PeQu Acorn-Fed Iberian Pork End of Loin (Cabezada o Mogote de Cerdo Iberico de Bellota)

The "mogote" or "cabezada" is the end of the loin. Its shape is triangular and it is in craneal position. It share with loin the same muscles. It is a delicious cut with plenty of intramuscular and intermuscular fat perfect to be cooked grilled, roasted or fried.
This meat comes from Iberian Acorn-Fed porks that roam freely in the meadows"Dehesas".
It weights about 450 grs per piece. Frozen item.

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Iberian pork is an important content of monounsaturated fatty acids, especially oleic acid. Should Always choose food with a low-fat, although, in the diet is so important to the quality of fats as the amount.
The content of oleic acid in olive oil or avocado is known by most people. Their presence is not as known in the Iberian pork, rich in monounsaturated fatty acids, mainly in oleic acid, whose proportion in total fat, is higher than 45%.
Iberian pork is a complete food for inclusion in the overall diet, as it provides protein, zinc and iron of high bioavailability, and vitamins of group B. This type of meat remains one of the most important food for all population groups, as it is a good source of protein of excellent quality.
Lean pork, like pork tenderloin, only has 3.4% of total fat, the same content as a chicken thigh and nearly half the fresh tuna. Moreover, most of it is fat quality: 38% of the fat is oleic acid and more than 17% are polyunsaturated fatty acids.
Iberian pork, by their very nature, is considered within the group of white meat, because of their white fiber content and lower in fat and collagen. This means that it is a lean meat, moderate in calories and easy digestibility, and reduced saturated fatty acid content.
Therefore, the consumption of iberian pork is a healthy diet.

El mogote o cabezada del lomo es la parte anterior del lomo . Es un exquisito corte de unos 450 gramos con mucha grasa intramuscular e intermuscular idónea para prepararla a la brasa, plancha, frita o asada. Producto congelado. Precio por kilo.

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Price: $12.90

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