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Venison Leg Takedown

There are numerous ways to butcher a deer. As we are big proponents of cooking roasts and stews using whole muscle cuts, here is our suggested method for breaking down a venison hindquarter for such purposes. To the surprise of … Continue reading

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Improvising Venison Stew

When it comes to making stew, rather at home or at hunting camp, exact recipes are often not necessary. For cooking at deer camp, we often just bring along a random selection of vegetables, herbs, etc and create a stew … Continue reading

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6 Underappreciated cuts of Venison

Whether you are DIY butchering or taking deer to a commercial processor, there are a few cuts of venison that are often underappreciated to the point of being entirely discarded. 1. Neck: It is rather disheartening to see pictures of … Continue reading

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Adventures with Headcheese

While attending the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Competition, we were very generously gifted a pair of Berkshire Black heritage hog heads, which have been sitting in our freezers just begging to be made into headcheese. After doing … Continue reading

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Carnivore News: March 8th

Last week, we were following a story about the resurgence of “live”Fire” BBQ in the East Coast cities. The NYT has this slideshow from Mighty Quinn’s (2nd Ave, NYC), where guests eat BBQ out of cardboard boxes.  The Backyard Grocery blog makes yet … Continue reading

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Wild Turkeys: pluck them & use the whole bird

As Wild Turkey populations continue to expand throughout the US, the popularity of turkey hunting continues to grow. However, one practice that is somewhat disturbing to me is that many  turkey hunters only de-breast the birds and tend to discard the rest … 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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