PRICE: R275 PER KG
The Rump steak is cut from the rear quarters of the cow and is known as the butcher’s favourite. The rump is a boneless five-muscled primal that sits between the sirloin and topside. This steak is made up of four of these muscles with differing tenderness. A great all-rounder steak, rump is a little firmer in texture with a good layer of fat and are perfect for a variety of cooking methods.
AGEING: 28 days wet-aged
PREFERRED COOKING TEMPERATURE: Rare to medium
COOK: Basted with FB BBQ Sauce or grill with FB Butter, or pepper crusted
Pair it with a Stellenbosch Merlot, regarded as some of the hotter Merlots around the world, climate-wise. Merlot flavour does vary depending upon where it's grown climate-wise, you’ll typically get notes of ripe blue, black and red fruit. These tasting notes are often backed by undertones of coco, vanilla and various earth tones. This dry red is the one to go with your Rump steak.