Stove Top Smoker Chinese Smoked Breast of Pheasant

Total Time
3hrs 30mins
Prep 3 hrs
Cook 30 mins

This recipe comes from Patrick Rand, a noted chef and wild game-cooking expert. This recipe, while written for pheasant, will also work well on chicken or duck breast. From the Cameron Cooking Guide, and intended to be prepared using a stove top smoker.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Coat breasts in sesame oil and set aside.
  2. Mix the marinade ingredients in a large bowl and then add the breasts to the marinade, and refrigerate for 2 or 3 hours.
  3. Remove meat from marinade, brushing off any pieces of the chopped garlic, ginger or onion.
  4. Smoke on medium heat for about 25 minutes using cherry wood chips.
  5. While meat is smoking, strain the onions, ginger and garlic from the marinade.
  6. Pour marinade into a small saucepan, and add the brown sugar.
  7. Bring to a boil, and reduce by a quarter. The sauce can be used to baste or as an accompaniment to the finished meat. both the sauce and the meat can be served either hot or cold.