Marinated venison

Yield: 12 servings

2 large Carrots [sliced]

2 large Onions [sliced]

2 Celery stalks [finely


1/2 cup Olive oil

2 Garlic cloves

2 tsp Salt

1 tsp Pepper [fresh ground]

1/2 cup Sugar

1/2 tsp Cloves

1/2 tsp Allspice

1/2 tsp Basil

2 Bay leaves

1/2 tbsp Parsley [chopped]

4 cup Vinegar

4 cup Water

2 cup Beer

4 lbs Venison shoulder [cubed]


1) sauté the carrots, onions, and celery in 1 tb ov olive oil in a skillet over low heat for 15 min., stirring frequently.

Add the remaining olive oil, garlic, salt, pepper, sugar, cloves, allspice, basil, bay leaves, parsley vinegar, water, and beer, mixing well, and pour into a nonreactive bowl...

Add the venison and marinate in the refrigerator for 24 to 48 hours stirring occasionally...

2) place the venison in w/marinade in a stock pot and bring to a boil over med to low heat then reduce heat to low and simmer for 2 hours...

3) discard the bay leaves, thicken the pan juices for gravy and serve