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From the Wild

Jesse Griffiths contains multitudes. Author of Afield: A Chef’s Guide to Preparing and Cooking Wild Game and Fish. Finalist for a James Beard Award. Founder of the Dai Due Supper Club. Amazing cook. Hunter. Cool beard. Locavore. And you know … Continue reading

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Just do it: Venison Stock

We had a few questions on the Instagram account as well as the Facebook page about some recent photos of venison stock.  Here’s the deal, folks: Venison stock is AMAZING. Here are all the usual questions: Isn’t it too gamey? … Continue reading

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Venison Stock & Free Shipping

We’re busy cooking down venison stock and grinding up meat for Italian sausages, but we wanted to let everyone know that we have free shipping on all Go Carnivore swag this Friday, Nov 23rd (Black Friday) Enter the code: 2012SuperFree Visit … Continue reading

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Shanks are not contraband!

Venison shanks. Many hunters consider them too tough and full of connective tissue to be edible so they either grind them down to burger or sausage or sometimes even discard them completely. I won’t deny that shanks are not a … Continue reading

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Carnivore’s Library: Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game

Basic Butchering of Livestock and Game by John J Mettler Jr (a retired large-animal veterinarian) is a excellent read for anyone interesting in butchering domestic and/or game meats.  The book is geared towards the novice to moderately experienced butcher and includes well … Continue reading

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Venison Heart: Love in Disguise

This recipe is a slimmed down version of the recipe found in the  LL Bean Game & Fish Cookbook (which is a surprisingly good cookbook). The original recipe calls for a Moose heart or two Venison hearts, but this adaptation is for a single heart … Continue reading

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