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What is the best cut of steak to throw on the grill? The best kinds of beef are those that are the tastiest favorites among steak connoisseurs. What are the best cuts of steak? While this might seem like a subjective question, but aficionados base their opinions based on fat percentages, texture,  juiciness, and culinary flexibility.

Think a filet mignon is the best cut of beef? Are short ribs the best thing to ever come from a cow? Or do you think the t-bone is the best cut of steak for the money? With all the amazing steak available, there's a seemingly endless list of candidates for top steak cuts.

What are the best cuts of steak? Which kind of steak tastes best? What are the best cuts of steak for grilling? What are the best cuts of beef? This list of best steak cuts for carnivores is here to answer these questions and more. If you haven't been able to determine what cut of beef is best after reading this list, well, you're probably just looking for a reason to eat a bunch of the best steak and are using this list as building block to better beef.

If this list makes your mouth water so much you can't be bothered to stop and cook for yourself, check out the best foods on a BBQ. Just try not to drool on your computer.
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Rib eye steak


Rib eye steak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Porterhouse


Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Filet Mignon


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T-bone steak


T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Strip Steak


Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Beef tenderloin


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Top Sirloin


Top sirloin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Brisket is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Brisket


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