There were soups that would make your mouth water to think of, and the lovely fishes called pavenders, and venison and peacock and pies, and ices and jellies and fruit and nuts, and all manner of wines and fruit drinks.
They were eating cold venison, a kind of food which Jill had never tasted before, and she was liking it.
’That’s a nice tender haunch of venison,’ said one of them.
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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.