Pig's ear (food)

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Oreja de Cerdo in Madrid, Spain

Pig's ear, as food for human consumption, is the cooked ear of pig. It is found in a number of cuisines around the world.

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Human consumption

Bulgarian cuisine

In Bulgaria, pig's ear is used like an appetizer for beer or wine. It is first boiled and then grilled, served with lemon, soy sauce, salt and ground pepper.

Chinese cuisine

Pig's ear
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Pigs' ears and livers braised in soy sauce and other mild spices

Okinawan/Japanese