One of the glorious foods that many people find unfamiliar and at the same time unusual is the head cheese. While its name implies that it is a food made out of a cheese, it is actually a food that is made from the meat of an animal which in most cases is made from pork. Although many people would think this recipe only requires the meaty parts of an animal, it can also be prepared using the less meaty parts of the animal such as the head itself. Also through this recipe, the head of the animal is cooked in the best and most delicious way possible.
Head cheese is a popular dish in many European as well as Asian countries and is usually served during feasts or special occasions. Using the head to make a dish is actually one of the greatest kitchen challenges ever and only a few recipes could actually work with this ingredient as mentioned in the Owen Simple Healthy Blog. However for this article, we will discuss all the things you need to know about head cheese and how you can actually go about making one.