Kobe beef

noun Ko·be beef \ ˈkō-bē- , -ˌbā- \

Definition of Kobe beef

:highly marbled premium beef from Japanese cattle that is noted for exceptional tenderness and flavor

Origin and Etymology of kobe beef

Kobe, Japan


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