This lean, economical cut comes from the outside of the rear leg. It's generally best when braised, but can be roasted and sliced thinly against the grain. Bottom Round steak cuts should be marinated before grilling or broiling.
Given the name “Bottom” because anatomically it is located below the Top Round and the Eye of Round in the Round primal.
Round Primal | Primal Cut
Home to lean, inexpensive cuts that come from the rump and hind legs. The muscles in this area are used for movement, so the beef is leaner and less tender. Often sold as roasts, steaks for marinating or Ground Beef.
Supply Chain Information
IMPS/NAMP - 170