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Minnesota Fresh Bratwurst
Recipe By     : Professional Charcuterie
 Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
--------  ------------  --------------------------------
   5      pounds        pork butt -- trimmed of fat
   5      pounds        veal -- lean, all cuts
   1      pint          whole milk
   1      ounce         fine salt
   1      tablespoon    black pepper
   1      tablespoon    powdered dextrose
   1      teaspoon      ground mace
   1      teaspoon      ground coriander
   1      teaspoon      ground nutmeg
                        hog casings

Grind pork and veal through 3/8" plate. Chill for 1 hour in shallow pan. Mix spices into milk and stir to dissolve. Pour over meat and mix thoroughly. Stuff casings and tie off at 4". Refrigerate sausages overnight to develop flavor. Boil some beer and remove from heat. Add sausages and allow to stand 10-30 minutes before grilling.

*Powdered dextrose is also known as corn or priming sugar and can be found in homebrew supply shops.

Posted to the AZstarnet BBQ Mailing List by Kit Anderson <> on Apr 30, 1998.