Homemade Pastrami

The Crepes of Wrath
18Ingredients
Calories
6Days

Ingredients

  • 3 1/2 tablespoons black peppercorns
  • 3 1/2 tablespoons coriander seeds
  • 2 tablespoons mustard seeds
  • 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1/2 teaspoon whole cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon caraway seeds
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1 bay leaf (crushed)
  • 1/4 cinnamon stick (crushed)
  • 1 1/4 cups kosher salt
  • 2 2/3 tablespoons pink salt (sodium nitrite - this can be dangerous in large quantities so play it cool!)
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup dark brown sugar (packed)
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 5 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 5 pounds brisket (from the fatty end, point, untrimmed, I used a more lean piece that was about 3.5 pounds)
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons fennel seeds
  • 1/2 cup dashi (shiro, this is an essential ingredient - don't skip it!)
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