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RQM Christmas 2021

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The Ryan’s Quality Meats order books have officially opened for Christmas 2021!

Please be sure to place your pre-order well in advance, to secure your Christmas dinner and keep this holiday merry. We will now be taking orders for our entire Christmas product range, from festive Beef Roasts to traditional Christmas Hams.

To place your pre-order for the festive season, please Contact Us on the website, to place your order with a staff member.

We ask our customers to please ensure they know what they are after by checking out our Christmas Menu prior to calling or coming into the store.

Feel free to let us know should you have any questions.

Merry Christmas!

Christmas Cooking

If you are looking for instructions on how to cook the perfect Christmas Roast, look no further. Below you can find a range of different cooking instructions for the meat of your choice: Beef, Lamb, Pork, Poultry and Hams.

Beef

Beef Impressor

 

PRE HEAT OVEN TO 190°C

BEEF ROAST TO BE COOKED 35 MINUTES PER KILO

ENSURE ROAST IS CHECKED USING A MEAT THERMOMETER

(REFER TO INTERNAL TEMPERATURE COOKING GUIDE BELOW)

ALLOW ROAST TO REST FOR 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SLICING

 

Spec & Mustard Roast

 

PRE HEAT OVEN TO 190°C

BEEF ROAST TO BE COOKED 35 MINUTES PER KILO

ENSURE ROAST IS CHECKED USING A MEAT THERMOMETER

(REFER TO INTERNAL TEMPERATURE COOKING GUIDE BELOW)

ALLOW ROAST TO REST FOR 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SLICING

Mediterranean Beef

 

PRE HEAT OVEN TO 190°C

BEEF ROAST TO BE COOKED 35 MINUTES PER KILO

ENSURE ROAST IS CHECKED USING A MEAT THERMOMETER

(REFER TO INTERNAL TEMPERATURE COOKING GUIDE BELOW)

ALLOW ROAST TO REST FOR 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SLICING

 

RQM Signature Roast

 

PRE HEAT OVEN TO 190°C

BEEF ROAST TO BE COOKED 35 MINUTES PER KILO

ENSURE ROAST IS CHECKED USING A MEAT THERMOMETER

(REFER TO INTERNAL TEMPERATURE COOKING GUIDE BELOW)

ALLOW ROAST TO REST FOR 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO SLICING

Lamb

Greek Easy Carve Lamb Leg

 

BEFORE, REMOVE FROM REFRIGERATOR AND ALLOW TO SIT AT ROOM TEMPERATURE FOR AT LEAST 30 MINUTES.

FOR A LEAN PIECE OF MEAT, COOK AT 230°C FOR THE FIRST 15 MINUTES. THEN TURN THE TEMPERATURE DOWN TO 175°C TO CONTINUE ROASTING. THE MEAT WILL TAKE ABOUT 40 MINUTES PER KG TO REACH MEDIUM RARE.

THE MOST ACCURATE WAY TO DETERMINE DONENESS IS WITH A MEAT THERMOMETER REFERRING TO THE INTERNAL TEMPERATURE COOKING GUIDE TABLE BELOW.

ALLOW THE MEAT TO REST FOR ATLEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE REMOVING NETTING.

Tuscan Bone in Roast

 

BEFORE, REMOVE FROM REFRIGERATOR AND ALLOW TO SIT AT ROOM TEMPERATURE FOR AT LEAST 30 MINUTES.

FOR A LEAN PIECE OF MEAT, COOK AT 230°C FOR THE FIRST 15 MINUTES. THEN TURN THE TEMPERATURE DOWN TO 175°C TO CONTINUE ROASTING. THE MEAT WILL TAKE ABOUT 40 MINUTES PER KG TO REACH MEDIUM RARE.

THE MOST ACCURATE WAY TO DETERMINE DONENESS IS WITH A MEAT THERMOMETER REFERRING TO THE INTERNAL TEMPERATURE COOKING GUIDE TABLE BELOW.

ALLOW THE MEAT TO REST FOR ATLEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE REMOVING NETTING.

 

Internal Temperature Cooking Guide 

 

42°C – RARE

58°C – MEDIUM RARE

68°C – MEDIUM WELL DONE

 

Pork

Biscayne Pork Roll 

 

PREHEAT OVEN TO 220°C.

ROAST FOR 30 MINUTES AT 220°C.

