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The Best Cut of Steak  

Island Hopper Dan
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List Rules Most popular cuts of beef to order

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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Porterhouse is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
thewrecker added Porterhouse
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Filet mignon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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T-bone steak is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Strip steak is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
PT_Tesla added
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Beef tenderloin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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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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Standing Rib Roast is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Standing Rib Roast
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Delmonico steak is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Tri-Tip is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Tri-Tip
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Skirt Steak is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Sirloin tip is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Short ribs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
LawrencePaulin added
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Spare ribs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Flat iron steak is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Chuck roast is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Flank Cut is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Flank Cut
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Chateaubriand steak is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Hanger steak is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Rump roast is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Beef Round, Top (Inside) Round... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
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Chuck Eye is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
RobLein added Chuck Eye
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Bottom Sirloin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cut of Steak
Bottom Sirloin
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Beefsteak is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cut of Steak