Filling the house with the smell of venison, pasta sauce, and cheese is one of my favorite things in life and that’s why I love Baked Venison Ziti. Then another favorite is when it’s done and I see a piece with gooey cheese drooping down.
Venison Loin with Blueberry-Maple Sauce: Wonderfully seasoned backstraps browned in a cast iron pan and roasted in the oven to perfection then drizzled with a delightful homemade blueberry-maple sauce.
Wisconsin Kabobs are venison kabobs brined in a sea salt brine, marinaded in soy sauce and olive oil, sprinkled with seasoning, drizzled with honey mustard, and perfectly grilled with your favorite fruits and veggies. I love grilling food, especially venison. I’ll eat it anyway it’s fixed, but the grill and crockpot are my two favorites ways …
Venison Stuffed Manicotti, a delicious Italian American pasta recipe that has ground venison, ham, veggies, a couple of cheeses, and marinara sauce. I mean, how can you go wrong with that combination? It’s impossible, right?
Spicy Venison and Rice is another one of Deer Recipes leftover inspired dishes that was so well-loved it became a staple. Venison marinated with a homemade marinade and cooked with onions, bell peppers, and garlic and poured over rice cooked in venison broth.
Venison Fajitas with tender cuts of venison marinated with homemade seasoning, cooked with onions, bell peppers, and garlic, placed onto a tortilla and browned in a cast iron pan until the cheese is melted and ooey-gooey.
Deep Dish Stuffed Crust Pizza is a leftover inspired dish made with a venison roast. It’s extremely easy to make. It tastes like you spent hours in the kitchen when really all you needed was just over 30 minutes.
Venison, Garlic, and Spinach Pizza is a heavenly aromatic pizza, unlike any you’ve ever had. How do I know this? Well, because it’s a creation of Deer Recipes. It is pure garlicky goodness with perfectly seasoned venison, spinach, and gooey mozzarella cheese.
A healthy venison egg roll stuffed with ground venison burger, garlic, and ginger, sesame oil sautéed cabbage, carrots, and onions. It’s belly-filling and diet-friendly with only 293 calories per serving–three egg rolls. Yum!
Venison Cornbread Casserole is a savory casserole with ground venison, black beans, sweet corn and everything but the kitchen sink, topped with a layer of cornbread and then for the grand finale, cheddar cheese.
Venison Cheddar Biscuits are soft flaky buttery golden brown buttermilk biscuits infused with venison sausage and cheddar cheese. Was that too many descriptive words? Maybe, but they perfectly describe how delicious these biscuits are.
Tender bite-sized slices of venison cooked with egg noodles and covered in a tangy creamy sauce. If you like pasta and spicy foods, this is a must try! It’s so filling and has only 313 calories per serving, which is 1.5 cups. Did someone say diet-friendly?
A true pleasure to Southerners–soft flaky buttery biscuits topped with peppery venison sausage gravy. It’s the comfort food of all comfort foods. A meal that’s good for breakfast, lunch, dinner or whenever the mood strikes.
Dreamy Venison Steak is a melt-in-your-mouth venison steak pan-fried in butter and topped with a thick creamy mushroom and onion sauce. If you don’t fall in love with this all I can say is bless your heart.
Venison Taco Stew is a delicious stew made up of ground venison or stew meat from a backstrap and cooked with whole kernel yellow corn, kidney beans, tomato juice, and taco spices. It’s extremely easy to make and is quick comfort food.
Fried venison tenderloin, sautéed Portobello mushrooms, sliced garlic, fresh spinach leaves, Parmesan cheese, and Asiago cheese all on a toasted wheat bun with a buttered crust–and it’s only 367 calories! Can it get any better than that?
Pilaf is spelled and pronounced so many different ways, with pi-lahf or pee-lahf being the most common pronunciations. Me being Southern, you know I’m going to pronounce this as “pee laugh” and with me being immature you know I’m going to giggle about it, too. You should’ve seen the looks on my boy’s faces when I …
The Pepper Jack Venison Steak and Onion Sandwich is my favorite creation. It’s so full of flavor your mouth won’t know what hit it! The pepper jack cheese gives it a spicy hot kick. Add spicy venison backstrap and fried onions and you have perfection. This is one sandwich that you’ll make time and time …
A deer shoulder is the least favorite venison meat to work up for most people, but it’s well worth the effort. I know some people that don’t even bother and throw the shoulders away. To me, every little ounce adds up and I try to save as much as possible.
Venison Tortellini Lasagna is a mix of ground venison, spices, tortellini and red sauce. Oh, and let’s not forget the cheesy goodness. I’d like to repeat what my oldest son, Chase, said about this recipe, but I’m a lady and try to not talk like that so I’ll have to edit the bad words with …
I have found many recipes for potato soup and some, not many, include venison. I have seen it with huge chunks of venison, some with slices, and some with ground venison burger. I’ve seen some that looked delicious and a few that looked downright disgusting–I’m just being honest.
Italian Deer Meatloaf is the absolute best meatloaf recipe ever. It’s moist, spicy, cheesy, and delicious–it’s all things good crammed into this recipe! The whole family loves it–even the kids, and it’s easy and inexpensive to make.
Chili is a favorite all over the world. We don’t know exactly where it came from or how long it’s been around, but we love chili so much that there’s a National and World Chili Championship and there’s even an International Chili Society. When a meal has its own society, you know it’s good!
Deer Sausage Casserole is a pasta dish fit-for-the-gods. It’s full of delicious venison sausage, Italian seasoned tomatoes, onions and peppers, pasta and ooey-gooey mozzarella cheese. Are you drooling yet?
As you have seen by now, I keep things pretty simple and easy. I personally don’t have time to spend hours cooking and I know most people don’t either. Here are my top three venison hot dog chili recipes.
As you can probably tell from the name, “Deer Veggie Chili Mac,” I have no idea what to call this recipe. It’s just something I threw together and I’m happy I did. It’s so delicious and healthy. It only has 320 calories per two cups!
Chicken Fried Deer Steak with gravy is a very simple meal, but one of the best in my opinion. It’s been around for hundreds of years–maybe even more and I’m sure it will be around for hundreds of years more.
There are lots of ways to fix deer backstrap and anyway you fix it, it’s going to be good. I love to make a pot roast with a backstrap or wrap it in bacon and throw it on the grill! Okay, I’m getting hungry now. Let me get back on the subject–my Panko Deer Nuggets.
If you’ve talked to me or if you are an avid reader of my blog, you know I use deer meat in everything. Yes, everything–from hamburger helper to meatloaf to soups. A few years ago I came up with this version of deer enchiladas.