Judy D. of Timberville, Virginia cuts the wild flavor of venison by sprinkling on a tad of apple pie spice and black pepper. “Venison cooked this way in my slow cooker tastes just like beef,” Judy reveals.
Venison is a nice change of pace from turkey for a holiday meal. This meat loaf doesn’t taste gamey, and our guests enjoy it—especially the ones who stay with us during hunting season.—Lorraine McClain, Republican City, NE
These meatballs are a savory blend of ground venison and pork sausage, with water chestnuts for crunch. "This is my husband's favorite venison recipe," says Geraldine Mennear of Mastic, New York. "Even my co-workers, who normally don't like game meat, enjoy it."