The Sides of a Deer of High Grease Roast

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Appears in
Cooking and Dining in Medieval England

By Peter Brears

Published 2008

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  • 1 joint of venison
  • 1 pt/600 ml red wine
  • 1


Weigh the joint, calculate the cooking time at 30 minutes per lb (450g). Spit it, continue to turn it before the fire until tender, regularly basting it with the remaining ingredients. Alternatively oven-bake in an oven pre-heated to