What to do with Leftover Elk Steak | Elk Steak Quesadilla

I grew up with a respect for everything I received, and that meant that we didn't waste anything. Over the years it's been a challenge to get the family to eat leftovers. Not wanting anything to spoil, I learned to improvise. In college I worked at a grocery store in San Diego. I worked in …

Sesame Venison Green Bean Dinner | #FieldtoFork

Last winter I enjoyed hunting whitetail and just used up the last of the meat in a sesame green bean dinner. After a hard day's work, we were tired and hungry and didn't want to spend a lot of time cooking dinner. I had some fresh green beans that needed to be used up so I …

Elk Carne Seca Recipe | #FieldtoFork

"Carne Seca" means "dried meat" in Spanish. This batch is made with elk meat, but you can use any red meat that you have readily available. I like the term Carne Seca versus jerky because this isn't some fancy, difficult to make marinated meat. It's clean and pure, tasty dried meat. It's the most basic …

Mango-Salsa Salmon and Avocado Slaw Burritos

I recently shared a picture of my dinner, a mango-salsa salmon and avocado slaw burrito. With such deliciousness wrapped in my favorite package, I shared the image asking who would like the recipe and many of you said, "YES!" You'll find the recipes for the salmon and the slaw listed below. I split them out …

Homemade Tortillas for Field to Fork Recipes

Last week I shared the recipe for elk fajitas and a couple of friends mentioned homemade tortillas. One said his wife always makes them with the fajitas and others asked if I knew how, so I thought I'd just share the recipe my father taught me. I grew up in a small ranch house. My …

Elk Fajitas – Field to Fork Recipes

Elk hunting season is less than a month away, and I'm hoping to fill the freezer with savory, healthy elk meat for making fajitas and more. There are so many favorite reasons that I enjoy pursuing game and filling the freezer is one. If you plan your hunts, work hard, be patient, and eventually become …