If you’re in the mood to try something different this weekend and add a little flair to the menu, try out this venison backstrap recipe from Larry Cooke. The coffee spice rub, demi-glace and mesquite wood will combine to create an enticing mix of flavors. The process may take a little extra work, but no doubt, it will be worth it.
- Store unused portion in an airtight container to be used on other steaks
- 1/4 cup finely ground espresso-roast coffee beans
You can pick up an already made jar at Williams Sonoma.
Coat meat with olive oil. Season one side of meat with Coffee Spice Rub and the other with salt and pepper. In a sauté pan, sauté onions and mushrooms in ½ stick butter until caramelized. Deglaze…