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Braised Venison

ALL OUR VENISON RECIPES IN ONE LOCATION!

Remember Forrest Gump’s pal Bubba explaining all the shrimp recipes during their funny scene in the movie, which ultimately led to Gump’s seafood restaurant? We feel the same way about venison recipes! (But we’re not opening a restaurant.) Grilled venison, ground venison, jerky, chili, venison tacos … oh, so many ways to prepare meals...

Whoa! Did someone say bacon?

Foodie Friday: Venison and Bacon Is A Great Marriage!

So, we all love venison and we all love bacon, right? What could make a better combo? It’s like peas ‘n carrots, Roy and Trigger, Arnold and some freaky future-world cyborg, and college football and arguing. Here are three quick recipes from “We Kill It, We Grill It” that you can try with your...

Lentil Soup with Venison and Sausage hits the spot on a chilly autumn evening! (Photo: GameandGarden.com)

Foodie Friday: Lentil Venison Soup

Simply put, this looks pretty doggone fantastic. By Alan Clemons, Southern Managing Editor I ran across this recipe from Stacy Harris, author of Happy Healthy Family, the other day and thought it would be great to share here. She did, too, and said it’s one of her family’s favorites. “This is a scruptious one-pot...

VenisonConCarne

Foodie Friday: Venison Con Carne

Check out this great dish from Stacy Harris, author of Happy Healthy Family, for Venison Con Carne that can be made and frozen for trips or cold winter nights! “This is a hearty chili with incredible flavor,” Harris said. “One of my favorite things about this dish is that I don’t use ground meat,...

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Ready For Some New Venison Recipes?

One thing I’ve learned over the years from Scott Leysath is that cooking venison, or almost any wild game for that matter, isn’t as difficult or nerve-wracking as some folks seem to believe. By Alan Clemons, Southern Managing Editor Leysath lives in California but don’t let that throw you off. He’s a diehard hunter...

Three Meat Pasta

Foodie Friday: Tagliatelle with Three-Meat Sauce

Sometimes the problem with pasta is you just fall for the ol’ tried and true, maybe grab a jar of whatever red sauce is in the pantry and add a spoonful of minced garlic from a jar, and plop down for a rerun of Law & Order. By Alan Clemons, Managing Editor I’ve done...

Vegetable Garden Soup with Venison

Foodie Friday: Vegetable Garden Soup with Venison

Stacy Harris, author of Happy Healthy Family, makes this great vegetable soup with venison for her hungry family, who loves it. Harris says: “When I eat this soup I am taken back in time to my sweet granny’s quaint kitchen. I have such fond memories of sitting at her table with the plastic tablecloth...

Filet Kabobs

Foodie Friday: Venison With Kebabs

Doesn’t this look fantastic? Yes, it’s beef. A good ol’ juicy fillet of beef, and cooked just about how I like my fillets. We’re definitely not anti-cow by any stretch although we try to highlight venison recipes each week. So, what to do? Use a nice venison backstrap. My pals who hunt elk are...

Venison Shrimp Ankara

Foodie Friday: Venison Shrimp Ankara

Last week’s Foodie Friday entry hit on some great venison skewers that work as super appetizers or, if you have enough venison, as the main dish. Well, it’s still a good time for grilling and our good friends at Food for Hunters had another kebab recipe they’re sharing with you. This one may be...