Flashcards in Meat, Fish, Poultry, Eggs Deck (174)
Young female breeder chicken that produces fertile hatching eggs that become broilers is what?
Which fish is the most consumed worldwide?
What is the term for the proportion of saleable retail cuts that are obtained from a carcass?
Yield grade (or cutability)
What is a chicken that is 30 days old and weighs about 2 pounds live weight?
What is a broiler?
A chicken raised for meat production
What does WOG stand for?
A whole dressed broiler without giblets
What does farrow mean?
To give birth to piglets
What are the cuts intermediate between primal cuts and portion cuts?
This dish, made from pork intestines, may be boiled or fried and is considered a delicacy by many Southerners?
The Warner-Bratzler Shear Machine is used to measure what characteristic of meat?
The upper part of a pork shoulder is known as?
The porterhouse steak, t-bone steak, tenderloin steak, and tri-tip roast are from what sections of a beef carcass?
Short loin & sirloin
The picnic applies to what part of the hog carcass?
Lower or shank part of the shoulder
The formation of metmyoglobin can occur when myoglobin undergoes oxidation which converts the iron atom to what state?
The flat iron steak, shoulder pot roast, shoulder steak, ranch steak and boneless short ribs all come from what area of the beef carcass?
Primal cuts are what sections of the carcass?
Chuck, rib, loin or round
Pescitarians are individuals who eat no meat except what?
Meats that are pre-cut, pre-packaged and do no require further handling by retailers are called?
Liver, heart, tongue, tripe, sweetbreads and brains are known as what?
Jonathan Swift said "It was a brave man who first ate.." this:
How can the size of egg be determined?
By looking at the age of the hen
How can the color of egg be determined?
By looking at the chicken's ear lobe
For what product did Clarence Birdseye develop a rapid freezing system?
A wing portion consisting only of the first or proximal section is called what?
A whole broiler with head, feet and entrails intact is called what?
New York Dressed
A surgically desexed male broiler chicken weight 7 to 9 pounds is called a what?
A market weight steer is typically 1250 pounds and has a yield of 62.2%. How much beef is obtained from the steer?
A male pig that is castrated prior to reaching sexual maturity is known as what?
A female pig that has not had her first litter of piglets is what?