Mine host bowed again as he made answer: —What say you, good masters, to a squab pigeon pasty, some collops of venison, a saddle of veal, widgeon with crisp hog’s bacon, a boar’s head with pistachios, a bason of jolly custard, a medlar tansy and a flagon of old Rhenish?
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When I entered the cabin Mike was frying a panful of venison steak, while Ootek looked on.
Farley Mowat -- Never Cry Wolf
I had a lovely dinner of venison steak with a leaf salad and a bowl of delicately spiced tomato soup.