Grilled, Butter-Basted Venison

By GrowingDeer,

  Filed under: Recipes







Venison tenderloin
Seasoned salt
One stick (1/2 cup) butter


If desired brine the venison tenderloin for 4 – 8 hours prior to cooking.
Sprinkle the venison tenderloin with seasoned salt.
Sear the tenderloin over high heat on a grill.
Transfer the tenderloin to a pan on the grill; drop the grill temperature to low.
Add one stick butter to the pan.
Cook, turning venison occasionally until desire doneness (I cooked mine for 15 – 20 minutes).
Let venison rest for 5 – 10 minutes before slicing.

Brine Ingredients:

3 cups water
1 tablespoon kosher salt
1 tablespoon peppercorns, whole

Brine Directions:

Dissolve 1 tablespoon kosher salt into 3 cups heated water.
Add in 1 tablespoon whole peppercorns.
Pour liquid over venison and refrigerate for 4 -8 hours.
Drain well before continuing with preparation.