4 Pork Hocks
4 cloves garlic
salt and pepper and bayleafmeasures conversion [+]
Wash meat well.
Place in fairly large and deep pot and cover hocks with cold water.
Bring to a boil and skim the top with metal spoon.
Add 4 cloves garlic, onion, salt and pepper and bayleaf.
Cover and simmer, about 4 hours until meat falls away from bones easily.
Strain the stock.
Remove meat from bones and cut into pieces.
Place meat in a glass casserole.
Crush the last 2 garlic cloves and add to the meat.
Skim off grease setting on the stock and pour over meat.
Stir and leave uncovered until cool.
Cover and refrigerate until set.
There may be a little fat settled on top.
Scrape fat off before serving.
Evelyn Jepson, Stella TimmsRecipe category: Appetizers > Meat