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  • Bison Short Rib Sliders

  • INGREDIENTS: Makes 16 Sliders Short Ribs: 5 pounds bison short ribs 1/4 cup butter 3 celery stalks, rough dice 2 large carrots, rough dice 1 medium onion, rough dice 1 1/4 cups red wine 1/2 cup beef or game broth 1/3 cup Sherry 2 garlic cloves, peeled 2 bay leaves 1 large fresh thyme sprig Pickled Caramelized Onions: 1 tablespoon butter 2 large red onions, halved, thinly [...]
  • Salad Lyonaise with Duck Confit

  • INGREDIENTS: For the confit 1 ½ teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper ½ teaspoon fresh thyme, chopped 1 fresh bay leaf, crumbled 6 duck legs (about 3 pounds total), rinsed and patted dry, but not trimmed For the Lyonnaise 4 cups torn escarole, or other strong-tasting greens, washed and dried 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil About 1/2 pound wild boar ba[...]
  • Cornish Hen Cacciatore

  • INGREDIENTS: 3 x 750 gr Cornish hens, jointed sea salt freshly ground black pepper 8 bay leaves  2 sprigs fresh rosemary  3 cloves garlic, peeled (1 crushed, 2 sliced)  22 gr or 1 pack of Cremini mushrooms, halved  1 pack red pearl onions, peeled whole  ½ bottle red wine  extra virgin olive oil  6 anchovy fillets  1 handful large green, stoned  2 x 400 g good-quality ca[...]
  • Bison Bourguignon

  • INGREDIENTS: 1.6 kg bison stew meat, cut into large chunks 3 bay leaf Small bunch thyme 2 bottles red wine 2 tbsp canola oil 3 large or 6 normal carrots, cut into large chunks 2 onions, roughly chopped 3 tbsp plain flour 1 tbsp tomato purée To serve: Small knob butter 300g bacon lardons 400g button mushrooms Chopped parsley METHOD: 1. Tip the bison into a large bowl with th[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio Show – December 03 2016

  • Angelo is putting together his Christmas shopping list! He’s invited Dawn Whiteside from Coleman Canada to give him a hand with the stocking stuffers. He also has some questions about free shipping for the big coolers, and the last date for pre Christmas delivery. Rumour has it that Angelo has fish finders on his list. Danny Thompson from Garmin electronics will join Angelo to talk about his[...]
  • Camel Shank Tagine with Dried Fruits & Harissa

  • INGREDIENTS: 2 tsp cumin seeds 1 tbsp coriander seeds 3cm piece fresh ginger, chopped 4 garlic cloves, chopped 1 tsp salt 2 tbsp olive oil 2 Camel Shanks cut into osso bucco cut, (ask your butcher to cut them for you about 1.5 lb each) 2 large red onions, cut into wedges 1 1/2 tbsp Harissa (Found in most major super markets and/or middle eastern super markets) 200g can chopped tomatoe[...]
  • Bison Kofta Kebabs

  • A common food in Middle East is food on a pita. Whether it is a shawarma, gyro or doner, I love this regions handheld ‘pocket’ food. One of my favourite things to eat is one of the more common Persian dishes. It is called a kofta kebab and it is essentially a long meatball grilled on a skewer. What makes this dish truly unique is the amazing blend of spices, ranging from ginger, cumin, coriander a[...]
  • Outdoor Journal Radio Show – October 29 2016

  • Today is the Trick or Treat Broadcast…It’s Halloween! Sean Kelly, from Black Angus Fine Meats and Game, joins Angelo in the studio as the co-host. Which one will be the clown? Mike Cochrane makes fishing music with Mikey and the Reelers. Did he release a new album and is he now operating a smoke house? When you sing in the fishing boat does that attract fish? We need to know. Karen Stephenson i[...]
  • Ostrich Chickpea & Spinach Curry

  • INGREDIENTS: 1 tbsp oil 500g Ostrich stew meat cubes 1 red onion, sliced into half moons 1 cm piece ginger, peeled and finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 tbsp ground cumin 1 tbsp ground coriander 400g can tomato 200g can chickpeas, washed and drained 1 tsp garam masala 100g spinach, roughly chopped 1 tbsp korma curry paste (I used Patak's)   METHOD: 1. Heat t[...]
  • Pheasant & Dumplings

  • INGREDIENTS: 3 tablespoons butter 1 medium onion, cut into small dice 5 medium carrots, cut crosswise into small dice 4 sprig fresh thyme 1 cup all-purpose flour 15 ounces’ chicken broth Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper 2 whole Pheasant (approx. 1 lb each) 2 tablespoons chopped fresh chives 1 3/4 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons buttermilk 1 package (10 ou[...]
  • Bison Cottage Pie

  • INGREDIENTS: 6 small shallots 1 large carrot 2 tbsp vegetable oil 3.5 tbsp unsalted butter 1 bay leaf 1 sprig fresh thyme 500 gr ground bison 1 tbsp tomato paste A splash of Worcestershire sauce 4 cups beef, bison or chicken stock 1.5 cup frozen peas For the topping: 500 gr baking potatoes peeled and cut in large chunks ½ cup milk ½ cup butter 2 egg yolks METHOD: 1. Dic[...]