4 of the Best Venison Sandwich Recipe Ideas

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

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