Syracuse Casing Co. ...Good stuff, but Pops has been saying that for some time.

Discussion in 'Sausage' started by danmcg, Apr 9, 2011.

  1. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    I picked up some tubed 24-26 sheep casings from Syracuse casing a while back and finally tried them out today. 

     Very nice product, very thin and clear, and I love the the fact that they come tubed. had 1 blow out in 5 pounds which was no doubt my fault and not the casings.
    Just a heads up if anyone was interested, their prices are a little higher then B&P but I think the quality is better.

    Syracuse Casing Co.


     After I smoke them up and sample some tomorrow I'll post on the bite quality.
  2. samuel trachet

    samuel trachet Fire Starter

    Well I just called them at Syracuse Casing Co.   on a Saturday. I got the guy that was doing the clean up. he was kind enough to answer ALL of my questions. We laughed a little and finally he asked me what I wanted to make. I told him and he told me I wouldn't need as much as they send out in their normal packages. They would custom make my order. Told me I could call back on Monday, or he could take my credit card order over the phone. RED FLAG!! I said, your the cleaning guy? He said, I'm also the President of this company. Well I had previously scoured the companies website and knew the name of the president. I said Peter Frey? He said, that's me. LOL. Well, Maybe I trust people too much, but I guess I will see. From everything I can find out these guys are about the best around. Wish me luck!
  3. boykjo

    boykjo Sausage maker Staff Member Moderator Group Lead OTBS Member

    I've been looking for some sheep casings. I'll give them a try.........Thanks for the heads up dan.... they do look good..........
  4. mballi3011

    mballi3011 Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member


    Thanks for the heads up there Dan. I can get them at Gander Mtn just down the street. I have looked at sheep casings and it blew out. But then I haven't had this much experience before either. Maybe it's time to try them again. I do however what to make some of those Hot Dogs that you did with them.
  5. samuel trachet

    samuel trachet Fire Starter

    Well guys I have to say that Peter Frey at  Syracuse Casing Co   was right on the money. Got my hog casings yesterday. Super fast shipping. Cant wait to make my sausages. ---Sam
  6. danmcg

    danmcg Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Kool Sam.

    After reading your first post about the cleaning guy I should have mentioned that this is what appears to be a Ma and Pop business in that it seems like just a few employees. But while waiting for my stuff I noticed rolls of labels that had the Hatfield brand on them, so they are no small time producers. Wish ya luck with the casings and looking forward to some Q-view
  7. fife

    fife Master of the Pit


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