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araden Jan 25, 2013 05:38 AM

What's the best meat to use to make shish kebabs. I have some prime rib - would it be too tender??

  1. MidwesternerTT Jan 25, 2013 08:41 AM

    We usually use boneless chuck roast or sirloin, both of which are easily cut into cubes and will tenderize when marinated.

    Is your prime rib boneless? If it's bone-in you'd face a tough task and much waste to cube it.

    1. biondanonima Jan 25, 2013 11:10 AM

      Prime rib would work just fine. We prefer flap meat above all other cuts for kebabs - it is always so juicy and tender, with just enough chew.

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        Becca Porter Jan 25, 2013 04:47 PM

        Yes! I finally special ordered flap to make shish kebabs. They were perfect.

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