Italian Venison Sandwiches

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. Cook: 8 hours


10-12 servings

Updated: Oct. 15, 2022
"The slow cooker makes easy work of these hearty venison sandwiches," assures Andrew Henson, an avid hunter and cook from Morrison, Illinois. "The meat always comes out tender and tasty."


  • 2 cups water
  • 1 envelope onion soup mix
  • 1 tablespoon dried basil
  • 1 tablespoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1 teaspoon beef bouillon granules
  • 1/2 teaspoon celery salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 boneless venison roast (3 to 4 pounds), cut into 1-inch cubes
  • 10 to 12 sandwich rolls, split
  • Green pepper rings, optional


  1. In a 3-qt. slow cooker, combine the first nine ingredients. Add venison and stir. Cover and cook on low for 8 hours or until meat is tender. Using a slotted spoon, spoon into rolls. Top with pepper rings if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1 each: 319 calories, 7g fat (3g saturated fat), 96mg cholesterol, 680mg sodium, 31g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 32g protein.