REDUCE OVEN TEMPERATURE TO 160°C AND CONTINUE TO ROAST FOR ANOTHER 35 MINUTES PER KG.

REMOVE ROAST FROM THE OVEN AND CHECK THAT THE JUICES RUN CLEAR. REST FOR 20-30 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

 

 

 

 

Salt & Pepper Pork Belly Roll

 

PREHEAT OVEN TO 220°C.

ROAST FOR 30 MINUTES AT 220°C.

REDUCE OVEN TEMPERATURE TO 160°C AND CONTINUE TO ROAST FOR ANOTHER 35 MINUTES PER KG.

REMOVE ROAST FROM THE OVEN AND CHECK THAT THE JUICES RUN CLEAR. REST FOR 20-30 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

Pork Leg Bone In 

 

PREHEAT OVEN TO 220°C.

ROAST FOR 30 MINUTES AT 220°C.

REDUCE OVEN TEMPERATURE TO 160°C AND CONTINUE
TO ROAST FOR ANOTHER 35 MINUTES PER KG.

REMOVE ROAST FROM THE OVEN AND CHECK THAT THE
JUICES RUN CLEAR. REST FOR 20-30 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

 

 

 
 

Pork Leg Boned & Rolled

 

EVENLY SALT THE SKIN AND ALLOW TO SIT IN THE FRIDGE OVERNIGHT

(MINIMUM 2 HOURS)

PREHEAT OVEN TO 220 DEGREES.

DRY THE SKIN AND WIPE OFF ALL SALT WITH A PAPER TOWEL.

PLACE ON A ROASTING TRAY AND BRUSH LIGHTLY WITH OIL, THEN RE-SEASON WITH SALTR AND PEPPER.

PLACE PORK IN OVE ON A LOW SHELF AND ROAST AT 220 DEGREES FOR 20 MINUTES, THEN ROTATE THE PORK REDUCE THE HEAT TO 190 DEGREES AND ROAST FOR ANOTHER 20 MINUTES, ROTATE AGAIN REDUCE THE HEAT TO 170 DEGREES AND ROAST UNTIL THE INTERNAL TEMPERATURE HAS REACHED 70 DEGREES. ALLOW TO REST FOR AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE SLICING.

Poultry

Whole Chicken 

 

PREHEAT OVEN TO 180°C

SEASON CHICKEN WELL BRUSH WITH MELTED BUTTER AND ROAST UNTIL REACHES AN INTERNAL TE MPERATURE OF 74 DEGREES C, COVER WITH FOIL AND ALLOW TO REST FOR AT LEAST 20 MINUTES OVEN TO 220°C.

ROAST FOR 30 MINUTES AT 220°C.

REDUCE OVEN TEMPERATURE TO 160°C AND CONTINUE TO ROAST FOR ANOTHER 35 MINUTES PER KG.

REMOVE ROAST FROM THE OVEN AND CHECK THAT THE JUICES RUN CLEAR. REST FOR 20-30 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

 

Whole Duck

 

PREHEAT OVEN TO 200 DEGREES C,

BRUSH THE DUCK WITH MELTED BUTTER AND SEASON WELL INSIDE AND OUT.

PLACE ON A WIRE RACK AND ROAST FOR 20 MINUTES.

REMOVE THE DUCK FROM THE OVEN POUR ALL EXCESS FAT INT A JUG AND REDUCT OVEN TEMPERATURE TO 120 DEGREES.

ONCE THE OVEN TEMPERATURE COOLS TO 120 DEGREES RETURN THE DUCK AND BASTE WITH THE JUICES EVERY 15 MINUTES FOR A FURTER HOUR AND 15 MINUTES

ONCE COOKED ALLOW TO REST FOR AT LEAST 20 MINUTES.

USE ALL DUCK FAT FROM THE ROASTING PAN TO MAKE DUCK FAT POTATOES.

Biscayne Chicken Roll

 

PREHEAT OVEN TO 180°C.

ROAST FOR APPROXIMATELY ONE HOUR AND 20 MINUTES.

COVER WITH FOIL AND REST FOR AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE REMOVING NETTING.

ROAST FOR 30 MINUTES AT 220°C.

REDUCE OVEN TEMPERATURE TO 160°C AND CONTINUE
TO ROAST FOR ANOTHER 35 MINUTES PER KG.

