Tag: Mangalitsa

This Sheep-Pig Produces the World’s Greatest Bacon, Probably

January 15, 2014 // 10:50 am

So apparently, a sheep-pig exists. Otherwise known as the Mangalitsa, this animal was first bred as an experiment in the nineteenth century to produce more lard-laced meat, and the result was a pig with the body of a porker and the curly-haired coat of a sheep.

Mangalitsas are…