A cut of meat (most often lamb, mutton, veal or venison) that is the unseparated loin (from rib to leg) from both sides of the animal. The saddle is a very tender cut and makes an elegant (but expensive) roast.
From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.
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