Grilled Chimichurri Elk Venison Steak Recipe

Grilled Chimichurri Elk Venison Steak Recipe
Grilled chimichurri elk venison steak (Nevada Foodies photo)

This chimichurri marinade is easy to make and works well on most venison, including elk and antelope

Ingredients


  • Elk tri-tip cut into ½-inch steaks
  • ½ cup flat leaf parsley
  • ½ cup cilantro
  • 1 shallot
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 small red jalapeno (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • ¾ cup olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt

Grilled Chimichurri Elk Venison Steak Ingredients
Grilled chimichurri elk venison steak ingredients (Nevada Foodies photo)

Directions:

Using a sharp knife, finely chop the parsley, cilantro, shallot, garlic and red jalapeno. Put chopped chimichurri ingredients into a bowl and add red wine vinegar, oregano and honey. Slowly pour olive oil into bowl and whisk together all ingredients. Season with kosher salt and set aside. Slice elk meat into ½-inch thick steaks and put in a glass or ceramic dish. Pour ¾ of the chimichurri sauce over the steaks being sure to coat on all sides. Cover and let marinate for 1 to 2 hours or overnight.


Grilled Chimichurri Elk Venison Steak Marinade
Elk venison steaks marinating in chimichurri sauce (Nevada Foodies photo)

Grill venison elk steaks to your preferred degree of doneness. Spoon the remaining chimichurri sauce over the grilled meat and serve with sourdough bread and grilled vegetables.

For more information about this venison recipe, please visit: //www.nevadafoodies.com/chimichurri-elk-steaks/.


Recommended Videos

SHOT Show 2019: Thompson Center TC R22

Game & Fish Editor-in-Chief John Geiger and Danielle Sanville of Thompson Center take a look at the TC R22 rimfire at SHOT Show 2019 in Las Vegas.

SHOT Show 2019: Accumax Carbon Fiber Bipod

Game & Fish Editor-in-Chief John Geiger and Jarrod Grove of Caldwell discuss the features of the Accumax Carbon Fiber Bipod at SHOT Show 2019 in Las Vegas.

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Temporary Price Reduction

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top Game & Fish stories delivered right to your inbox every week.