Spanish Ham: Jamón Serrano and Jamón Ibérico

Spanish Ham

  Every restaurant in Spain (except for the few vegetarian places) serves ham. Not just any ham, not thick slices of Virginia country ham, nor Italian prosciutto style—no, the ham in Spain has its own very distinct flavor and tradition. Spaniards take great pride in their Jamón Serrano and Jamón Ibérico. On a recent visit to Madrid, we tasted ham in crusty rolls, ham in tapas snacks, ... Read Full Article