Wagyu Marbling

Wagyu Marbling

The picture associated with this post is of a common brisket we had for dinner the other night. What is uncommon about it is the marbling you see in the picture. You simply cannot find that kind of marbling in a supermarket, a local butcher…

What Your Wagyu Eats Matters

Grass fed beef is all the rage in healthy beef eating. But before you splurge on a grass-fed only cut of beef or before you insist on ordering a fully grass fed steak in a restaurant there are some things you need to know. What your Wagyu eats…
Certified Wagyu

What Certification Means

On the phone the other day a customer expressed great dismay to learn that the wagyu he has been buying isn’t really wagyu at all. He’s been buying his so-called wagyu from a snake-oil salesman who tries to pawn off American wagyu as the…
Wagyu on the Grill

Wagyu on the Grill

It's barbeque season and a time of a happy marriage of beef with fire. We know that when folks eat Wagyu they want to best eating experience possible. Unfortunately, not everyone is a master with the grill. BBQ's are quite nearly bipolar…
Wagyu

What to Know if You're New to Wagyu

If you love beef there is a lot you need to know about Wagyu. This ain't your Mama's garden variety meat stuff. Wagyu is the good stuff. The hardest part of Wagyu is just finding the stuff. It is not available in stores. It is hardly available…