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You should know it! Culinary use of carcass parts

Кулинарное использование частей туши

Beef - meat of cattle (cows, oxen, sarlykov, buffalo). The word comes from the old Russian "beef", which means "cattle." (cf. taj. gov, English cow - cow, Armenian. cow, Skt. cow).

Peeled meat is sorted by culinary use. Culinary use of parts of the carcass depends on the quantity, structure, composition of connective tissue.


  1. Zarez. Filling soups, fillings and minced meat.
  2. Spatula part. Filling soups, minced meatballs, goulash.
  3. Back part Costal - soups; the flesh is hot.
  4. Sirloin Roast whole piece (roast beef) or thin slices (steak, aza); skins - soups, goulash, meatballs.
  5. Rump. Roast; with bone - soups, broths.
  6. Kostrets. Stewed and boiled meat, chopped meatballs, chops, soups; internal part - beef stroganoff.
  7. Rump. Stewed and boiled meat, minced meatballs, soups, broths.
  8. The shoulder part. Transparent broths and filling soups; without the bone - chopped cutlets and roast.
  9. Breast - you can boil it, salt and smoke.
  10. Pasha - to mince it.
  11. It is best to steer it.
  12. Shin - best stew.


  1. Spatula part. Roast, stew, minced meat, soups, borscht.
  2. Back part (loin). Schnitzel, chops with a bone, kebabs, azu, roast.
  3. The lumbar part. Roast, scallop, goulash, shish kebab, soups.
  4. Ham. Roast, chopped burgers, broths.
  5. Brisket Roast, soups, borscht.
  6. Tank neck. Filling soups.
  7. Knuckle. Broths, stuffing from the pulp.
  8. Shin. Broths, stuffing from the pulp.


  1. Spinal-shoulder part. Chops with bone, roast, kebab, pilaf, boiled lamb.
  2. Rear part. Roast, braised lamb, kebab.
  3. Brisket Stew, pilaf, filling soups.
  4. Pashina. Stew, pilaf, filling soups.
  5. Zarez. Filling soups.
  6. Neck. Filling soups.
  7. Knuckle. Filling soups, jellies.
  8. Shin. Filling soups, jellies.

The tenderloin is the most delicate part of the carcass, it is used for frying whole, in natural portions and small pieces.

Thick and thin edges are fried whole, portioned with natural, breaded and small pieces.

The inner and upper pieces of the hip part are used for quenching in large and portion portions, for frying in breaded and small pieces.

The outer and lateral pieces of the hip part are extinguished in large, portioned and small pieces.

Spatula, subscapularis, brisket, edging (meat category I) are used for cooking in large pieces and stewing in small pieces.

Cutlet meat is used to make minced meat, as it contains up to 80% of connective tissue.

Carcass cutting

Russia and the countries of the former USSR

Culinary use of carcass parts

  1. Neck
  2. Ribs
  3. Bones
  4. Thick Edge, Rib, Bone Loin
  5. Thin edge, short fillet
  6. Rump
  7. Cutting
  8. Mending
  9. Peritoneum, flank
  10. Paddle
  11. Rump, thigh
  12. Pashina
  13. Kostrets
  14. Shank

Great Britain

Culinary use of carcass parts

  • Necks & clod
  • Chuck & blades
  • Sirloin
  • Rump
  • Silverside
  • Topside
  • Thick rib
  • Tiny rib
  • Brisket
  • Shin
  • Flank
  • Thick flank
  • Leg


Culinary use of carcass parts

  • Neck
  • Rib
  • Sirloin
  • Tenderloin
  • Top sirloin
  • Round
  • Flank
  • Chuck
  • Brisket
  • Shankle


Culinary use of carcass parts

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