I was told that Bighorn Sheep are the best eating of the big game. I took a ram on August 31 (summer) so we had to be vigilant with care for the meat - I started skinning the animal and getting meat off the frame to cool even before pictures.
Reward - so far -great on the meat taste.
Taste ... I think my camos taste more like mutton than the meat (after wrestling with the animal on the hill). The meat has only a mild sheep taste.
Recipes ... no need for anything special. Cook like beef or lamb?
The key to good game meat is field handling, not how it is cooked.
Being a bowhunting I've always been fanatical about scent control. Whether it's sprays, carbon clothing etc. I've tried it. The best thing that I have found for eliminating human scent is Betadine. It's been used in hospitals and homes for decades as a defense against infections on minor scrapes and burns. It can typically be found near the pharmacy in any of the major "one stop shop" stores, and a bottle will last multiple hunting seasons.
Before every hunt possible I...