Typically served in lettuce cups to be eaten as a salad with an intensely flavorful Thai Sauce, you can also serve this recipe with rice and other veggies. The ingredients call for fish sauce, but if you can’t find it at your local store you can substitute with soy sauce. You can also adjust the heat level by adding more or less chili peppers.
Taste Of The Wild
2 or 3 servings The loin is a long, boneless muscle that runs along either side of the backbone; it’s also called the backstrap. For this dish, use a venison loin portion that’s 10 to 12 inches long, which will weigh about 1¼ pounds. You can also use thick venison round steaks, or thick-cut steaks from an elk or moose…
Chorizo Sausage Recipe by Chef Eileen ClarkeBy Chef and Author, Eileen Clarke A lot of people swear that a four-to-one ratio of lean-to-fat is perfect for wild game sausage, but that produces a dry sausage, not the creamy, melt-in-your-mouth texture of sausage made with any other meat in the world. Sorry, it’s a pet peeve of mine. Game meat is…
Here’s a Lukas Leaf Recipe that’s brought to you by Modern Carnivore. Couple your fish with quality ingredients, and if the name of the recipe doesn’t impress you, the finished product certainly will. Agrodolce is another name for “Sweet and Sour”. Whichever way you call it, this recipe is easy to prepare, with the balance of flavors including a sweet and peppery topping of a simple salad mix that gives you a lighter recipe to balance the heavier meals often associated with fall and winter seasons.
We’ll be sharing an excerpt from Teresa Marrone’s latest cookbook, “Dishing Up Minnesota” in the pages of Outdoor News. Keep an eye out for her recipe for Grilled Venison Loin with Honey, Juniper and Black Pepper Glaze in the Taste of the Wild cooking feature.
As the author of several practical cookbooks and guides for identifying, preserving and preparing wild game and edibles, Teresa Marrone joins the team of contributors to the Outdoor News Taste of the Wild feature with a recipe shared with permission from Storey Publishing from her latest book: Dishing Up® Minnesota and The Beginner’s Guide to Making and Using Dried Foods.
With more than 150 family -pleasing, nutritious, and accessible recipes to home cooks who want to increase their knowledge and enjoyment of procuring and cooking clean, organic meat, fish, fruits and vegetables, Susan L. Ebert’s cookbook is titled The Field to Table Cookbook: Gardening, Foraging, Fishing, & Hunting.
Meet one of the contributing chefs to the popular wild game cooking feature brought to you by the Outdoor News Taste of the Wild. Danielle Prewett brings a lighter, healthy approach to her game cooking.
Photo by Jack HennessyTROUT CROSTINI By Jack Hennessey In Northwestern Wisconsin, there is a the Kinnickinnic River (“Kinni” for short). My wife and I had the chance to fish on the Upper Kinni, a waterway that is 22 miles long, and is home to anywhere from 5,000 to 12,000 trout per mile, making it one of the most productive trout streams…
From Chef and Author Eileen Clarke this pot roasted pheasant recipe works for any whole pale-meated bird like forest grouse, Hungarian partridge and Chukar.
After learning that I’m a fan of goat cheese, a friend of mine has kept me in supply of this creamy, tangy bit of deliciousness.
Couple that with bacon – an ingredient that some people truly consider a kitchen staple, and you’ve got two key ingredients for this incredibly simple salad.
If you garden, odds are you still have a few tomatoes hanging around as we head into deer hunting season. This recipe calls for fresh Roma tomatoes, but you can use a can of diced tomatoes instead. You could even make your meatballs ahead of time, and use commercially prepared marinara sauce instead of the homemade version, to craft a quick and hearty meal.
Chef and Author, Eileen Clarke shares valuable insight into buying the right meat grinder, mixer and sausage-making equipment for home processing of your wild game.
Enjoying your own homemade hot dogs crafted from the deer you harvest yourself is great. Adding cheese to the mix? Does it get any better? Chef and Author Eileen Clarke shares her DIY recipe for cheese dogs that are perfect for the grill.
Break out the chopsticks and pour some sake, it is time to take Chinese rooster from the forest to fork. This pheasant recipe by Chef Tyler Viars is adapted from a chicken-based recipe crafted originally by Travel Channel host, Andrew Zimmern. Tyler’s version offers a combo of heat and sweet, topped with sesame seeds and fresh cut scallions.
Move over burgers, this venison recipe featuring an onion Gorgonzola cheese topping gives the typical Black and Blue burger a run for it’s money!
In this recipe – Tyler Viars, the “Cookin’ In Camo” chef, offers a play on the standard buffalo chicken sandwich using pheasant topped with homemade buffalo and ranch sauce.
A wild turkey-inspired take on the restaurant staple of a green salad with a chicken breast. Breast meat smoked with apple wood at a relatively high temperature so that the smoke does not overwhelm the natural flavor of the wild turkey.
Food on a stick isn’t limited to the State Fair anymore. Lukas Leaf shares his Rabbit Fritter recipe that incorporates garden-fresh veggies into the batter and an easy to prepare berry dipping sauce made with naturally foraged berries, or ones you pick up from a Farmer’s Market.
Author and Chef Hank Shaw says that “Elderberry syrup is the first thing I do with elderberries once they come ripe in summer. Why? Because it’s so damn versatile. I’ve used it to make elderberry ice cream, poured it on top of other ice creams, and I use it in my go-to sauce for venison and wild duck, the classic Cumberland sauce.”
The black trumpet (Craterellus cornucopioides) is an often overlooked or ignored treat in the forest. Conversely, they are a highly sought after culinary mushroom, given their smoky, delicious flavor and because they are very difficult to cultivate and grow commercially.
Grab the bucket for some blueberries and use them to craft a BBQ sauce that compliments the bear meat in this recipe by Outdoor News Taste of the Wild contributing Chef – Justin Townsend.
Meet Outdoor News Taste of the Wild Contributing Chef Lukas Leaf of Modern Carnivore. Chef Lukas uses sustainable, seasonal and wild ingredients in his recipes.
Chef and Author Eileen Clark’s Venison Fajita Just in case you haven’t been keeping up with the “serious” cooking magazines, there is a new version of fusion cooking. Fusion cuisine used to defined be concepts like Mexican Lasagna, or Chinese Tacos. But these days the latest two cooking words to be fused together are brines and marinades – dubbed…
You might have used a pie iron, or Pudgie pie maker, when you were a kid. Perhaps it was the pizza pie or a goey chocolate and peanut butter dessert pie cooked over the campfire. But who says you have to keep it simple? Darren Kirby shares his Wild Turkey BBQ Sandwich that opens a whole new world while using the venerable pie iron.
The perfect summer dish that brings together your fresh walleye or perch in a taco that bursts with flavor thanks to fresh cilantro, diced tomatoes and sweet corn. The smoky paprika and charge of cayenne pepper is balanced by the sweet-citrus honey sauce to top it off.