Hound hearts exploded with joy when a local distributor popped in on a thread discussing the sought-after Mangalitsa pig, a Hungarian heritage breed known for its rakish curly hairdo and "fat cap" that makes for succulent meat.
Naturally, hound extraordinaire Melanie Wong is on the case—she contacted a local distributor of pork from Heath Putnam Farms in Washington state, to no avail ... until he appeared in the thread and confirmed a URL for information on ordering.
Perbacco [Financial District]
230 California Street, San Francisco
Star Meats [East Bay]
3068 Claremont Avenue, Berkeley
Discuss: Mangalitsa pig?