Cast Iron Seared Dove & Creamy Grits

Dove season is upon us again (cue “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” theme song). I am not the best dove hunter around, at best I get a few birds every year- Adam on the other hand is the bread winner, or dove winner have you. But hey, this week I have already… Continue reading Cast Iron Seared Dove & Creamy Grits

Grilled herb quail with sweet & spicy “Plate Licker” sauce

Hey guys! If you tuned into Texas Brigades’ Facebook Live today you may have seen me cook up a tasty meal of herb grilled quail with this mouth watering sweet and spicy reduction. I’ve made sauces similar before but never written them down really so when I tested this sauce on Sunday I was super… Continue reading Grilled herb quail with sweet & spicy “Plate Licker” sauce

Hunt to Table: Ginger Javelina & Swiss Chard Egg Rolls

Javelina is more palatable then most people realize. Ultimately, when it comes to cooking I like to think of my favorite Peccary as just a very lean pork. On another note, who says egg rolls are just an appetizer? Adam and I paired these egg rolls with our homemade habanero mesquite bean dipping sauce and… Continue reading Hunt to Table: Ginger Javelina & Swiss Chard Egg Rolls

Peculiar Perspectives on Peccaries: the tasty Javelina & a little girl power

Inedible. Skunk pig. Nasty creature. All words used to describe Texas’ native peccary, the Javelina. A closer look into understanding this unique creature and maybe, just maybe, people will start to appreciate them. First off, the Javelina or Collared Peccary is NOT a feral hog. It is a small, robust new-world pig who primarily feeds… Continue reading Peculiar Perspectives on Peccaries: the tasty Javelina & a little girl power

Lights, Camera, Action: Behind the scenes at Powderhorn Ranch

“Oh wow…oh wow oh wow!” The words spilled out of Annie’s mouth. An Axis buck stood staring at our hunting blind not more than 60 yards away, antlers towering high above his head. A mating pair of Sandhill cranes flew over, calling back and forth to one another. The steam rose up from the ground… Continue reading Lights, Camera, Action: Behind the scenes at Powderhorn Ranch