• Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs
  • Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs
  • Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs
  • Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs
  • Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs

Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs

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Each ladder weighs approx. 800g Sold individually

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  • Suitable for freezing
  • Delivered fresh
  • Grass-fed
  • Native breed
  • Cook on the BBQ

Product description

Jacobs Ladder Beef Ribs are short sections cut from the bones that extend from the classic fore rib of beef, left bone-in to maximise flavour. They boast delicious, rich meat laced with high quality fat to ensure tenderness and melt in the mouth eating.

From small herds of traditional breed cattle, slowly grown on a grass diet in the breathtaking Yorkshire countryside.

Jorge Thomas, director of Swaledale Online Butchers, explains:

Jacobs Ladder, cut from the short rib plate of the beast, often has the top muscle and fat removed. At Swaledale, we leave the upper muscle on - in part due to the dimensions of our smaller breeds of native cattle.

I have smoked them with success – I know some of the very good smoking restaurants we work with advocate wrapping the beef in greaseproof paper once an initial 'bark' has been achieved, for both short-ribs and briskets. Whilst this may seem counterintuitive, given this is a barrier to the smoke, in reality it takes a good while for the bark to form - the resulting texture is much moister.


100% grass-fed beef

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