Stuffed Heart

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READY IN: 2hrs 15mins
Recipe by Tara1183

I use this for venison, it is really good if you arent fussy about innards. Almost just like a roast. Please make sure you dont use baler twine treated with linseed oil in error of cooking twine. I did that once and ruined the whole meal.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 venison heart or 1 beef heart
  • salt and pepper
  • 4 slices bacon
  • 2 cups soft breadcrumbs
  • 12 cup chopped celery
  • 12 cup chopped onion
  • 1 egg, slightly beaten
  • 12 teaspoon salt
  • 12 teaspoon pepper
  • 14 teaspoon thyme
  • 14-12 teaspoon sage (until you smell it)
  • 1 cup beef broth
  • 1 bay leaf


  1. Wash heart and trim fat, sprinkle inside with salt and pepper.
  2. Fry bacon until almost crispy, add bread crumbs, celery, onion, egg, 1/2 tsp salt, thyms, sage and 1/2 tsp pepper.
  3. Stuff heart and tie with cooking string or secure with skewers.
  4. Place in small roasting pan, cover with broth and add bay leaf.
  5. Cover and bake at 325 for 2 1/2 hours.
  6. Can be done in a crock pot for 9 hours on low.

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