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: http://www.nevadafoodies.com/chimichurri-elk-steaks/.

Recommended for You

The Pennsylvania man's trophy fish was more than two pounds heavier than the previous record. Records

No Kidding: Angler Smashes Record for Lake Trout

Scott Bernarde - May 21, 2019

The Pennsylvania man's trophy fish was more than two pounds heavier than the previous record.

How does one go about getting rid of chiggers and treating chigger bites? Your first line of defense is insect repellent with DEET to keep chiggers at bay. But when you do get a few chigger bites, use Chigarid to treat them. Hunting How-To

How to Treat Chigger Bites

Lynn Burkhead

How does one go about getting rid of chiggers and treating chigger bites? Your first line of...

Memorial Day sale offers 15 percent off everything website-wide. Coolers

Get Ready for Summer with Cordova Coolers

May 23, 2019

Memorial Day sale offers 15 percent off everything website-wide.

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

Electric Filet Knife from Bubba Blades

Electric Filet Knife from Bubba Blades

As OSG's Lynn Burkhead looks on, Josh Neville shows off the cordless and corded versions of a new electric filet knife from Bubba Blades.

Lure Lock Tackle Cases: No-Spill, No-Scent

Lure Lock Tackle Cases: No-Spill, No-Scent

Glenn Walker talks us through the soy-based technology that makes Lure Lock cases spill-proof and scent-proof. With Game & Fish Editorial Director Adam Heggenstaller at ICAST 2019 in Orlando.

Mustad Skatter Shad Bladed Jig

Mustad Skatter Shad Bladed Jig

As Mustad continues to expand into an all-around tackle company, Reid McKinstry shows off some innovative features that make the Mustad Skatter Shad bladed jig a winner in big bass waters.

See more Popular Videos

Trending Stories

 A 7 pound giant taken on a jig during the pre-spawn transistion in the Midwest.

Although the art Bass

4 Tips When Jig Fishing For Bass

Chris Schneider - August 25, 2015

A 7 pound giant taken on a jig during the pre-spawn transistion in the Midwest. Although...

Fishing for nighttime crappie gets you out of the summer heat and puts more fish in the cooler.

By Other Freshwater

6 Tips for Nighttime Crappie

Keith Sutton - June 19, 2017

Fishing for nighttime crappie gets you out of the summer heat and puts more fish in the...

North Dakota Game & Fish Department said the 16-9 walleye doesn't qualify for record. Walleye

Record-Sized Walleye Was Foul-Hooked, Agency Says

G&F Online Staff

North Dakota Game & Fish Department said the 16-9 walleye doesn't qualify for record.

See More Stories

More Wild Game

This venison marinade recipe is very versatile and can work with nearly any wild game meat, such as antelope, elk or bison Wild Game

Simple Venison Steak Marinade Recipe

Michele Eichler

This venison marinade recipe is very versatile and can work with nearly any wild game meat,...

If a wild dessert sounds good for your family's table, then consider giving this apple pie recipe – which includes a flaky crust using rendered bear fat – a try! Wild Game

Apple Pie with Bear Fat Crust Recipe

Lynn Burkhead

If a wild dessert sounds good for your family's table, then consider giving this apple pie...

This venison recipe makes an over-the-top antelope chorizo burger that will have you and your family asking for seconds. Wild Game

Antelope Venison Chorizo Burgers Recipe

Nevada Foodies

This venison recipe makes an over-the-top antelope chorizo burger that will have you and your...

See More Wild Game

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.