Adductor

Common Name
Inside round
Group
Pelvic
Whole Sale Section
Round
Origin
The ventral surface of the pubis and ischium, and the tendon of the gracilis.
Insertion
(1) The posterior surface of the femur from the level of the third trochanter to the groove for the femoral vessels; (2) the medial ligament of the stifle joint.
Action
Adducts the limb and extends the hip. Rotates the femur inward.
Innervation
Ischiatic or tibal and obturator nerves.
Blood Supply
Femoral, deep femoral, and obturator arteries.
Retail Cuts
Beef Round Steak, Beef Round Steak Boneless, Beef Round Top Round Steak, Beef Round Top Round Roast
Color
L* : 42.32
a* : 31.09
b* : 25.47
Pgment Conc. (Heme Iron) : 22.57
Processing Characteristics
Fat : 45.7
Moisture : 728.6
Protein : 210.8
Ash : 14.9
Palatability
Shear Force
Dry : 9.9lbs
Moist : 9.8lbs
Connective tissue amount
Dry : Slight amount
Moist : Slight amount
Flavor intensity
Dry : Slightly bland
Moist : Slightly intense
Juiciness
Dry : Moderately dry
Moist : Slightly dry
Tenderness - Panel Scores for Tenderness (8 point scale)
Dry : 5.02
Moist : 5.24
Evaluated Tenderness
Dry : Slightly tender
Moist : Slightly tender