Posts Tagged: Ch’arki

History of Jerky

Jerky Was Called Ch’arki Did you know that jerky was made by a South American tribe called the Quechua? ¬†They were taking the meat from llamas and alpaca, cutting off the fat, cutting it into strips, rubbing salt in it and sun drying or smoking the meat. ¬†They found it to be useful in preserving… Read more »