Hi Making faux osso buco w/ beef & forgot to have butcher cut each in half, so have 2 giant shanks. Will it turn out ok? Any changes i need to make?

each shank might be 4 inches thick?

  • Posted by: Bora
  • May 15, 2018
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Nancy May 16, 2018
If this was urgent yesterday and you made the dish, please tell us how it worked out.
If faced with this dilemma, and I had time, I'd go back to the butcher.
If not enough time, I'd cook the beef shanks longer than planned (use more liquid, as need), to make them falling-off-the-bone tender. Then serve the deboned meat and bones separately, for guests to eat as they wish.
 
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