Ham is product of our country spy, although produce ham,the country waits in foreign United States, Japan, Italy, Germany, but its quality, aroma and flavor are far be inferior to our country. The province of ham of our country production is more, the province city such as Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Shanghai, Yunnan, Sichuan, Hubei, Anhui, Guizhou, Jiangxi, Gansu Province, Taiwan produces ham. The breed of ham is various, but delimit without what unite kind, wraparound rise to be able to differentiate roughly by the following respects:
1, our country has 3 old famous ham: Originate in Zhejiang province " Jin Hua " ham, the Xuan Wei ham that Yunnan saves, the ham is like Gao that Jiangsu saves.
2, the manufacturing area cent that forms by the history, have south leg, north leg, cloud leg 3 kinds big. The Jin Hua that leg producing area saves in Zhejiang south, thoroughfare city, stage city, beautiful water, carry on is promoted, and other places of Hangzhou, Ning Bo, first what crop is the whole nation; Be like,boreal leg originates in Jiangsu Gao, be like east, east stage, peaceful starts one tape; Cloud leg originates in Yunnan Xuan Wei, meeting lustre, Qu Jing, mine, touch beneficial, clear to connect, close greatly, Yi fine, artful home, Lu Dian and Guizhou Province power peace, He Zhang, dish county and the Sichuan such as city of county, water are saved.
3, get a name in order to produce place of production: Outside dividing 3 old famous ham, have only then originate in the Jiang Cun on county of Zhejiang Dong Yang and the Jiang leg that gets a name, the crane that originates in Yunnan crane to celebrate a county celebrates round leg, originate in the leg of crown Ning Huo of Sichuan crown peaceful county, the ham satisfying peace of the county that satisfy peace, amount to the ham of the county that amount to a county, originate in the Exi ham of area of Hubei E Xi, originate in the ham bringing good fortune of county of river Xi'an blessing, originate in Guizhou Province the power peace ham of power peace county.
4, differ with complementary makings by treatment method and place, leaf having bamboo fumes a leg, fume leg, candy leg, sweet ham of sauce leg, plain flavour.
5, by treatment raw material differs the wind leg that divides useful pig foreleg to be machined for raw material, with the defend leg that dog hind leg machines, with the small ham that pigtail machines, via the ham do not have bone that machines after bone, it is the boar leg that raw material machines with boar hind leg.
6, by the early winter leg that casts cent of makings souse time to have souse Yu Chudong, of souse Yu Longdong wintry leg, souse Yu Lichun is the following early spring leg, cent of souse Yu Chun is the following evening spring leg.
7, build the appearance component after cutting treatment to become finished product with ham, have the bamboo leaf leg of bamboo leaf form, the lute leg of lute form, round leg of the circle, square dish of cross one's legs of form, still have what get a name with utility in addition, if in order to tastes the leg making tea of the edible when tea, have what break up packet outfit in order to produce ham to use again in recent years " break up special leg " .