collapse

Author Topic: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry  (Read 603 times)

Offline PastorJoel

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Nov 2015
  • Posts: 767
  • Location: Bremerton
Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« on: January 24, 2018, 01:42:02 PM »
This is a simple meal that I find REALLY tasty.
Now, each time I have done this the bear meat has been a bit hard to chew, but really really good.  If anyone can give me advice on how to make it easier to chew, please speak up!  :tup:


2 lbs (or so) of bear meat.  Cut into small (1"x1" or smaller) cubes.
Hoisin sauce
Stir-Fry veggies of your choice
I use
1 head of broccoli
2 cups or more, carrot slices
A hand full of fresh green beans
one whole onion
one green pepper
steamed rice


Throw all of the veggies in a 12-inch skillet with a bit of olive oil and cook them on medium-high heat, but only until the veggies are half cooked (partly soft, partly hard)

take out the veggies and set aside.

In the same hot skillet toss in bear meat.  Cook on med-low heat until all red color is gone.  If needed, drain excess moisture.  Add 1 1/2 cup hoisin sauce.  Cook for another minute or two.

Add veggies back into skillet and mix with meat

Serve over rice.

Offline Wingin it

  • Political Topics
  • Trade Count: (+2)
  • Longhunter
  • *****
  • Join Date: Aug 2009
  • Posts: 599
  • Location: Stanwood
Re: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2018, 07:07:18 PM »
Sounds good! Maybe try larger cubes of bear meat and searing them with high heat?

Offline quadrafire

  • Site Sponsor
  • Trade Count: (+5)
  • Old Salt
  • *****
  • Join Date: Sep 2009
  • Posts: 7098
  • Location: Spokane
Re: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2018, 07:30:22 PM »
Maybe pressure cook the bear first?

Offline DOUBLELUNG

  • Non-Hunting Topics
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Old Salt
  • ******
  • Join Date: Mar 2007
  • Posts: 5130
  • Location: Wenatchee
Re: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2018, 05:09:45 PM »
I've been on a slow cooker (crock pot) curry kick, maybe precook your bear chunks in the crock pot?
As long as we have the habitat, we can argue forever about who gets to kill what and when.  No habitat = no game.

Offline runamuk

  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Explorer
  • ******
  • Join Date: Jan 2008
  • Posts: 17763
  • Location: Somewhere in the Blues.
  • "I'm bored play with me"
Re: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2018, 05:20:05 PM »
Slow cook or pressure cook the bear then saute with sauce.
Sent from a fairy ring

benchleg

Offline cougforester

  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Scout
  • ****
  • Join Date: Feb 2016
  • Posts: 435
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • Groups: DU, RMEF
Re: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« Reply #5 on: January 25, 2018, 05:57:41 PM »
Tag. Yum.

Offline Avalanche

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Jan 2018
  • Posts: 15
  • Location: Too far from the truck
  • Groups: BHA
Re: Hoisin Bear Stir-Fry
« Reply #6 on: January 25, 2018, 07:16:07 PM »
Looks good! I'm saving this one for future reference.

You might also try "velveting" the meat. That's the traditional Chinese way to prep meat for a stir fry. Haven't tried it yet but it looks pretty simple -- basically a marinade with wine, egg white and corn starch, then a hot oil bath.

 

* Recent Topics

Looking for archery hunting partner or group near Bellingham. by Ben20121057
[Today at 11:58:21 PM]


WTS Original Mauser Mdl 3000 in 243 win. by vaz,,66
[Today at 11:57:06 PM]


Ruger gunsite scout by GrampasGuns
[Today at 11:07:02 PM]


My wife's second successful Desert Tag by Joe Rothrock
[Today at 10:52:19 PM]


Looking for a new hunting dog by Muleycrazy01
[Today at 10:51:44 PM]


The Lot Monroe by ridgefire
[Today at 10:47:23 PM]


574/ wind river late buck by dilleytech
[Today at 10:39:00 PM]


Changing things up... by TriggerMike
[Today at 10:34:40 PM]


Colockum Zoo by TriggerMike
[Today at 10:32:38 PM]


Lewis County - Beaver trapping - anyone interested? by trapperguy22
[Today at 10:29:44 PM]


For sale ken onion work sharp by couesbitten
[Today at 10:27:29 PM]


NE buck/deer population. by Seabass
[Today at 10:27:29 PM]


Whitetail rut by huntnnw
[Today at 10:26:44 PM]


Youth cow tag filled! by black hog
[Today at 10:18:23 PM]


blacktail bucks by chrissmith002
[Today at 10:08:58 PM]


Nothing safe, even on private ground by getreal711
[Today at 10:08:33 PM]


WTS LCRX 3 inch model $275 (PRICE REDUCED) by Coldrice
[Today at 09:58:11 PM]


Nocturnal bruiser by bornhunter
[Today at 09:52:11 PM]


2018 Deer, post them here by muleyslayer
[Today at 09:18:12 PM]


Stolen last night. Bows, guns , gear, shelton area by Joe Rothrock
[Today at 09:13:15 PM]