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What's for dinner?

Discussion in 'The Homestead Kitchen - Recipes Etc' started by Hinotori, Aug 28, 2017.

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  1. Nov 3, 2018
    frustratedearthmother

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    And then some! Congrats - it looks like really good meat!
     
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    Seemed only fitting to have her with some garden sweet corn and green beans. My wife really liked the deer chops and I did too they are, fall off the bone tender.
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    Mmm I'm jealous of people who have a doe season. Buck only here. Had some roadkill doe though, amazing difference from the buckiness I'm used to! Looks delicious! I'm looking forward to some venison stew.... my favorite.
     
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    baymule

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    I do the onion soup mix and add a can of cream of mushroom soup too. It's good either way. Deer chops.... :drool
     
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    Pumpkin-carrot puree soup! I'm so thankful to be cooking something homemade! Canned carrots from last year's garden. Pumpkin from this year's garden. Didn't have any homemade broth though, so bouillon cubes to the rescue.
     
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    Sounds good @tortoise! I made butternut squash soup with a bone broth base last night. Pretty darn tasty!
     
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    My recipe ended up to be

    12 cups chicken broth
    3 cups cooked pumpkin
    pint jar canned carrots
    2 cups cream! had to log back in to edit my post and add it! lol

    cook and puree with stick blender

    Then
    onion flake (lots)
    garlic flake
    turmeric
    ground chipotle (little)
    paprika (eh, more than a little)
    red pepper flakes (little)

    Was SO good! Served with a dollop of sour cream. :drool:love
     
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    Son in law came over and helped me put plastic over the screens on the front porch. When we were done, I said I'm going to give you guys a home cooked meal but your going to have to cook it. We went out to the shop and from the deep freezer, I gave him two large thick deer backstrap steaks, two quarts of blanched green beans and 4 ears of sweet corn. All harvested from my home garden :)
     
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    baymule

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    Tonight I cooked chicken wings and baked beans. We love wings and I think that might have been my last package. The good news is DH is enthusiastic about raising chicken CCX in the spring.
     
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    But of course, home raised CCX are the best! Store bought CCX doesn't even compare.
     
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