hanger steak

noun

Definition of hanger steak

: a steak cut from the beef diaphragm

Examples of hanger steak in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Thai chile calamari, hanger steak, roast salmon, and chocolate hazelnut cake. BostonGlobe.com, 27 Apr. 2021 But right there in second place, according to co-owner Miles Donnelly, is a plate of steak frites made with that unsung hero of the beef world: hanger steak. Mike Sutter, ExpressNews.com, 31 Dec. 2020 The Indian restaurant is preparing tandoori turkeys ($120) and tandoori turkey packages ($410 to $450) that include turkey and rack of lamb, Wagyu hanger steak or Kurobuta pork. Jenn Harris Senior Food Writer, Los Angeles Times, 16 Dec. 2020 The hanger steak was charred and cooked to order, coins of shallot tarragon butter keeping things juicy. Lindsey Mcclave, The Courier-Journal, 27 Nov. 2019 And then there’s the beef: Prime filet mignon, New York strip, dry-aged bone-in New York strip, and 21-day dry-aged bone-in ribeye; Angus filet mignon, hanger steak, porterhouse and prime rib; and wagyu filet mignon, ribeye and New York strip. Greg Morago, Houston Chronicle, 18 Nov. 2019 Peruvians well know that the heart, cooked properly, is one of the most delicious parts of a cow, with a juicy texture and a clean beefy flavor similar to that of a hanger steak. Hannah Goldfield, The New Yorker, 25 Oct. 2019 The Wagyu hanger steak — rib-eye meets filet —stood tall, but the overlord at our table was the dry-aged, bone-in Holstein strip loin from Flannery Beef. Ken Van Vechten, Los Angeles Times, 3 Oct. 2019 Chef Brandon Kida of Hinoki & the Bird in Century City utilizes the intense beefy flavor of prime hanger steak as a backdrop to flavor with loads of red chiles and Szechuan peppercorns. Ben Mims, latimes.com, 26 June 2019

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First Known Use of hanger steak

1977, in the meaning defined above

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6 May 2021

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“Hanger steak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hanger%20steak. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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