Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

I got the recipe from my Dad. We have been making Jerky for several years now. It is a spicy but great recipe. Very inexpensive compared to the store bought stuff.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Mix all ingredients together extremely well.
  2. Refrigerate for 3 days.
  3. Mix well once every day.
  4. Use a Jerky Gun to make strips and cook in a food dehydrator as directed by manufacture.
Most Helpful

5 5

this is the best recipe i have found and used for ground venison, I'll keep using this and a couple of extras for years to come. Its simple and works great! Thank you Luv-2-Camp Mary

5 5

I tried this one pretty much as stated and really enjoyed the outcome. I was initially worried because I thought that the quantity of cardamom suggested would be too powerful, but it added just the right taste. Good job Mary!