Knusprige Schweinshaxe Mit Rotkrautsalat (Roast Pork Knuckle With Red Cabbage Slaw)

Knusprige Schweinshaxe Mit Rotkrautsalat (Roast Pork Knuckle With Red Cabbage Slaw)

Pork knuckles are without a doubt one of the most loved comfort food by those in the know.
No matter if roasted, braised,  soused , served whole or cut-up in stew’s, prepared any which way – pork knuckles rock ! 🙂
The one featured today is probably the most simple, yet also the best version.
Seasoned with only kosher salt, then braised until very tender and finally roast until super crisp, it is a perfect example of how a great ingredient can easily be transformed into a world-class dish with just a little time and a lot of love 🙂
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Knusprige Schweinshaxe Mit Rotkrautsalat (Roast Pork Knuckle With Red Cabbage Slaw)

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Knusprige Schweinshaxe Mit Rotkrautsalat (Roast Pork Knuckle With Red Cabbage Slaw)

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Knusprige Schweinshaxe Mit Rotkrautsalat (Roast Pork Knuckle With Red Cabbage Slaw)

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Preparation :
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2 comments

  1. Great cut … my wife and I both use it extensively. It is funny that the German is ‘Haxe’ and you translate it as ‘knuckle’. That *is* a common word for the cut but, here, we call it the ‘hock’ … obviously a cognate.

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    1. Hi John,
      Hock and knuckle – same thing.
      Shank – same thing, with a longer bone.
      Butt is the American word for the whole FRONT leg (as strange as that is ) 🙂
      Please note that lately, young cooks and “Chefs” mix-up the proper words because of lack of real professional training.
      Because of a million and one websites and other posts, proper labeling of cuts, especially in the USA, has mostly gone the way of the manual typewriter.
      You can still find it and use it, but………..
      Cheers 🙂

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