Safari Steak for the Hunter

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

This recipe is from Kenya. It is used by hunters on safari in preparing zebra, eland, antelope, or other game. The technique is good and can be used on our favorite food-beef steak.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil and butter in a 10 to 12 inch skillet until almost smoking.
  2. Fry steaks in pan, a few at a time, for about 3 minutes on each side, adding more oil and butter as needed.
  3. Season each steak with salt and pepper and set aside, keeping warm.
  4. Lower heat and add red wine and dessert wine.
  5. Stir with residue left in pan.
  6. Add garlic and cook for 2 minutes.
  7. Add tomato paste and water.
  8. Cook until sauce is quite thick.
  9. Combine mashed potatoes and yams(or sweet potatoes) ina 2 qt saucepan and beat thoroughly.
  10. Season the potato mixture to taste.
  11. Spread the potato mixture on a large platter.
  12. Arrange the steaks on the potatoes.
  13. Pour the sauce over the steaks.
  14. Sprinkle with chopped parsley.


Most Helpful

Adjusted the recipe for the three of us but increased the potato/yam mixture to suit our needs. The sauce was different, a bit on the tart side, and good. Made for ZWT4.

Julie B's Hive June 23, 2008

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