flank steak


Definition of flank steak

: a pear-shaped muscle of the beef flank also : a steak cut from this muscle — see beef illustration

Examples of flank steak in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With an extensive wine selection and many unique Dutch dishes, like sucadelappen (flank steak stewed in red wine and herbs), on the menu, Quinta del Carmen is a lovely restaurant to sit back at and watch the sunset. Michelle Stansbury, Marie Claire, 14 Sep. 2021 This simple flank steak can easily step in as a summer staple. San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 July 2021 Place the flank steak in the baggie and swoosh it around until all surface areas are coated. San Diego Union-Tribune, 28 July 2021 Skirt steak, flank steak’s more marbled cousin, comes pretty thin already. New York Times, 23 July 2021 For flank steak, preheat the grill to 450 to 550 degrees Fahrenheit and set an internal temperature alert for 125 degrees Fahrenheit for medium-rare. Matthew Zuras, Popular Mechanics, 14 June 2021 Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives Guy Fieri heads to San Francisco for Ethiopian-style flank steak and sautéed prawns. Los Angeles Times, 1 Apr. 2021 For mains, the ginger scallion steamed mahi and the wagyu flank steak are equally good. Alex Erdekian, Condé Nast Traveler, 5 Mar. 2021 Customers who don’t want tacos can opt for a salmon dish with cauliflower rice and a citrus-corn sauce or a plate of A Bar N Wagyu flank steak served with chimichurri and fries tossed in Tajin. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, 1 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of flank steak

1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of flank steak was in 1902

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23 Sep 2021

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“Flank steak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flank%20steak. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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