Prep 10 mins
Cook 4 hrs
- Add enough water to cover the hocks.
- Bring to a rapid boil- boil for 5 minutes.
- Pour off all the water and wash hocks again.
- Add enough water to cover hocks.
- Bring to boil and simmer for 3 1/2 hours.
- Add a washed unpeeled onion, and 1 tbsp salt or to taste.
- Add the garlic chopped fine.
- Simmer for 1/2 hour more.
- Remove bones and skin.
- Arrange meat in a shallow pan.
- Pour broth over meat using a strainer.
- Let Jell.