Northern Spy Lamb
We sold a lamb to northern spy food company, one of our favorite restaurants in new york. http://www.northernspyfoodco.com/ It was a real honor to eat mr. pancake so perfectly prepared. They will be serving him over the course of 3 nights making different cuts each night. last night i had lamb shank and lamb chop. […]
Sheep into Meat
In the freezer, labeled by name in addition to date and cut, so we can see how the taste varies. Adam the butcher came and helped us dispatch the lambs with care and respect. It was an educational and affecting event, and I’m really glad we did it this way instead of hauling them to […]
Sheepies lurking in the back of my mind
We took the insider’s tour at Stone Barns on Saturday. They have a rotational grazing system that uses sheep, and apparently the Finn Dorset breed (though not as good for fiber) thrives best on their grass. I don’t recall the 2 other breeds they tried first.