Meat The Expert: Larry Schubert

“Meat” Larry Schubert, who founded Schubert’s Packing Co., Inc. in Millstadt Illinois, a farming town located 20 minutes east of St. Louis.  “We opened the doors in 1978 and we had nothing to lose.  We just bought a house and had a new baby.  Our first daughter was born Jan 30th and I quit my job on Jan 31st.”  He’s a … Read More

Panko Crusted Pork Cutlet ‘Sammy

I can’t explain why but, sometimes you just want a piping! hot, delicious sandwich.  Maybe it’s our primal instinct to eat with our hands? (although some would argue the best sandwiches, or ‘sammys, definitely require the use of utensils)  The “on-the-go-ness” convenience of foodstuff itself?  The endless combinations or ease thereof?  Or is it the ability to easily create a balanced ratio of carbs, protein, dairy, … Read More

Crockpot Pulled Pork

Pulled Pork is usually made from a cut from the shoulder and it often called – you guessed it – Pork Shoulder.  But beware, like an elusive con man, this cut of red meat has many aliases – it is also known as  Pork “Butt” (yum, appetizing!), Boston Pork Roast (it is de-boned and wrapped with butcher twine), and Picnic Roast, to … Read More