ANZCO Foods Braised short rib and middle rump
Posted on Sunday, 2 April 2023 under Beef
Beef Short Rump
700g ANZCO Foods rump
Beef Short Ribs
600g ANZCO Foods beef ribs
3 garlic cloves
4 sprigs thyme
500ml beef stock
250ml red wine
1 medium potato, peeled
4Tbsp bacon fat
8 spears asparagus
60g nasturtium leaves
30g kawakawa leaves
1tsp dijon mustard
200ml canola oil
Kawakawa Berry Jam
12 ripe kawakawa berries
1 tin diced tomato
20g tomato paste
½ medium onion,
A pinch of salt
250ml beef stock
100ml red wine
1. Preparation of the ANZCO Foods beef rump
Cut it into desired size and season with salt and pepper. Wrap the rump in cling wrap, vacuum pack, and sous vide at 56°C for 2 hours. Remove and heat a pan ready to baste. Baste with lemon, thyme, garlic and butter. Slice rump and serve.
2. Preparation of the ANZCO Foods short ribs
Sear the ribs in a very hot pan to colour. Remove ribs and place in a roasting tin. Using the same pan, add roughly chopped vegetables to colour. Reglaze vegetables with red wine and place in the roasting tin with the ribs. Top with thyme, cover the ribs and vegetables with beef stock and then cover with foil. Bake for two hours at 175°C. Remove and serve.
3. Potato Puree
To prepare the potato puree, dice the potato and cook until tender. Strain and pass-through a sieve into a bowl.
Mix in bacon fat and cream then season with salt and pepper to taste.
Trim the ends then cut into the desired length. Blanch asparagus in salted boiling water for two minutes.
Remove and strain then toss in lemon oil.
5. Salsa Verde
Blitz all ingredients together in a blender until smooth. Season to taste.
6. Kawakawa Berry Jam
Sauté finely diced onion in oil until tender. Add tomato paste and cook out for two minutes. Add diced tomatoes and berries and bring to a boil, stirring consistently. Once boiled, reduce heat to a simmer.
Add vinegar, sugar, and salt and reduce by 1/3. Remove from heat and cool. Once cooled, blitz until smooth and pass through a sieve and serve.
Reduce the red wine to a glaze in a pan. Add beef stock and reduce to correct consistency. Season to taste.