The difference between Game meat and Venison

The difference between Game meat and Venison

“I loved your post on Game meat but may I suggest that you used the correct term of ‘venison’, rather than game meat,” someone voiced just the other day. I only then realised that most people in South Africa, are not clear on the difference between the two, and most...
Harvesting South African Game Meat

Harvesting South African Game Meat

A lot of emphases is placed on the standards of the abattoir use for exporting and the processing and packaging of wild meat, but very rarely is it looked at on exactly how the animals are harvested from the South African bush. The harvesting methods used to obtain...
Diet and feed of South African wildlife

Diet and feed of South African wildlife

The diet and food intake of South African wildlife have often a greater effect on the taste of the meat than most people realize.In New Zealand, for instance, a certain quality and taste can be standardized as the deer harvested for venison are fed a highly and...
Preparing Venison in a restaurant

Preparing Venison in a restaurant

The quality factor   For companies focusing on supplying venison and game meat to restaurant and hotel chains, it is vital to make sure that the final product served on the end consumers plate, is of the utmost quality. Not only is the importer or...