Venison and Leek Stew



"This lovely tasting stew recipe is one I found in one of those cookbooks organisations put together as fundraisers and everyone submits their favourite recipe. The recipe submitor's name was listed as Bev. So thanks for sharing this Bev!"

Original recipe yields 6 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (355.9 g)
  • Calories 310.3
  • Total Fat - 15.7 g
  • Saturated Fat - 9 g
  • Cholesterol - 53.7 mg
  • Sodium - 416.2 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 22.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 3.1 g
  • Sugars - 4.2 g
  • Protein - 19.4 g
  • Calcium - 80.8 mg
  • Iron - 3.9 mg
  • Vitamin C - 15.9 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.3 mg

Step 1

Melt half the butter in a Dutch oven or heavy pot over medium-high heat and cook leeks, onions and garlic until translucent; remove from pot and set aside.

Step 2

Season the flour coated venison with salt and pepper to taste.

Step 3

Add the oil to the pan toss in the venison in batches and brown on all sides, you may need a bit more oil as you cook the meat; remove from pan and set aside.

Step 4

Pour the wine into the pan and stir with a wooden spoon, scraping up the bits; simmer until reduced by half.

Step 5

Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.

Step 6

Place half the sliced potatoes in the pot; season generously with salt and pepper.

Step 7

Add the meat and top with the onion and leek mixture.

Step 8

Overlap the remaining potatoes on top of everything, add a bit more salt and pepper and sprinkle over the herbs.

Step 9

Pour in the stock.

Step 10

Place cover on Dutch oven or pot and cook for 2 hours.

Step 11

Remove from oven and dot with the rest of the butter and pour in the cream.

Step 12

Cook uncovered for 20 to 30 minutes, or until potatoes are golden brown.

Step 13

Enjoy!

Tips & Variations


No special items needed.

WhatamIgonnaeatnext?

This was good and it smelled wonderful cooking. I used baby Dutch Yellow potatoes. It's called stew but you can eat it on a plate with a fork. I think the leftovers would be good for breakfast with eggs.

(2 Dec 2022)