Food & Wine recognized this jerky’s “intensely meaty, slightly spicy” flavor as one of the “Top 10 Test Kitchen Discoveries”! The secret is very lean cuts of beef seasoned to perfection! Each piece is cut & hung by hand before sending it into the smoker. The results are a wildly popular low-fat, mouth-watering treat. Stripling’s Jerky does not contain MSG, nitrates or gluten.