Meat The Expert: Larry Schubert

“Meat” Larry Schubert, who founded Schubert’s Packing Co., Inc. in Millstadt Illinois, a farming town located 20 minutes east of St. Louis.  “We opened the doors in 1978 and we had nothing to lose.  We just bought a house and had a new baby.  Our first daughter was born Jan 30th and I quit my job on Jan 31st.”  He’s a … Read More

3 Things You Need To Know About Grilling Sirloin Steak

Sirloin is a well known cut of beef and is widely available at the meat counters of butchers and grocers alike.  It is a fairly lean cut of red meat with little marbling.  As a result, it is less tender and less flavorful than its neighboring cuts in the loin, like the Filet or Porterhouse Steak. However, sirloin steak provides a very versatile … Read More

All Natural Steak vs. Store Bought Steak – A Cook-off

There’s a lot of “fat” to cut through in the world of food (pun intended), especially when you consider all the talk about organic, natural, gluten free, genetically modified organism (GMO) free, free-range, grass fed, etc, etc.   There’s definitely a trend towards organic and all natural steak, which tend to be considered more expensive, but are they… really?  And if so, is it worth the money? If … Read More