Do It Yourself (DIY) butchering of deer is easy and rewarding. The finished product will have higher quality, you will be more self-sufficient know the exact details of your ingredients and it is fun! Couple DIY butchering with DIY aging and your culinary result will reach completely new levels.
For how long should meat age? What impact does temperature variations have on the aging of meat? Is it possible to get the same aging result, through tenderization, regardless of temperature fluctuations? Read on to learn about what some American and Swedish experts say about the subject of meat aging and how the Celsius Day Grade formula will help you get excellent result, year after year, when aging your wild game.
In Why I always give Moose, Deer and Elk proper Hang Time, part 1 we will learn to avoid some common handling mistakes and why aging the meat makes a difference.
In the first part Why I always give Moose, Deer and Elk proper Hang Time we learned to avoid some common mistakes and why aging the meat makes a difference. In part 2 we learn the some of the differences between dry aging and wet aging (a.k.a vacuum aging). Wet aging is a great alternative to dry aging. It is more forgiving and can easily be done in one's home. Home aging your meat is a great way to transform your meat to high quality, flavorful and tender steaks worthy of a 5 star dinner experience.