Because of the connective tissue in this cut, the ribs are less sensitive than other cuts of meat. However, ribs also taste great due to the ratio of fat, bone and meat. And as long as you cook them well, the flavor and tenderness of the ribs are heavenly. The ribs are full of flavor, as they are effectively alternating layers of meat and fat.
The muscle itself is a hard, well-worked cut. But if cooked correctly, you will get a very tender and easy to chew meat. Veal ribs have become the best trophy for carnivores, but their production is expensive. Increasingly, ribs are becoming the preferred choice for outdoor cooking due to the large amount of meat on top of the bones.
This is because the short ribs are cut from the lower front section of the calf, from the first to the fifth ribs, and from the lower ventral section, from the sixth to the tenth rib. The result is almost flat ribs, they can reach 12 in length and often have 1 to 2 of meat on the top. Beef ribs are prepared from the meat that is found on top of the side ribs in a cow's short plate cut. The ideal serving size for short ribs varies depending on the weight of the ribs and the style in which they are cut, but you can estimate that you'll need between one and three ribs per person.
I was with you until the second paragraph, under “Back Ribs”, where you mention the ribs. Whenever possible, buy boneless rather than bone-in ribs, as boneless cuts contain less fat. Because of their gigantic size and primitive appearance, these short ribs are one of their most exclusive products, often referred to as “dinosaur ribs”. While beef ribs have been found in restaurants from Fort Worth to El Paso for decades, beef ribs have historically been served at very few barbecues in Texas.
The short plate goes from the sixth to the tenth rib and is placed between the delicious breast cut on the front and the brisket fillet cut behind it. Therefore, beef ribs will have more meat between the bones than on the top of the bone, such as beef ribs. These are the ones you probably mean when you say dinosaur ribs and are most often found at the local butcher shop if you order ribs for large plates. Unlike a brisket, where there is a fat side and a lean side, the fat and collagen of a beef rib are distributed evenly throughout the meat, producing a juicy, silky and slightly gelatinous texture.
The total weight was still the same, but each rib weighed twice as much as each rib in its normal box. The English cut for short ribs means that they have been cut between the ribs to separate them, resulting in a thick piece of meat on the bones. Remember that the English cut is just a variation of the way some short ribs are cut and it simply means that they are cut lengthwise between the bones to separate them into individual bones or groups of 3 to 4 bones.