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For Love of Lard

Coast Packing Company, a West Coast supplier of healthy animal fat shortenings, is holding the first-ever #LardLovers Recipe Contest. For more information, click here.


Have a favorite recipe that uses lard? Perhaps for a pie crust that people can’t stop raving about? Or a special bread or cookie recipe that friends and relatives swear by, thanks to the lard they may or may not know is in there? Maybe you’re the keeper of a family secret for a memorable fried chicken concoction or for mind-blowing tamales that never fail to wins hearts, minds and palates. Any unpublished lard-laden recipe – sweet and/or savory – is fair game.

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