About this cut
If you're looking for a delicious cut to cook low and slow in your slow cooker or dutch oven, these shanks are what you want. Lamb shanks have some of the strongest flavor of all our lamb cuts, but they're never overly gamey as a result of being raised outdoors on pasture in the Shenandoah Valley, where heir diet includes all the lushness of the countryside, along with a small amount of grain at finishing. At Grow & Behold, our animals are never fed hormones, antibiotics or animal by-products. These kosher lamb shanks are perfect for chilly evenings, and they'll be sure to make your house smell inviting; cook these lamb shanks for hours until the meat is falling off the bone. These lamb shanks are NOT Frenched.
Basic Cooking Technique
Braise low and slow.
Products are packed with coolant during their journey to ensure they arrive in great shape. Meats will arrive frozen or refrigerated. Most of our products are shipped frozen; occasionally, due to a very quick turnaround between when the meats arrive at our freezing and distribution facility and when they are delivered to you, meats may be shipped fresh. Meat that is cold to the touch can be refrigerated for immediate use, or frozen for later use. Learn more.
*Price per pound is an estimate for comparison purposes only. Click on the "Details" tab to learn more.
BH. This time, we rubbed the shanks with olive oil, (home-grown) rosemary, (home-grown thyme), salt and pepper. Roasted on Convection Roast on 450, uncovered, for 20 mins. Removed from oven, reduced temperature to 325, covered the pan completely very well, and did not open for two hours. Result? Absolutely fall off the bone, tender, juicy, flavor-FULL lamb meat and fat, that left no waste whatsoever. Served with home-grown English mint sauce and roasted potatoes. Can't wait until they are back in stock!
Made a delicious succulent Scottish traditional soup/stew with the shanks and lamb necks.
So wonderful, I love lamb and ordered more.
Food was real good ,will order again
IIts a little pricey with shipping and all,,,BUT..If you want one of the best lamb shanks .....Well you get what you pay for... an absolute fabulous dinner....Will be ordering again...
This was the first meat we’ve ordered from G&B so wasn’t sure what to expect, and we were so pleased. Truly delicious, great quality. The meat being frozen didn’t affect quality at all. I made the lamb braised in the Dutch oven and it was truly divine.
OMG! you couldn't hear the meat eaters in my house moaning?? they had to take deep breaths from not inhaling the shanks in one sitting. I made the Pomegranate recipe from our website - I cooked them low and slow. The shanks were meaty and super flavorful. They are really a special treat and...I have an authentic shank bone in the freezer for Pesach, we loved them.
My wife and I drolled over them with the spices used, what a feast.
Very good meaty tender they’re not too salty
How Many Pieces Will I Receive?
Our frozen meats are packaged in vacuum-sealed packages. Most packages contain one piece (ie, one Brisket). Some packages will contain two pieces (ie, Lamb Chops). Packages of smaller items, such as Chicken Wings or Pepper Steak, will contain multiple pieces.
For red meat items and multi-pack poultry items, vacuum-sealed packages may be packed in a cardboard box. If there is an option to choose how many packages you'd like in the box, you'll make that selection under "Customize Your Order." Then you'll choose your preferred weight (that is, the combined weight of all the the packages in that box.) If only one choice is showing in a green box, you do not need to make any selection.
Example: Lamb Chops
Let's say you're ordering Lamb Chops and you select the following:
You've chosen: 2 packages, ~1.1 lb, and the price shows $39.99.
You’ll receive 1 box, with 2 packages of lamb chops inside.
Each package will contain 2 lamb chops. You’ll have 4 lamb chops in total. We always try to pack similar-sized items, but you may find that some chops are slightly larger and some are slightly smaller.
How Much Does It Weigh?
We use weight ranges in order to keep our fulfillment system practical and manageable for items with variable weights (for example steaks. Packages of deli meats which are not sold by weight range as we can pack them by exact weight). The ranges are as small as practically possible to minimize the variation between the Selected Weight and the actual weght you receive. Because of this, if the price per pound is shown as "price/lb*", the *" indicates that it is an estimate for comparison purposes only, since the price associated with the selected weight is the price for all items within that weight range.
This chart shows the potential weight variance for selected weights on our site:
|Selected Weight||Potential Weight Variance|
|under ~0.95 lb||+/- 0.15 lb|
|~1 lb to ~3.9 lb||+/- 0.25 lb|
|~4 lb to ~10 lb||+/- 0.5 lb||over ~10 lb||+/- 1 lb|
- An item with a Selected Weight of ~1.5 lb could weigh as much as 1.75 lb or as little as 1.25 lb
- An item with a Selected Weight of ~5 lb could weigh as much as 5.5 lb or as little as 4.5 lb
We keep the ranges as small as practically possible to minimize the variation you might receive. Sometimes you will receive a bit more than the listed weight, and sometimes a bit less. Our customers find that on average they receive what they are expecting. But if you find that your actual weights in an order are all below the listed average, please snap a picture of the weight labels and send it over to us, and we'll be happy to make things right.