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Old 08-14-2010, 10:13 PM   #1
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grilled caribou tenderloin

My 10 year old great nephew shot his first caribou on Tuesday. It was a small one but not a bad first one. The rifle was a Remington model 700 .243 bolt action. It only took one shot.


He and his mom, my niece, came to visit us a couple days later and brought uncle Griff a backstrap and a tenderloin. Here's the cleaned backstrap.


And here is the tenderloin I grilled tonight.

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Old 08-15-2010, 07:34 AM   #2
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

I assume caribou does not taste like chicken What a great adventure for a young man and a good lookin' dinner too. He is lucky to have such a wonderful place to hunt and an Uncle who is a great "Grillmaster!"
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

I hear it tastes like reindeer
Looks great Griffster.
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

Congrats to your nephew and great looking tenderloin. Is that cauliflower purple?
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Old 08-15-2010, 08:11 AM   #5
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

Awesome hunt and cook!!! Congrats to your nephew and to the chef!
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Old 08-15-2010, 09:29 AM   #6
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

I'm no expert, but if I was a betting man, I'd bet it tastes like caribou! Tell him great shot Griff!
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Old 08-15-2010, 09:51 AM   #7
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

Hey Griff. Did you cook it hot and fast like beef? Looks killer! That boy looks big for a 10 year old. Kudos to him for the great shot and for sharing with Uncle G.
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Re: grilled caribou tenderloin

I agree with BBQBUZZ, what a great adventure. I remember the first deer I shot; we grilled up the loins that night and it was fantastic.
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That's a great pic of your nephew and that tenderloin looks soooooo good.
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Very nice!
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