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Carpetbagger Venison Steaks

Venison Steak Recipe from The Complete Venison Cookbook by Harold W. Webster, Jr.

Carpetbagger Venison Steaks

Makes: 4 Servings

4 eye-of-round venison steaks, cut about 1 1/2'” thick

½ pt. oysters (8-12)

2 cups sherry

¼ lb. butter

salt and pepper to taste



Cut pockets into each of the steaks. Marinate the oysters in 1 cup of sherry for 1 hour. Place 2 or 3 oysters into each steak pocket with a little sherry; seal with a tooth pick. Place butter into a large skillet and melt. Add 1 cup of sherry to butter. Place the steaks in wine-butter sauce and steam on each side for 1 minute. Remove steaks from skillet, and salt and pepper to taste. Sprinkle paprika on steaks and place in a preheated broiler. Broil desired amount of time, then baste with wine and butter sauce.

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