Prep 15 mins
Cook 2 hrs
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.
- 1 venison heart or 1 beef heart
- salt and pepper
- 4 slices bacon
- 2 cups soft breadcrumbs
- 1⁄2 cup chopped celery
- 1⁄2 cup chopped onion
- 1 egg, slightly beaten
- 1⁄2 teaspoon salt
- 1⁄2 teaspoon pepper
- 1⁄4 teaspoon thyme
- 1⁄4-1⁄2 teaspoon sage (until you smell it)
- 1 cup beef broth
- 1 bay leaf
- Wash heart and trim fat, sprinkle inside with salt and pepper.
- Fry bacon until almost crispy, add bread crumbs, celery, onion, egg, 1/2 tsp salt, thyms, sage and 1/2 tsp pepper.
- Stuff heart and tie with cooking string or secure with skewers.
- Place in small roasting pan, cover with broth and add bay leaf.
- Cover and bake at 325 for 2 1/2 hours.
- Can be done in a crock pot for 9 hours on low.