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Location: Southern Illinois
Joined: 08/15/2009
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best way to prepare doves to eat?

hey guys. this is my second thread on here.

dove season is approaching in Southern IL. in the past ive killed many dove just never ate them. i always gave them to people. this year i want to cook some.

what are some excellent recipes on making dove?


Location: Sequim, WA
Joined: 07/29/2009
Posts: 22
best way to prepare doves to eat?

Something I used to do:

marinate in soy or teriyaki sauce
stuff a jalapeno slice in the breast cavity
wrap the dove in bacon (use toothpicks to hold bacon)
grill over hot mesquite

EAT EM UP! Thumbs up

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Location: Antelope, Ore
Joined: 03/24/2005
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best way to prepare doves to eat?

Welcome to BGH.

Haven't shot doves in years. But used to filet out the brest's and slice them up. Then fry them and make milk gravy with them and put on toast.

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Location: San Diego, CA
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best way to prepare doves to eat?

I kind of keep it simple....

Leave the breasts on the bone, wrap the whole thing in bacon, secure with a toothpick, and grill......

Or, take the dove breasts (filleted) and sautee them with a little butter and onions, salt and pepper. Add a can of cream of chicken/mushroom soup, then pour over white rice.....

Either way is easy and tasty.........

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