Originally Posted by buccaneer
The thinking here is for American produce of course.
If you are buying Australian imported Wagyu then it IS the real deal.
Same with our lamb, Olive Oils and so on.
Don't want your domestic laws messing with a country that is putting the work and effort into producing transparent excellence, that wouldn't be fair.
right....but the word wagyu just means japanese cow. There is no such breed as Wagyu. There are no standards to call something wagyu (other than those created by the breeder associations).
I'm sure it's awesome beef. Ours is too. Just saying it's all marketing