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How To Render Tallow for Cooking and 12 Other Uses
Leaning how to render fat is a good skill to know how to do. It can be a very useful and awesome way to not only cook with but 12 other great uses.
When you render the fat of animals (beef, sheep, bear, deer, and poultry) this produces a harder fat called tallow, tallow has loads of preparedness uses that will sever you well before and after SHTF.
Tallow is an excellent source of niacin, vitamins B6, B12, K2, selenium, iron, phosphorus, potassium and riboflavin. So using it to cook has great health benefits.
Obviously the biggest use would be cooking and then for me it would be making soap… I know some of you have never tried making soap from the fat of an animal but this method and the actual soap works really well.