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Another Chili Challenger: The World’s Best Venison Chili?

This venison chili is one of our all-time favorites and we thought now, with a little snow falling up north and cooler temps down south, would be a great time to see it again. This chili recipe looks so good you’ll be cryin’ if you don’t have any venison left in the freezer to...

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Foodie Friday: Fast Venison Chili

Whip out some ground venison and whip up this great chili recipe for the weekend! Sporting Chef Scott Leysath says this is pretty doggone easy to make and tasty, too. He suggests roasting your peppers “on a barbecue, under a broiler or just char them in a very hot pan with a little oil....

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Score With the Best Venison Burgers, Chili on Super Bowl Weekend

Whether you’re a diehard face-painting fan ready for the big Super Bowl clash or a casual fan who likes a little football and good food, this weekend is one of the best. The ramp-up to the National Football League’s annual championship game is monumental. Tons of print and online stories, of course, and folks wanting to...

Venison Recipe: Grilled Deer Chili

This recipe comes from Mary Conley of Missouri. Using grilled venison adds a whole new dimension to chili. 2 lb. venison burger, cooked on the grill 1 med. onion, diced 1 pkg chili seasoning 2 qt. stewed tomotoes 1 tsp. cayenne pepper 1 tsp. cumin 1 tsp. garlic Shredded cheddar cheese Salt, pepper to...

Who knows what might be inside this delicious venison burger? Bacon? Cheese? Diced jalapenos? Just a little change or two could jack up your celebration.

Why Cooking Your Venison ‘All the Way’ is a Terrible Idea

You’ve had terrible meat before, right? Overcooked, gray, hard, tasteless hockey pucks that are hard to chew? Dry to the point of doing that tongue thing like Tom Hanks in “Big” when he tried caviar? Yes. The answer is yes. We all have had, at some point in our lives, terrible meat. The person...

Be sure to give your meat a light dusting of flour before browning, unlike what I did with this stew meat.

3 Secrets to Great Venison Stew, and With a Hint of New Orleans

Creating great venison stew, or beef stew for that matter, is a task that comes with trial-and-error before you really get everything nailed down well. Following exact recipes can help you get started with a good recipe. Recipes are like blueprints for a house, with the ingredients being the walls, roof and interior spaces....

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No Doubt, Venison on First Thanksgiving Meal Many Years Ago

Many people wrongfully assume that today’s Thanksgiving meal is pretty much what the Pilgrims and Native Americans ate back in the day when they gathered to celebrate the autumn harvest. Those are the kind of people who, likely, believe that meat in the grocery stores are treated well unlike those killed by hunters. I...

Venison Crock Pot Chili

Great Tips to Help You Process, Cook Your Own Venison

Labeling one of the most popular books in the Deer & Deer Hunting library a cookbook is, quite honestly, a misnomer considering the vast information found within its pages. Gut It Cut It Cook It for years has been one of the favorites of deer hunters who are truly part of the DIY crowd. When...

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Smoky Venison Lettuce Wraps with Sage Corn Salsa

Wow! This recipe looks pretty doggone incredible and is a super dish to make during summer with fresh corn and other garden ingredients. The fine folks at Food For Hunters whipped up this venison treat. It’s officially called “Smoky Lettuce Wraps with Sage Corn Salsa.” Looks outstanding! You can check out this specific recipe...