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Whats a tasty dish you can make with game meats?

We are being given some Elk meat. Have no ideas how to prepare it or what kind of meal to make with it. Any ideas?

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Prayerpartner

Asked by Prayerpartner at 5:13 AM on Sep. 7, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Prepare it like you would a beef steak. It is a bit gamey, but its pretty tasty
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 5:18 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • http://www.eatingelk.com/recipeindex.html


    heres a nice index of recipes!

    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 5:19 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Awesome Cassie! Thank you.
    Prayerpartner

    Comment by Prayerpartner (original poster) at 5:35 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • my dad used to make awesome bbq
    shay1130

    Answer by shay1130 at 7:52 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

  • Elk medallions:
    Allow one 5-7oz portion per person, You can hand cut& wrap with bacon, mignon style, to contain the medallion!

    Medallions of wild elk loin, cut about 1 inch-thick
    sea salt
    pepper
    1 tablespoon unsalted butter

    Season elk medallions on all sides with salt and pepper, wrap loosely in butchers’ paper and refrigerate 4-6 hours or overnight.
    Remove from refrigerator, blot dry and allow to stand 30 minutes at room temperature. Pan-sear with your butter or grill to a medium-rare (elk gets really tough really fast!!), then allow to rest before serving.
    The sauce's really easy. In a small pan pour 2 glasses of red wine, a diced shallot, 1 T. sugar, 5 crushed juniper berries, black peppercorns and 3 thyme sprigs. I let this reduce down to about 1/4 its original amt. Add 1 C. really good beef stock, and let this reduce down to about half its original volume. Strain this, the whisk in butter for richness! Delish!
    CinnamonScallop

    Answer by CinnamonScallop at 10:55 AM on Sep. 7, 2010

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