Summer Sausage

Discussion in 'Sausage' started by nepas, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. nepas

    nepas Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    I also make my own Summer Sausage. These casings are called Hukki. Kinda a pain to work with but the women like the daisy pattern.

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  2. fpnmf

    fpnmf Smoking Guru OTBS Member

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    Holy guacamole!!!

    That is awesome!

    How long does it take to tie that?

    Show me how to do it please....
     
  3. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Nice lookin sausage Nepas. How easy does the casing peel off?
     
  4. pineywoods

    pineywoods Smoking Guru Staff Member Administrator Group Lead SMF Premier Member

    That's cool care to share your source for those casings?
     
  5. raptor700

    raptor700 Master of the Pit OTBS Member

  6. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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    Now those casings are cool but that link that raptor had it said that those were 45 bucks for them.
     
  7. nepas

    nepas Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    I get the Hukki in 50ft length right from the source (maker)

    The trick to the Hukki is to soak them for 30 mins in luke warm water with 1 tsp salt.
     
  8. jeffesonm

    jeffesonm Smoke Blower

    great looking sausage!
     
  9. realtorterry

    realtorterry Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

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  10. rbranstner

    rbranstner Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Sweet!
     
  11. fpnmf

    fpnmf Smoking Guru OTBS Member

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    Hahahahahahaha.... thanks for not telling me what a stupid question that was...

    I poked around the net and found out how it is done.

    I like the way it looks and will put this on my list of things to learn how to do.

     Craig
     
     
  12. beer-b-q

    beer-b-q Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Very impressive looking SS...
     
  13. coffee_junkie

    coffee_junkie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Those look great, I thought about going that route just to try it, but the casings are super expensive. One question I have is.....is there a clear colagan casing in addition to the "net"? Just wondering how you stuff that thing?
     
  14. nepas

    nepas Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    The net is over the synthetic casing. It comes in a 50ft compressed length open on both ends. You cut to the length you like, cut a loop for hanging and tie it to one end, then stuff from the open end and hog ring it. Its just like any other synthetic or protein lined casing, you gotta soak it before stuffing. I buy casings right from the manufacturer so they are cheaper.
     
     
  15. coffee_junkie

    coffee_junkie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Thanks!
     
     
  16. nepas

    nepas Smoking Guru Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    Seems like forever.
     
  17. soxfan79

    soxfan79 Fire Starter

    Looks very tasty! Nice job!
     

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