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Extra Lean Ground Beef/Mince

Discussion in 'Slimming World Off Topic' started by MommyNOriana, 26 January 2011 Social URL.

  1. MommyNOriana

    MommyNOriana Full Member

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    What cut of beef are these coming from? In the US, the leanest we get is ground round or ground sirloin. I believe it is 90% lean. How lean is ground beef/mince in the UK?
     
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    peggypig Silver Member

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    I think the leanest mince here is 5% fat it can be hard to find in the supermarket and its usually double the price.
     
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    go to a butchers and buy a joint ( ask him which is the leanest ), get him to trim all the fat off and then mince it.. job done..
     
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    I normally buy a piece of very lean shoulder steak and have it minced,,,,,,,cheap and good.
     
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    Ok the stuff I bought is7% does that count?
     
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