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Three Simple Wild Game Grilling Sauces

You’ve got to love it when you stumble upon a recipe that only needs a handful of ingredients, is simple to prepare and, best, tastes great. Chances are good that you won’t bother with a three-page recipe with a long list of obscure ingredients that you can’t even pronounce. Here are some easy sauces that’ll…

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black bean salsa

Two Great Salsas

A departure from traditional tomato salsas, these are two of my favorite grilled venison toppers. After preparing the salsas, let them stand at room temperature for an hour to blend flavors and give them a chance to warm up. Putting cold salsa on a hot venison steak or fish just doesn’t make good sense. Black…

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Venison Stock

how to make venison stock or venison broth

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Cilantro Lime Mayo

I usually keep a bottle of this in the fridge. Pairs well with salmon or tuna burgers – like this recipe here Print Recipe Cilantro Lime Mayo Ingredients1/3 cup mayo1/4 cup cilantro – finely chopped2 tbsp lime juice1 tsp sugar2-3 green onions chopped InstructionsMix together well. Add more lime juice or sugar – depends if…

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Easy Meat Sauce Recipe For Venision

Whenever I make a meaty red sauce, I make a giant batch. I’ll use some of it for a few days on pasta, chicken, over burgers, with meatballs or spread over pizza dough. The rest is divided into smaller batches, cooled and packed for the freezer. When I’m short on prep time, I can quick-thaw…

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Melon and Grilled Peach Salsa

Use whatever melon is in season, ripe and firm. If you plan on refrigerating the salsa for a couple of days, choose a melon that is slightly underripe so that the flesh doesn’t get mushy over time. Jicama is a crunchy sweet brown root vegetable. If you can’t find it, leave it out. This salsa…

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Grilled Corn and Black Bean Salsa for Fish

You grill the corn, not the black beans. This recipe is perfect for grilled firm-fleshed fish. It’s best prepared during the summer when local sweet corn is fresh and, if you can get some, homegrown tomatoes have been vine-ripened. This is also great as a side dish! Print Recipe Grilled Corn and Black Bean Salsa…

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Harry’s “No Catch” Orange Sauce

Great on fish and upland game. Start with these measurements and then adjust for your own taste. You can also make the sauce in the pan, right next to some pan-seared fresh fish, but cut the ingredients in half. If you want to punch it up, add some fresh garlic, ginger and some green onions.…

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Mushroom, Freakshow and Horseradish Sauce

Don’t let the name throw you off, this sauce is great with antlered game and waterfowl. Goes great over any venison cut. The “Freakshow” in this instance is Michael David Winery’s Cabernet Sauvignon. You can substitute any dry red wine, too.   Print Recipe Mushroom, Freakshow and Horseradish Sauce Ingredients1 tablespoon olive oil2 cups mushrooms…

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