Game Birds & Waterfowl

Pheasant Milano Supreme

A recipe from Eileen Clarke’s cookbook, Tenderize the Wild: Marinades, Brines and Rubs for Wild Game, that calls upon honeydew melon as the foundation for the marinade that will tenderize even the tough legs of a hard-running wild pheasant. Sweet, moist meat that you combine into a creamy sauce topped with a flavorful gremolata gives you a sure-fire dinner plate success.

Moroccan Wild Rabbit Stew

Here is a recipe by Chef Lukas Leaf tapping into your cast iron Dutch Oven to prepare this flavor-infused stew “campfire style”. While you could opt to prepare this recipe using a standard Dutch Oven on your kitchen range, plan to take a kid on a winter outing and create something truly memorable by harvesting and preparing your small game in the field.

Sweet and Sour Grilled Quail

One of our contest finalists in the 2015 Outdoor News Recipe Contest Sponsored by Camp Chef SWEET & SOUR GRILLED QUAIL (OR DOVE) A simple way to prepare those tiny birds that offers big taste!  Submitted by Outdoor News reader:  Mary Anne Lecce, Illinois INGREDIENTS: Quail or Dove Seasonings of your choosing Fresh peaches Fresh jalapenos Uncooked bacon Water Ground…

Sweet and Sour Grilled Quail

A finalist in the 2015 Recipe Contest Sponsored by Camp Chef SWEET & SOUR GRILLED QUAIL (OR DOVE) A simple way to prepare those tiny birds that offers big taste!  Submitted by Outdoor News reader:  Mary Anne Lecce, Illinois INGREDIENTS: Quail or Dove Seasonings of your choosing Fresh peaches Fresh jalapenos Uncooked bacon Water Ground ginger Garlic Powder Dry white…

Blackened Quail

A few months back, a friend of mine opened up to me about his secret passion for woodcock hunting.  I, too, have an undeniable love affair with the American timberdoodle.  This migrating aspen and alder tornado is an awesome game bird for pointing dogs and an under-appreciated challenge for wingshooters.  This same anonymous friend shared with me a woodcock recipe…

The 'Ultimate' Woods and Water Gumbo

Tip Corner: Pull out the Dutch oven! You’ll be incorporating your duck, walleye, and smoked game sausage into a satisfying dish with this week’s recipe. This recipe recommends using a cast iron skillet for some of the preparation. If you’ve never considered this versatile form of cookware, check out this site for some tips. Ingredients: 2 boneless duck breasts, fat…