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Venison Neck Soup with Thick-Cut Toast

From The Complete Venison Cookbook by Harold W. Webster, Jr.

Serves: 4


2 meaty venison necks 

5 cups water 

1 ¼ tsp. salt, divided 

2 eggs, beaten 

dash of white pepper 

dash of fresh ground nutmeg 

3 tbsp. parsley, chopped

Optional: poached egg


Place venison necks, water and 1 tsp. of salt in a large kettle or stock pot. Bring to a boil; reduce heat, and simmer for 1 ½ to 2 hours. Remove neck bones; strain the liquid. Return the broth to the cooking pot and bring to a simmer. Combine the remaining ingredients and gradually pour into the broth. Stir constantly. Add poached eggs if desired. Serve hot with toasted thick crust bread.

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