"Brining Spice (Traditional)" - by Wayzata Spice Co.
Combine 3/4 cup Brining spice, 1/2 cup brown sugar and 1/2 gallon of water. Bring to boil and simmer 5 minutes, remove from heat, add 1/2 gallon of cold water, then let cool to room temperature. Pour brine into stainless steel or plastic container, add meat, insuring it is completely submerged. Refrigerate for about 1 hour per pound of meat. Rinse thoroughly, pat dry and refrigerate for 2 hours before cooking.