Gamekeepers – we’re meat & game specialists.
Gamekeepers are game and meat specialists, supplying some of the best quality meat in the country, to some of the state’s most prestigious restaurants. We source meat from local reputable producers focusing on sustainable practices. Our priority is excellent service and great product.
Gamekeepers hams are handmade with 100% Australian Female pork and with rare breed pigs such as Berkshire. Our hams are never tumbled, which is a process widely used with commercially made ham. Tumbling, sometimes for 18 hours, enlarges the muscle fibre cross-section which increases water retention capacity allowing hams to gain in excess of 50% in weight when pumped with soy proteins, vegetable gums and water. Commercially made hams are often made up of different pieces of the animal. Gamekeepers hams are made from one pork leg with a minimal difference between the starting and the finishing weight.… More