rib roast


Definition of rib roast

: a cut of meat containing the large piece that lies along the outer side of the rib — see beef illustration

Examples of rib roast in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The turkey feast is already sold out, but there are still some prime rib roast dinners slots available. Pam Kragen, San Diego Union-Tribune, "The Dish: Thanksgiving 2020: Let these 21 San Diego restaurants do the cooking for you," 13 Nov. 2020 Prime rib roast, pecan pie, apple pie, wine and cocktails are available as add-ons. Jenn Harris Senior Food Writer, Los Angeles Times, "Where to order your takeout Thanksgiving dinner," 10 Nov. 2020 The prime rib roast comes with Yorkshire pudding, roasted potatoes and sauteed greens. Los Angeles Times, "Where to order Mother’s Day takeout in Los Angeles and Orange County," 4 May 2020 Beef tenderloin and standing beef rib roasts are ideal Christmas dinner showpieces. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Holiday beef roasts: 6 easy steps to get roast with the most," 20 Dec. 2019 This rib roast is rubbed with a punchy mixture of rosemary, anchovies, and garlic. Bon Appétit, Bon Appetit, "30 Christmas & Holiday Roast Recipes You Need," 4 Dec. 2019 There’s an economic explanation for this: Butchers can sell prime rib roasts and steaks at much higher prices than back ribs, so have little incentive to leave expensive meat on the bones. Claire Perez, sun-sentinel.com, "Claire’s tip of the week: Long vs. short beef ribs," 15 Nov. 2019 Their majestic buffalo prime rib roast is tender and full of flavor. Elizabeth G. Dunn And Matthew Kronsberg, WSJ, "The Battle for Thanksgiving Heats Up," 31 Oct. 2018 Bouncing around her open kitchen in her spacious midcentury modern home, Chrissy Teigen stirs Tom Yum Gai chicken soup, drops pork and vegetable egg rolls into a sizzling wok, and checks on the garlic pork ribs roasting in the oven. Laurie Sandell, Cosmopolitan, "Chrissy Teigen Is a Member of the Mile-High Club," 28 Apr. 2014

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First Known Use of rib roast

1627, in the meaning defined above

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“Rib roast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rib%20roast. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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