What is oxtail and how is it used?
- An oxtail is actually the tail of a steer, which means they are beef. An oxtail has a large bone, and is very gelatinous,which makes them perfect for stewing or braising. They are also often used for making stock. Oxtails are eaten the world around, from China and Korea to Jamaica and the USA.
How long does it take to cook oxtail?
2 1/2 to 3 hours
How long does it take for oxtails to get tender?
2 to 3 hours
How do you clean and cook oxtails?
Why are oxtails so expensive?
Oxtails used to be very cheap until stores caught on that people liked them. Then the price went up. They basically taste like beef. However, because of the extra fat, gelatin, and so on, they produce an incredibly rich stock or stew and the meat, when stewed, has a better texture than most beef.16 Sep 2019