4 of the Best Venison Sandwich Recipe Ideas

4 of the Best Venison Sandwich Recipe Ideas
Smoked Venison Sandwich Recipe (Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley photo)

Follow these proven-delicious venison sandwich ideas and your family and friends will appreciate the creativity and the sharing of your wild game harvest

On some days, sandwiches seem like the ultimate food. Delicious, filling and convenient … you don’t even have to sit down to enjoy a good sandwich.

The next time it’s your turn to provide vittles for a large, casual gathering, don’t offer the guests boring, delivery pizzas. Serve them something a little closer to your heart: venison sandwiches.

Dressed up or down, these venison sandwich ideas by Outdoor Channel hosts are versatile. They can be made simply as they are or you can splurge a little with amazing add-ons such as luxurious condiments, cheeses, slaw, caramelized onions and greens.

Crush Recipe: Venison French Dip Sandwich with Au Jus

Venison French Dip Sandwich recipe (Shaun Davies)
Crush Recipe: Venison French Dip Sandwich with Au Jus (Photo courtesy of Shaun Davies)


By: Lee and Tiffany Lakosky, hosts of Crush with Lee & Tiffany


“A venison twist on a classic, this will be a repeat request!” – Lee and Tiffany


Sandwich Ingredients:
  • 2 pounds shaved venison
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 2 sub rolls (we used multigrain)
  • Optional: sautéed onions, peppers and Swiss cheese
Au Jus Ingredients:
  • 3 cups water
  • 4 cubes beef bouillon
  • 1 teaspoon soy sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper

Get the Recipe: Venison French Dip Sandwich with Au Jus


Italian Venison Sausage Sandwiches Recipe

italian venison sausage sandwiches recipe
Italian Venison Sausage Sandwiches Recipe (Karin Holder photo)

By: Karin Holder, host of Raised Hunting


“These sandwiches are a favorite recipe of ours during deer season when we need fast and easy lunches.” – Karin Holder

Ingredients:
  • 1 pound lean elk/venison sausage
  • Soft Italian hoagie buns of choice
  • 1 bag shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 small can tomato sauce
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Get the Recipe: Italian Venison Sausage Sandwiches Recipe


Man Bun Venison Sandwich Recipe

man bun venison sandwich recipe
Man Bun Venison Sandwich Recipe (Shaun Davies photo)


By: Gregg Ritz, host of Hunt Masters

“This is a tribute to Arby’s ‘We Have the Meats’ campaign! And yes, it can be a ‘Lady’s Bun’ as well. I enjoy this best on the Traeger Grill, but you can utilize your preference or even use a slow cooker.” – Gregg Ritz

Ingredients:
  • 2 pounds boneless venison roast
  • Traeger Realtree Big Game Rub
  • 1 bottle Traeger BBQ Sauce, any flavor
  • 6 onion rolls
  • Beef broth (optional, see directions)

Get the Recipe: Man Bun Venison Sandwich Recipe


Smoked Venison Sandwich Recipe

smoked venison sandwich recipe
Smoked Venison Sandwich Recipe (Jenny Nguyen-Wheatley photo)

By: Matt Drury, host of Drury’s THIRTEEN

“Serve while hot and you will find the flavor is so amazing! To my taste, it's the best venison that I've ever eaten! Enjoy!” – Matt Drury

Ingredients:
  • Venison loin, tenderloin or steaks
  • Dales Original Steak Seasoning
  • Lettuce
  • Caramelized onion
  • Cheese

Get the Recipe: Smoked Venison Sandwich Recipe

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