Here's the most common mistakes beginners make while cooking with meat, poultry and seafood.
Guide to Different Cuts of Meat
This guide to the different cuts of meat will help you choose which cut is best for your recipe. Niman Ranch provides the best quality meat.
How to Butcher a Cow: Every Steak Explained
From filet to brisket to Denver steak, this is how to butcher a cow to get to the cuts you love.
The Young Person's Guide to Old Meat
A Complete Guide to Off-Cut Steaks with Reynard Butcher Lee Desrosiers
With a knife kit hanging from a thick chain link around his hip, head butcher Lee Desrosiers steps into his walk-in at Reynard, to check on this week’s delivery. A whole cow arrives at the Wythe Hotel’s restaurant each week, and it’s Desrosiers’ task to break it down for the kitchen. He can get about …
How 9 Cuts of Meat Got Their Names
Ever find yourself standing in front of a butcher's counter and wonder where in the world certain cuts and preparations of meat got their names? Here are the stories behind a few popular meals.1. Boston
How To Butcher a Chicken With a Pair of Scissors
Put down that cleaver—the safest, easiest way to quarter a chicken at home is with a sharp pair of shears.
How to Smoke Meat Without a Smoker
You can get authentic wood-smoke flavor at your Memorial Day cookout without any fancy equipment. These recipes for oysters smoked on the half shell and cherry-smoked strip steaks call for nothing more than a standard kettle grill.
How To Prepare A Grill For Cooking
Grab a stiff grill brush, canola oil, a bowl and tongs and roll up an old kitchen towel. Then start the fire. Once the grill is warm but not so hot you canno...
Why There's A Big Battle Brewing Over The Lean Meat In Your Diet
Should the government recommend lean meat as part of a healthy diet? That's emerged as a political flashpoint. The panel working on federal guidelines says the evidence on lean meat is muddled.