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#8138497 - 10/08/13 Sausage in Muslin?
Stoneybroke Offline
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Registered: 11/25/03
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Loc: PA
Made some summer sausage with a friend this weekend. 80% venison and 20% lean pork with LEM seasoning. After grinding and seasoning, we stuffed meat into muslin bags-about 3-4 pounds per bag. (Never heard of using muslin.) Anyway we smoked with apple & hickory for 8 hours and internal temp of 160-165. After removing the cloth, sausage is very good, but has a hard smoked rind that I must cut off. Wondering if I could cold smoke for 2-3 hours then move the meat to a 200 degree oven to finish? Also, curious if anyone here has used cloth as casing/

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#8139363 - 10/08/13 Re: Sausage in Muslin? [Re: Stoneybroke]
atvalaska Offline
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Registered: 01/13/10
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Loc: 907novacancy
been down that road...i stuff them in 1" colagen cases then smoke.....and eat'em like hunt sticks .
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#8149231 - 10/11/13 Re: Sausage in Muslin? [Re: Stoneybroke]
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muslin sausage casing is not uncommon.

Simple search yielded several sources.


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