A Wild Game Chef's Guide: How to Cook Venison

Whitetail deer probably represent more protein hitting the table than any other game species in North America, and rightfully so. Lean, delicious and unique-tasting, venison is a standard in many households like mine.


Oftentimes, though, hunter/cooks either get stuck in a rut or don't completely understand how to simply and effectively prepare this species optimally. Here's how to cook venison...essentially five simple ideas to help you get the most out of your harvest.


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