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noun A nonmedical term for muscle, flesh; resolve of will, strength of character.
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Testa, or head cheese, is made from the tongue, cheeks, and other parts of the animal's head; hence, the name.
Arthur Calsbeek, of Sibley, Iowa, sent in a request for a head cheese recipe that does not include vinegar.
That old, nasty pig's head was used for head cheese.
That is, we've tried to cram every possible function (knowledge, planning, entertainment, communication) into it, slicing and then packing all kinds of combinations between its covers, It's no wonder some software resembles head cheese when you look at the coding inside.
Chuck Viane, head cheese for Mouse House distribution, is a bit more upbeat.
We target an adult crowd, combining the food and drink aspect with a wide spectrum of games," says Rob White, director of operations, whose business card lists his title as XS Head Cheese.
Changewater Letters and Federal Soapbox simplify the process of sharing your views with the honorables - Changewater also lists the addresses of key CEOs like the head cheese at Weyerhauser Paper.
In alphabetical order the text begins with Bacon, beef, brine cure and finishes with Wick-a-wack but on the way it deals with most of the other products you can think of, like beef loaf, blood and tongue sausage, blood head cheese, bratwurst, chorizos, jerkey, liver pate, pickled pig feet, rabbit sausage, sweet sour loaf, vegetable loaf and many many others.
Whether you're looking for rare European creations like blood sausage and head cheese or just a high-quality weenie for your backyard barbecue, Geier's on the South Trail delivers.
Contract notice: Head Cheese, Ham, Pt and Dry Pure Sausage
The head cheese maker is 72 and has a remarkable wealth of experience from around the world.