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Best beef in Seattle


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#1 Shalmanese

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Posted 06 July 2008 - 09:40 PM

I'm looking for dry aged, preferably prime beef. Either rib eye or NY strip cut. Also, is there anywhere locally that stocks Wagyu beef at or above grade 6?

Any suggestions?
PS: I am a guy.

#2 LEdlund

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Posted 07 July 2008 - 08:56 AM

It's not prime, but the dry aged rib-eyes at Whole Foods are the best in the city, imo. And I've tried them all - believe me. Those rib-eyes are the only reason I go to WF anymore. They have dry aged NY Strips as well but they can't compare to the rib-eyes.
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#3 tighe

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Posted 07 July 2008 - 03:50 PM

Ferro's in the Market carries prime ribeyes and strips. I've bought them twice, the first was one of the best steaks I've ever eaten and the second was quite disapointing, so YMMV.
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#4 LEdlund

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Posted 08 July 2008 - 08:53 AM

I was at the old Aurora Village Costco last night and, once again, they have prime rib roasts for 9.99 a pound. It's not dry aged but, at half the price of the steaks at WF, it's a great deal. We cut them into steaks and "dry age" them in our refrigerator for a couple of days. It's a great value steak.
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