.
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#26 Post by Zachary Ross » May 31st, 2020, 8:55 am

I grew up with and am super partial to Molinari salami, from San Francisco. Pork-based. I also love their finocchiona salami and their hot coppa.
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