made a venison stew, using some elk. chopped it into cubes, about 2 lbs. rough chop veggies, 6 small red taters, 6 med carrots, 2 onions chunked, 2 stalks celery in a baggy, put 1/4 cup flour and .5 tea CBP, 1.5 tea salt, ad cubes of meat and shake to coat. in dutch oven over med heat, heat 3 Tbl. oil and add the venison cubes and cook til browned add 5 cups water,2 tea. sugar, clove garlic minced, 1 tea. worcestershire, and a couple bay leaves. bring to a boil and then set pot so it will simmer covered for about 1.5 hours. add veggies and cook uncovered for half hour while veggies are cooking, in a mixing bowl add 1/4 cup buttermilk baking mix(i didnt have but just used bisquick), 1 Tbl fresh snipped parsley, 1 beaten egg, and 3 Tbl. milk, stir just until dry ingredients are moistened. drop batter by heaping Tbl. into stew, cook uncovered for an additional 15 min. cover and cook for 20 min or until dumplings are light and springy and no longer doughy thks for cking my pix!!!