How to Make Beef Frankfurters 1

Here’s an easy recipe on how to make beef frankfurters for your food business.

BEEF FRANKFURTERS (pure beef product)
(Raw-cooked sausage type, finely chopped batter)

INGREDIENTS
Raw materials: (calculated for a 30 kg batch)

40.00 % Beef meat trimmings, lean – 12.000 kg
20.00 % Beef meat trimming, fatty – 6.000 kg
15.00 % Vegetable oil – 4.500 kg
25.00 % Ice (drinking water) – 7.500 kg

Additives:
(per kg raw materials) – (total for 30 kg)

18.00 g Nitrite curing salt – 540.00 g
3.00 g Phosphate (pH >7.3) – 90.00 g
0.30 g Ascorbic acid – 9.00 g

Seasonings:
(per kg raw materials) – (total for 30 kg)
3.00 g White pepper, ground – 90.00 g
1.00 g Nutmeg, ground – 30.00 g
0.50 g Cardamom, ground – 15.00 g
0.20 g Coriander, ground – 6.00 g

PROCESSING
Grind beef meats 3 mm
Chill meats and vegetable oil over night at < +4°C Chop ground meats, ice and additives for 25 rounds Add vegetable oil and seasonings, chop until +12°C Stuff in sheep or collagen casings, 24/26 mm Link to desired length and twist Smoke at +65°C for 40 min. Cook in water or steam +76°C for > 30 min. (core temperature > +72°C)
Cool under cold shower or in water until <+20°C
Store in chiller below +4°C, shelf life < 14 days