maple syrup

A Beginner’s Guide To Making Maple Syrup

What could be better on a chilly morning than a pile of blueberry-sourdough pancakes smothered with fresh, homemade maple syrup?  Nothing else this side...
maple syrup evaporator

How To Build A Beginner’s Maple Syrup Evaporator

Alan Garbers shares how he built an inexpensive but highly productive maple syrup evaporator As demand grows the small producer may tap more and more...

The Pawpaw: It’s Indiana Banana Time:

I didn’t know I was a gourmet. That startling realization came after a few minutes of internet research when I discovered that my favorite native...

How To Cut The Pelvic Bone When Butchering A Deer

WildIndiana will present a special series of questions about venison processing that are answered courtesy of Kerry at DeerDummy.com.   Each day for one week,...
maple syrup

Maple Syrup Making A Great Winter Activity

Maple syrup for most is an artificially engineered thick, brown liquid with a corn syrup base bought in a plastic bottle. But it doesn’t...
Ground Venison

Proper Handling Tips for Tasty Venison

Learn the secret to great venison burgers on the grill! In the next 2 months millions of pounds of venison are going to be harvested...

The Best Approach to Cleaning Fish: The Electric Fillet Knife

Several years back after a successful outing on Kentucky Lake we took our place at the fish cleaning table. A pile of crappies lay...
tupelo honey

Tupelo Honey: Sweets from the Swamp

According to singer Van Morrison, there is nothing sweeter than tupelo honey. His song, “Tupelo Honey,” reached #27 on the U.S. Pop Chart in...

Dutch Oven: Delicious Trial and Error

If you care to see a complete cooking resume, just look toward my burgeoning waistline. While I have not yet reached professional chef status,...