This gorgeous Michigan beast provided an 18-yard shot and ultrafantastic memories!

BloodBrother Imagination Runs Wild at Annual SHOT Show

As you read this little NugeDitty, my 73rd deeranddeerhunting.com NugeBlog, do please share my Gonzo happiness this very day knowing that my wonderful family and I are at the annual Shooting Hunting Outdoor Trade (SHOT) show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Now when I say my family, I’m not just talking about my biological family....

Stacy Harris has an array of items for cooking venison and other dishes, but among those are basics you can use and need in your kitchen.

12 Things You Must Have in Your Deer Camp Kitchen

There’s a good debate of sorts among hunters and chefs when it comes to preparing venison: salt and pepper, and nothing else, or a little marinade or herbs to give the roast some added flavor on the grill, smoker or in the slow cooker. I’ve had it both ways and, honestly, appreciate both when...

Kid Rock, who's name is William Ritchie, killed this nice buck while on a hunt in Alabama.

Kid Rock Trades Stage Fury for Deer Hunting, Big Bucks

There’s absolutely no argument that can be logically made that Kid Rock doesn’t put on an intense, no-holds-barred jamfest concert when he’s touring the world pumping out his music and lyrics. For about two decades the down ‘n dirty musician from Detroit has packed arenas and stoked audiences with massive light shows and music....

Ted with great buck

The Happiest American Dreamer the World has Ever Known

Stay with me here. I know my overworked hands and fingers and fatigued mind, body, spirit, soul and sacred temple can do this. It doesn’t really take all that much effort and energy to type simple words on my smoldering, abused laptop, and I know I’m up for the task at hand. Fueled by...

Ted with great buck

Go Find Your Tsunami of Hard-Earned Deer Hunting Happiness!

It’s official! This is it! No more 2014, it’s over Rover, and we are now only hours into a brand new year, 2015! Who needs fireworks? I’m in my treestand! Happy NugeYear! A very serious gungho SpiritWild BloodBrother HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015 to all my deeranddeerhunting.com buddies across the globe! Can you all believe...

Tacos Carnitas can be made with shredded beef, like these, or venison if you have some deer meat in the freezer. They're great! (Photo: Jess Lander/Wikipedia)

Enjoy Holiday Cheer With a New Year’s Venison Feast

Time is on your side this week, with two holidays hitting on Thursdays and giving us long weekends to relax, enjoy family and friends, go deer hunting and eat like kings for a few days. Yes, eat like kings! Huzzah! Pile on the meats and cheeses, break off the necks of bottles of ale...

Ted 11 point

Oh, Hallelujah and Pass the Garlic and Butter, Baby!

A very Merry Christmas to everyone around the world on this very special day. Not just to my fellow deerhunting BloodBrothers in North America, but to all my fellow human beings no matter where you are from. Peace and goodwill toward man isn’t just a Yuletide thing for me, but in the Nugent family...

Ted with buck

Celebrate Every Day With All You’ve Got!

HoHoHoHo boys and girls! Merry Merry Christmas to you all! Tiz the season to be jolly by golly and if your old Uncle Ted was any jollier at this point in December, I’d burst right here and now before your very eyeballs and explode my ever lovin’ venison infested guts all over the place....

There's still time for more hunting even during the "show season" each winter.

Deer Hunting and Birthday Festivities at the YO Ranch!

As you read this little ditty, my lovely deeranddeerhunting.com NugeBlog#67, I will be surrounded by some of the greatest hunting families to be found anywhere on planet earth. Sixteen years ago I decided to further celebrate and promote our beloved hunting lifestyle by creating an annual Ted Nugent Birthday HuntBash at the famed YO...

Mmmm ... slow-cooked venison is great for your nachos as a new twist!

Hey, Don’t Throw Out the Neck From Your Deer

My, oh, my … all the years of watching deer hunters (and myself, I’ll admit) throw away some of the most gorgeous deer meat for some of the dumbest reasons ever. “Ah, it’s too much trouble to fool with.” “Naaa, I don’t have time to mess around with a neck.” “Are you kidding? There’s...