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Jamón Ibérico (Iberico Ham)

Iberico Ham

Jamón Ibérico is cured ham from Spain and Portugal.

It must be produced from pigs that are minimum 75% Black Iberian.

Pairing Suggestions

Sherry (Spain)
Cava (Spain)
Ribera del Duero (Spain)
Rioja Crianza (Spain)
Dry Lambrusco (Italy)

Other Excellent Alternatives

Champagne (France)
Prosecco (Italy)
Sekt (Germany)


Jamón Ibérico is best known for a sweet and nutty flavor.

It pairs best with Sherry.

Great also with a rich Spanish Cava, fruity Ribera del Duero or a light Rioja Crianza with good acidity.

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