Roast Venison

Roast Venison

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A family recipe....One of those dishes that tastes as good as it smells. Cook roast 20 minutes per pound for medium rare, remember to baste often during roasting to ensure a tender roast.


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20 Min
2 Hr


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    3 lbs venison roast
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    8 slices bacon
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    1⁄2 cup beef consomme
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    1⁄2 cup apple cider
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    1 cup red wine
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    1⁄4 cup lemon juice
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    1 clove garlic, crushed
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    1⁄4 cup onion, chopped
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    1⁄8 cup cranberries, dried
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    1 teaspoon salt
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    1⁄2 teaspoon pepper
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    1⁄4 teaspoon thyme

How to Make Roast Venison


  1. Preheat oven to 500 degrees Trim fat from roast,wipe down with damp cloth.
  2. Put venison in roasting pan and sear in 500 degree oven for 5- 10 minutes.
  3. Reduce heat to 425 degrees.
  4. Arrange bacon slices over roast.
  5. Roast uncovered in 425 degree oven for 30- 40 minutes.
  6. Remove bacon.
  7. Combine all remaining ingredients and pour over roast.
  8. Remember to baste frequently during roasting
  9. Cover loosely with foil and cook 1 hour longer.

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About Roast Venison

Course/Dish: Wild Game
Main Ingredient: Wild Game
Regional Style: Canadian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Heirloom

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