VENISON IN BEER MARINADE Mrs. F.E. Pritchett, Stephenville, Texas


Sauté onions, carrots and celery in oil for 10 minutes; add remaining ingredients. Simmer 30 minutes, then chill.

Place in large earthenware bowl or crock and add 3 to 4 lbs. of venison, cut in 2-inch pieces (shoulder, neck, breast or other tough portions).

Let stand in refrigerator for one to two days, turning several times.

Place meat and marinade in large kettle; bring slowly to boil.

Cover and cook over low heat for two hours. Thicken liquid for gravy if desired.



• 2 large Onions, sliced
• 2 Carrots, sliced
• 2 stalks Celery, diced
• 2 cloves Garlic, diced
• 2 teaspoons Salt
• 1 teaspoon Pepper, fresh ground
• ½ cup Sugar
• ½ teaspoon Cloves, Allspice, and Basil
• 2 Bay Leaves
• 1 tablespoon Parsley, chopped
• 1 quart Vinegar
• 1 quart Water
• 1 pint Beer
• ½ cup Salad Oil

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