Also Known As: Center Beef Shanks; Cross-Cut Shanks; Fore Shank for Soup
Can be bone-in or boneless. Slow cook for best results.
Shank Primal | Primal Cut
A portion of the leg, which is used extensively for movement. As a result, it is typically cut into cross sections called Shank Cross-Cuts which are braised to make flavorful, fork-tender dishes such as Osso Buco.Explore This Primal
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Nutrition information per 3oz serving of beef, cooked, lean only, visible fat trimmed (USDA NDB #13228): 170 Calories; 50 Calories from fat; 5g Total Fat (1.9 g Saturated Fat; 0 g Trans Fat; 0.2 g Polyunsaturated Fat; 2.4 g Monounsaturated Fat; 0 g CLA Fat;) 65 mg Cholesterol; 55 mg Sodium; 0 g Total Carbohydrate; 0 g Dietary Fiber; 28 g Protein; 3.24 mg Iron; 375 mg Potassium; 0.17 mg Riboflavin; 4.94 mg Niacin; 0.31 mg Vitamin B6; 3.18 mcg Vitamin B12; 220.92 mg Phosphorus; 8.81 mg Zinc; 25.2 mcg Selenium; 0 mg Choline.
This ingredient is an excellent source of Protein, Iron, Niacin, Vitamin B12, Phosphorus, Zinc, and Selenium; and a good source of Potassium, Riboflavin, and Vitamin B6.
Supply Chain Information
UPC - 1636, 1639, 1243