In ground sirloin, the muscle and fat comes only from a sirloin cut of beef that is found on a steer or heifer's hip, but "ground beef" is a more general term. It indicates that the meat came from one of the seven primal cuts and trimmings, such as "chuck" or "round," but doesn't specify.Know More
The type of ground meat chosen depends upon its intended use. If ground beef is labeled with a specific cut, such as ground round or chuck, the lean and fat come only from that source. The meat can be either fresh or frozen. No water, phosphates, binders or other meat sources are added to ground beef, in accordance with USDA regulations.
If ground beef is identified as "hamburger," the lean meat comes from a primal cut. However, the fat trimmings are permitted to come from other sources.
Ground beef may have no more than 30 percent fat, though some products have less. Most packages of ground beef are between 75 and 85 percent lean, but 95 percent lean is sometimes available. These variations are reflected in the amount of calories and protein in the meat. In general, the leaner the beef, the lower the calorie count and the higher the protein.Learn More
Sauerkraut can be heated on the stove in a saucepan or skillet, in a microwave in a covered, microwave-safe bowl, or in the oven in a covered casserole dish. Sauerkraut can also be mixed with baked dishes, such as potatoes, or used as a topping on a hot sandwich.Full Answer >
According to Exotic Meats, goose tastes like well-done roast beef. Goose tends to taste different from other types of game such as pheasant or wild turkey due to the fat content.Full Answer >
A ham should be boiled for approximately 20-30 minutes per pound. It may or may not require pre-soaking to remove excess saltiness.Full Answer >
Cooking meatballs in a crock pot is as simple as putting them in and turning it on. Supplies and ingredients needed are: meatballs, a type of sauce and the crock pot itself. Depending on what temperature you cook at, the process takes anywhere from four to eight hours.Full Answer >