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What are flanken style short ribs?

English style: The ribs are cut parallel to the bone, with one bone per piece. They tend to hold their shape even after a long braise and make an impressive presentation. Flanken style: The ribs are cut across the bone. Each piece has three to four short sections of bone with a generous portion of meat around them.

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Then, what type of meat is Flanken?

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Furthermore, are flanken ribs tender? When braised into submission, beef short ribs become meltingly tender and fortify their cooking liquid with thickening collagen. But they're also delicious when sliced thin (with or without the bones) and cooked quickly over high heat. They're an ideal choice for braising.

Herein, what does flanken cut mean?

Flanken means "flank" in German and in Yiddish, and it refers to short ribs (the ribs that span from the back toward the belly of the cow) cut across the bones.

Why are beef short ribs so expensive?

Short ribs are tender and have a lot more flavor than some other cuts. It has the bone in it, so when you serve it, it has a nice look to it. Short ribs are like a steak, but the price point is a lot cheaper. They're easy to put together — when you cook short ribs, it's really hard to screw them up.

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