This is great made from deer meat. The Mortons tender quick salt can be hard to find, I ordered it on line.
ground beef or deer meat
morton's tender quick salt
whole black pepper corns
red pepper flakes
minced garlic (the jar kind works great)
1Combine all ingredients large bowl and mix well. Shape into two logs and wrap each in tin foil twisting ends tightly. Refrigerate 24 hours. Leave in foil and cover with boiling water. Return to heat, bring water back to a boil and boil for one hour. Remove from water with tongs unwrap, drain water and rewrap. Refrigerate until ready to serve (can also be frozen).