Beef Tallow (5 Gallon Bucket)

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Discover the health benefits of cooking with omega 3 and CLA-rich grass-fed tallow! US Wellness Meats’ Beef Tallow (sometimes known as lard) is simply rendered beef suet. It is naturally pure white to light yellow in color and has omega 6:3 ratios which are similar to fish.

Not all fats are created equal; US Wellness Meats’ Beef Tallow has plenty of CLA and good natural trans-fat.

The large (5 gallon) bucket is ready for commercial or home use. However, food buying groups, restaurants, gyms, and soap makers may benefit more by purchasing the large (5 gallon) bucket of Beef Tallow. It has not been bleached, deodorized, hydrogenated, or altered.

US Wellness Meats loves Beef Tallow because of its diversity. It can be used to cook or fry. It can also be added to vegetables or ground beef to increase flavor. Nutrition Pastry Chefs love Beef Tallow for baking savory dishes. You can also use Beef Tallow to make your own pemmican, candles, or soap.

Each 5 Gallon Bucket of Beef Tallow averages 36 pounds.

If you would like more information on rendering, usages, and storage of Beef Tallow, read US Wellness Meats’ Tallow Blog Page.

All of US Wellness Meats’ beef products are 100% grass-fed and grass-finished.

Shipping: Beef Tallow (5 gallon bucket) ships separately from frozen items. It is shipped via FedEx Ground Service and delivery is expected within 3-7 days.




Beef Tallow is not highly perishable.

Beef Tallow will keep for years in a freezer and months in a refrigerator.

The USDA requires a frozen sticker because US Wellness Meats does not use preservatives or additives.  

Beef Tallow can be unrefrigerated for a month without any issues. However, at some point, the surface will begin to oxidize.

For long term storage, US Wellness Meats recommends freezing.


Beef Tallow (5 gallon bucket) ships separately from frozen products.

Due to separate shipping and high international costs, US Wellness Meats is unfortunately unable to ship this product to Puerto Rico.

Beef Tallow (5 gallon bucket) is shipped via FedEx ground service from Iowa.

Delivery is expected within a week from the ship date.