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Bison Ribeye Steak with Herb Butter & Pommes Anna Recipe

Ingredients: 2 Bison Ribeye Steaks Salt & pepper 2-3 large white potatoes ½ tsp garlic powder 1 tbs olive oil 2 sprigs of thyme For the herb butter: ¼ cup butter, softened 2 sprigs of rosemary 5 sprigs of thyme ½ tsp sage ½ tsp garlic powder ¼ tsp salt ¼ tsp pepper Instructions: Preheat the oven to 350F and…

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Have you tried Wild Boar Ragu?

Ingredients: 3 lbs Wild Boar Shoulder 1 tbs olive or canola oil Salt & pepper 1 tsp smoked paprika 1 onion, diced (large) 1 celery, diced (large) 2 carrots, diced (large) 4 cloves of garlic, diced (large) 2 tbs tomato paste 1 cup dry red wine 1 cup beef or veal broth 1 tsp rosemary 1 tbs thyme 1 can…

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Roasted Garlic Bison Ribeye Recipe

Did you know bison is full of several essential nutrients? These nutrients include iron, zinc, protein, B vitamins, and selenium. Bison has historically been the second most popular type of red meat, after beef. It is common to see bison on restaurant menus, but it is not readily available for purchase at traditional grocery stores. Bison is considerably leaner than…

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Elk Tenderloin Steak with Red Wine Au Jus

Ingredients: 2 Elk Tenderloin Steaks 1 cup veal or beef broth ¼ cup dry red wine ½ tbs berry jam (I used the Roasted Mix Berry Jam from CRMR Kitchens) Salt & pepper Instructions: Preheat the barbecue to about 450F or high heat. Prep the steaks by patting them dry with paper towel, and season with salt and pepper. In…

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How to Cook an Australian Wagyu Steak in 6 Easy Steps

Looking to entertain this summer, but not sure where to start? Wagyu steak is a tender, mouth-watering and flavourful meat sure to impress your guests. Wagyu steak is considered the best beef on the planet because of its marbled texture. Did you know that wagyu beef has a higher percentage of omega-3, omega-6 and more monounsaturated fats than other beef?…

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Holiday Gift Certificates

The upcoming holiday season is all about coming together with family and friends and enjoying delicious food! For the Christmas season we are offering Gift Certificates for the avid foodie on your list! Give them the gift of local and natural cuts of meat, CRMR Kitchen hand-crafted sauces and entrees, and our up and coming party platters! Visit any location…

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Christmas Gifts with CRMR Kitchen

The upcoming holiday season is all about coming together with family and friends and enjoying delicious food! For the Christmas season we have partnered with CRMR Kitchen to bundle up a few gift sets that will be sure to delight the foodie on your list. We will be featuring three different gift sets, which make for the perfect stocking stuffer…

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‘Meat’ Simone!

Why did you become a butcher? To be honest, the initial reason was just that I needed a job. Little did I know, butchery was something that I would become really passionate about and pursue as a career.  I’m from Biella, a little town in northern Italy near the Alps – this is where I got my first job working…

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25% Off Natural Beef Ribeyes & Striploins

From August 28th to September 4th, all three Urban Butcher locations will be offering our local and naturally raised Beef Ribeye & Striploin steaks for 25% off. Stop by Mission, Willow Park Village, or our newly-opened shop in Granary Road Market this week to pick some up! Both the Ribeye and Striploin steaks are raised locally without the use of…