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Episode #110

Deer Chili

Air date 6/21/12
Host: Chef Rob Stinson
Guest(s): Chef Denis Trochesset

Chef Rob Stinson is joined by Chef Denis Trochesset as they cook deer meat chili with curry crusted sweet potato chips. 



24 oz deer meat (cured in water)
2 tbspn oil
2 cup (16oz)yellow onion diced
1 cup (8oz) green bell pepper diced
1 cup (8oz) garlic minced
16 oz can of pinto beans
28 oz of canned tomatoes (diced in water)
¾ cup of tomato paste
2 tbspn coriander
1 tbspn cumin
1 tspn crushed red pepper
¼ tspn ground cloves
2 cups beef or vegetable stock/broth
Heat oil in large stock pot and add deer, onion, bell pepper, garlic, coriander, cumin, crushed red pepper, cloves and saute till onions are translucent and browned lightly.  Add beans, tomatoes, paste and stock.  Let simmer for 2 hours or until deer meat is tender.
Chili Mix:
1 jalapeno pepper diced fine
2 serano peppers diced fine (or other spicy pepper remove seeds)
¾ cup broth (vegetable or beef)
Place all peppers in broth and put on high heat.  When reduced in half add to stock pot.
2 tbspn shredded green cabbage
1 tbspn shredded red cabbage
½  tbspn shredded carrots
1 tspn horseradish
¼  tspn sugar substitute
1 tbspn plain yogurt
Pinch of fresh cracked black pepper 
Mix all ingredients in large bowl and place in refrigerator to settle.
Pan spray 0 fat
½ tspn curry powder
½ tspn garlic powder
1 tspn parsley flakes
½ cup sweet potatoes that have been boiled and sliced ¼” thin
Slice sweet potatoes 3/8” thick after boiling them till a toothpick removes easily.  Place them on a plate and dust evenly with curry, garlic and parsley.  Spray a hot skillet with 0 fat spray and sear potatoes for a minute on each side till lightly brown.  Remove and serve.
Deer Chili
Amount Per Serving 
  Calories 137.5
  Total Fat 3.4 g
  Saturated Fat 0.5 g
  Polyunsaturated Fat 0.8 g
  Monounsaturated Fat 1.5 g
  Cholesterol 26.9 mg
  Sodium 148.8 mg
  Potassium 582.7 mg
  Total Carbohydrate 14.2 g
  Dietary Fiber 3.3 g
  Sugars 1.5 g
  Protein 13.6 g
Heart Healthy Cole Slaw

Amount Per Serving 
  Calories 47.6
  Total Fat 0.2 g
  Saturated Fat 0.0 g
  Polyunsaturated Fat 0.1 g
  Monounsaturated Fat 0.0 g
  Cholesterol 0.0 mg
  Sodium 50.4 mg
  Potassium 257.6 mg
  Total Carbohydrate 6.7 g
  Dietary Fiber 1.7 g
  Sugars 3.2 g
  Protein 5.9 g
Curry Crusted Sweet Potato Chips
Amount Per Serving 
  Calories 58.4
  Total Fat 0.1 g
  Saturated Fat 0.0 g
  Polyunsaturated Fat 0.0 g
  Monounsaturated Fat 0.0 g
  Cholesterol 0.0 mg
  Sodium 963.6 mg
  Potassium 44.5 mg
  Total Carbohydrate 13.6 g
  Dietary Fiber 2.0 g
  Sugars 4.2 g
  Protein 1.1 g