Beef can come from any part of the cow, and is available in a vast array of cuts and textures. The seasonings on this list focus on large cuts of beef comoonly found in American cooking, like steaks and roasts. Beef is one of the most quinessentially American meats. Since our country began, cattle have been crucial to our economy and our dinner. We love the rich aroma of a pot roast growning tender in the oven, the sizzle of steaks slapped on a hot grill. With the right seasonings, even a less than perfect piece of beef can be anyone's favorite food.