venison recipes

Peppercorn Smoked Venison Sausage with Cherry Shallot Sauce

Unique Flavors Help This Smoked Venison Sausage Sizzle

  Smoked venison sausage sounds outstanding and, combined with a little sweet kick, makes a perfect main attraction for a delicious and eye-appealing meal. Smoking is a curing method that has been around for centuries. Native Americans used the method, as have inhabitants of other countries. Venison, fish, fowl … they’ve all been tried...

Tequila Venison Fajitas

You’ll Love These Insane Tequila Marinated Venison Fajitas

What do you get when you combine the greatness of venison, the fantasticness (is that a word?) of tequila-spice marinade, and the awesomeness of hot fajitas? Fantastically awesome Tequila Marinated Venison Fajitas of greatness, of course. Whether your processor preps your deer meat or you take the time to do your own at home,...

VenisonBurittoSupreme

You’ll Scream for More of this Venison Burrito Supreme

Venison always adds a unique flavor to your dishes, especially if you avoid drenching it in marinade or soaking it for days in ice water to “remove the gamey taste.” We don’t soak beef or pork roasts for days in ice water. Perhaps the “it tastes gamey” crowd is just accustomed to bland grocery...

CanCooker Braised Venison

Trophy Whitetails and the Best Venison You’ll Ever Enjoy

We’ll always have a debate among deer hunters about trophies and meat, and there’s absolutely no getting around it whatsoever. Some guys hunt old, mature bucks and have specific antler requirements that fit their personal goal. Usually, it’s a specific inch-minimum or “bigger than my last one.” Others go by the old “I don’t...

spicy venison hominy soup

Doggone! Spicy Venison and Hominy Soup Sounds Fantastic

Whatever we’ve done to make Mother Nature mad this winter, how about we all send some karmic thoughts for a truce? C’mon, Ma Nature. Lighten up. Feet upon feet of ice and snow up north? More on the way? The messy episodes in Oklahoma and Texas and Alabama and Georgia? And earthquakes last week...

Vegetable Garden Soup with Venison

Quick, Easy Meals for Valentine’s Day … With Delicious Venison

Ah, the weekend of love has arrived. Well, commercialized and hyped love. Revenue-generating love. Go buy those cards, flowers, nasty red-box ribboned candies, the card, flowers that may die in six days and don’t forget the card! By Alan Clemons, Managing Editor Did we mention the card? Very, very important. You may be able...

Blueberry Shitake Venison ... mmm, sweet blueberries and the earthiness of mushrooms.

Blueberry Backstrap? Why, Yes, I’ll Have Seconds, Please

Monday evening in the grocery store I ran across some boxes of clementines, the small oranges hybridized more than 100 years ago, and realized we’re not too far away from spring. I love fresh vegetables and fruits, and cooking with them is easy. Berries always are a great addition to venison dishes and blueberries...

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Turn Your Deer Meat Into Delicious Jerky Treats

Venison jerky is a fantastic snack when you’re hunting, hanging around watching a football game or just need something tasty to get you through until next deer season. It’s easy to make, too, especially with the great array of Weston prep products to get the job done. Set up in your kitchen, spend a...