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Then I remove them, stick them in a container in the fridge, and save them for the next time I need to make broth. Along with the tips of carrots, the ends of onions, the leaves of celery, the stems of parsley and cilantro and mushrooms, and a few other little odds and ends, these make an excellent broth indeed. That's your second use of "waste" materials.
I don't have a yard myself, living in a huge city in a high-rise, but I've heard that ground-up bones also make a decent fertilizer for a lawn or garden. That's your third use of "waste" materials.
Here's an easy way to fix steak when it's too cold to grill out, this works well with cuts like chuck steak as well. I place the steak onto a layer of aluminum foil, season with salt and pepper, slice an onion over the top of the steak. Place 1 or 2 small dots of butter on top, wrap the foil tightly shut, making sure steak lays flat. Place in shallow baking pan. Bake at 350 degrees F for about 1 hour, less for medium or med rare. Just make sure the foil stays tightly closed, it seals in the juices and helps make the steak tender.
I love Costco's meat department. It is usually cheaper than the "family" packs from the grocery store and the quality always seems to be high. I usually will freeze half the steak for a later purchase, flank steak is a favorite cut around here.
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This is cheap and easy to make, and it tastes great.
Combine first 5 ingredients in bowl, mixing well. Shape into balls. Wrap with bacon, securing with toothpicks. Brown on all sides in skillet.
When I make beef stroganoff or beef stir fry, I buy minute steaks from my butcher. One minute steak costs about $1.50 and I use one for every two people and more veggies.
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What are the prices of filet mignon steaks?
By Mary Beth from Doylestown, PA
The price of anything would depend on which part of the United States or World you live in as well as how many grocery stores are in your area as both would affect the prices of everything. Live in a small town with only one grocery store and you are captive to whatever they charge.
This is a page about how much do filet mignon steaks cost?. Depending on availability, the price of a filet mignon can vary greatly. It will always be more expensive than other cuts but can be worth it when cooked properly.