Fish-Bacon Sausage

Fish sausages taste better if bacon or fatty pork trimmings are added.

MeatsMetricUS
Raw fish750 g1.65 lb.
Pork belly250 g0.55 lb.
Ingredients per 1000g (1 kg) of meat
Salt18 g3 tsp
Cure 11.5 g1/4 tsp
White pepper3.0 g1½ tsp
Ginger, ground0.5 g⅓ tsp
Nutmeg1.0 g1/2 tsp
Fresh parsley, chopped10.0 g1 cup
Onion powder6.0 g2 ½ tsp
Lemon zest (peel), grated¼ lemon¼ lemon
Egg1 egg1 egg
Instructions
  1. Grind boneless, skinless chunks of fish through 1/4 (6 mm) grinder plate. Fish should be partially frozen for easy grind. Grind bacon with the same plate.
  2. Mix ground meat with all ingredients.
  3. Stuff into 28-32 mm hog casings.
  4. Cook in water at 80º C (176º F) for about 30 minutes.
  5. Refrigerate.
Notes

To make zest, lightly grate the outside of a lemon. Do not grate the bitter white pith under skin.

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