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USDA Choice Premium Angus Beef Filet Mignon Steak

February 08, 2016 in What's New

Trader Joe’s Choice Premium Angus Beef Filet Mignon Steak is one of four cuts we offer on the Choice Grade tier (the grade just under USDA Prime, typically found only in fine restaurants). Mignon means “cute” in French, implying the dainty and tender nature of this cut. Coming from a non-weight bearing muscle on the animal, the filet has significantly less connective tissue, making it the most tender—and arguably, the most desirable—Steak. Our cut of Premium Angus Beef comes from the upper two-thirds of the “USDA Choice” grade-range. This means it has ample marbling, making it more...

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