Breakfast meat consists of pork, more precisely of the components of muscle meat, bacon and rind. These ingredients are crushed, salted, seasoned and cooked in their own juice. This gels to a firm mass through the cooking juice. Breakfast meat is usually sold in tins and is similar to corned beef, which is made from beef. Breakfast meat goes well as bread topping as well as with many hearty dishes. This American product became known worldwide under its name Spam (Spiced Ham).