REMOVE ROAST FROM THE OVEN AND CHECK THAT THE
JUICES RUN CLEAR. REST FOR 20-30 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

 

 

 

Turkey

Whole Turkey

 

ALLOW TURKEY TO COME TO ROOM TEMPERATURE

PRE HEAT OVEN TO 170 C

 

SEASON AND RUB THE TURKEY WITH BUTTER

COVER THE TURKEY WITH FOIL PLACE ON A RACK AND ROAST FOR 45 MINUTES

 

REMOVE FOIL AND BASTE AND RETURN TO THE OVEN BASTING OFTEN WITH THE TURKEYS OWN JUICE.

ROAST UNTIL IT REACHES AN INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF 75 C

 

ALLOW TO REST FOR AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

 

 

*SEE TURKEY COOKING CHART FOR TIME GUIDE*

 

Turkey Cooking Chart 

 

TURKEY  WEIGHT

 UNSTUFFED 

 

STUFFED

3.5-5.5KG

2.75-3HRS

 

3-3.5HRS

5.5-6.5KG

3-3.75HRS

 

3.5-4HRS

6.5-8.5KG

3.75-4.25HRS

 

4-4.5HRS

8.5-10KG

4.25-4.5HRS

 

4.5-4.75HRS

10-12KG

4.5-5HRS

 

4.75-

5.25HRS

 

Turkey Breast Roll 

 

SEASON AND RUB THE TURKEY WITH BUTTER.

COOK THE ROAST IN A PREHEATED OVEN AT 175°C USING A RACK IN THE TRAY IF POSSIBLE, TO AN INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF 65°C (MEASURED WITH A MEAT THERMOMETER AT THE THICKEST PART OF THE TURKEY).

BASTE OFTEN WITH OIL OR THE POULTRY’S JUICES. ALLOW TO REST FOR 30 MINUTES IN FOIL BEFORE REMOVING THE NETTING AND CARVING. 

 

Turkey Buffe 

 

ALLOW TURKEY TO COME TO ROOM TEMPERATURE

PRE HEAT OVEN TO 170 C

 

SEASON AND RUB THE TURKEY WITH BUTTER

COVER THE TURKEY WITH FOIL PLACE ON A RACK AND ROAST FOR 45 MINUTES

 

REMOVE FOIL AND BASTE AND RETURN TO THE OVEN BASTING OFTEN
WITH THE TURKEYS OWN JUICE.

 

ROAST UNTIL IT REACHES AN INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF 75 C

 

ALLOW TO REST FOR AT LEAST 20 MINUTES BEFORE CARVING.

 

*SEE TURKEY COOKING CHART FOR TIME GUIDE *

 

Turkey Ballantyne

 

 

SEASON AND RUB THE TURKEY WITH BUTTER.

COOK THE ROAST IN A PREHEATED OVEN AT 175°C USING A RACK IN THE TRAY IF POSSIBLE, TO AN INTERNAL TEMPERATURE OF 65°C (MEASURED WITH A MEAT THERMOMETER AT THE THICKEST PART OF THE TURKEY).

BASTE OFTEN WITH OIL OR THE POULTRY’S JUICES. ALLOW TO REST FOR 30 MINUTES IN FOIL BEFORE REMOVING THE NETTING AND CARVING.

 

Ham

Glazing a Ham

 

PEEL OFF THE SKIN LAYER OF THE HAM WITHOUT TEARING TOO MUCH OF THE FAT OFF.

SCORE THE FAT IN A NICE EVEN DIAMOND PATTERN, SPRINKLE WITH SALT FLAKES AND SUGAR.

ARRANGE ANY FRUIT / SPICES ON THE HAM AND COVER WITH FOIL AND START ROASTING ON A LOW HEAT APPOX 150/160 DEGREES C TO REHEAT THE HAM,

AFTER APPOX 1 HOUR REMOVE THE FOIL AND COAT WITH YOUR HAM GLAZE AND RETURN TO THE OVEN FOR APPROX 45 MINUTES UNTIL NICELY CARAMELISED. FOR LARGER HAMS REGLASE UP TO 3 TIMES DURING THE FINAL 20 MINUTES.

Ham Glaze Recipes


LOOKING FOR A SPECIAL GLAZE? DOWNLOAD OUR FRUITY RECIPES BELOW.