Denver Leg

Balsamic Glazed Cervena Skewers with Sweet Peppers, Cipolline Onions and Fennel Slaw

Balsamic Glazed Cervena Skewers with Sweet Peppers, Cipolline Onions and Fennel Slaw

Tender denver leg cuts are ideal for these quick cook skewers

Cervena Venison Couscous Waffle with Fresh Herbs and Mushrooms

Cervena Venison Couscous Waffle with Fresh Herbs and Mushrooms

Award winning Chef Bart Vandaele created this warming Cervena dish for the Rising Stars Dinner in Washington DC in February 2007.

Cervena Beer Sausage with Sweet & Sour Red Cabbage & Pickled Mustard Seed

Cervena Beer Sausage with Sweet & Sour Red Cabbage & Pickled Mustard Seed

Sear the sausage in a sauté pan with a little oil just to warm through.  Place in a hoagie roll and top with the mustard seed and cabbage.  Serve with an ice cold shot of St. Arnold amber beer.

Cervena Venison Reuben

Cervena Venison Reuben

Chris shows off how local produce mixes well with Cervena venison.

Chicken-fried Cervena with Peas, Mustard Greens & Red Eye Gravy

Chicken-fried Cervena with Peas, Mustard Greens & Red Eye Gravy

A modern take on a classic chicken fried steak.

Market Salad with Sliced Cervena Venison

Market Salad with Sliced Cervena Venison

Local Texas Arugula & Blueberies, Texas Pecans, "Pure Luck" Goat Cheese Vinaigrette

Smoked Venison with Onion and Licorice Marmalade

Smoked Venison with Onion and Licorice Marmalade

This is a very sophisticated appetizer whose flavor will impress the most discerning palate. Although a bit time consuming, the saving grace is that it can all be done ahead of time. If attempting to smoke the venison proves to be a roadblock, fear not- you can just grill or roast it to just under medium rare and proceed from there.

Cocoa nib crusted Cervena Venison with a black pepper and Strawberry Gastric

Cocoa nib crusted Cervena Venison with a black pepper and Strawberry Gastric

Fruit and pepper go together with Venison in this award winning recipe.

Cervena Tapas, risotto cakes and red pepper oil

Cervena Tapas, risotto cakes and red pepper oil

The Duncan & Co. Best Cervena Appetizer Award

Grilled Cervena venison with coriander falafel, green pepper relish, and lemon tahini sauce

Grilled Cervena venison with coriander falafel, green pepper relish, and lemon tahini sauce

Cervena venison has personality, but can also do what it’s told. In this recipe it replaces lamb in what could be a typical Middle Eastern flavored dish, adding beautiful flavor and texture to the dish, not to mention the brilliant red color.

Cervena Venison Korean Style Bibimbap

Cervena Venison Korean Style Bibimbap

Chef Chris Shepard shows of the adaptability of tender leg cuts of Cervena venison.

Herb crusted leg roast

Herb crusted leg roast

A healthy roast.

Rare roasted Venison with Beetroot and Garlic Salad

Rare roasted Venison with Beetroot and Garlic Salad

Tender venison mixed with succulent slow roasted beetroot and a tangy tomato sauce creates a delicious summer lunch.

Black Forest Venison

Black Forest Venison

epresentando a Nueva Zelanda el chef Kirk Lafferty elaborado finos platillos con Cervena (carne de venado de Nueva Zelandia).

Roasted Cervena Venison, Sweet Potato-Brussels Sprout Hash, Bacon Confit, and Pomegranate Jus

Roasted Cervena Venison, Sweet Potato-Brussels Sprout Hash, Bacon Confit, and Pomegranate Jus

Rising Star Chef David Grossman

Branch Water Tavern
510 Shepherd Drive
Houston, TX 77007

Cervena With Baharat Rub and Cauliflower Tabouleh

Cervena With Baharat Rub and Cauliflower Tabouleh

Tender leg medallions servd with a fresh cauliflower Tabouleh

Peppered and Seared Denver Leg Salad

Peppered and Seared Denver Leg Salad

Chefs note: some times the larger flatter pieces of Denver leg aren't as easy to cut into perfect little noisettes, therefore searing whole resting well and then slicing thinly make a great hero for a warm salad

Venison Yakitori and a Cucumber Salad with Miso Dressing:

Venison Yakitori and a Cucumber Salad with Miso Dressing:

Marinated in asian flavours and quickly grilled with mushrooms.  

Venison Hot Pot

Venison Hot Pot

Vegetables cooked in a rich broth, with thinly sliced venison poached as it is served.

Smoked Cervena Venison Chopped Salad with Candied Walnuts and Pears

Smoked Cervena Venison Chopped Salad with Candied Walnuts and Pears

Smoked Venison Chopped Salad with Candided Walnuts and Pears is perfect for any time of the year, especially in Autum when it's walnut season.

Venison Yakitori and Cucumber Salad with Miso Dressing

Venison Yakitori and Cucumber Salad with Miso Dressing

Cervena Venison Yakitori and a Cucumber Salad with Miso Dressing is great for a light meal or an starter.