FoodReference.com
FOOD TRIVIA & FOOD FACTS SECTION

 

You are here > Home > FOOD TRIVIA & FACTS

Also see: Food Articles and Cooking Tips

 

CULINARY SCHOOLS
& COOKING CLASSES

From Amateur & Basic Cooking Classes to Professional Chef Training & Degrees -  Associates, Bachelors & Masters
More than 1,000 schools & classes listed for all 50 States, Online and Worldwide

SEE ALSO:  Deer (Whitetail) and Venison Recipes

VENISON TRIVIA

There are 39 people in the U.S. listed on whitepages.com with the last name 'Venison'
(Mark Morton, 'Gastronomica', Fall 2010)

The term 'venison' originally referred to the edible flesh of any wild animal.  During the Middle Ages in England, it referred to the flesh of any animal killed in the hunt.  Wild boars, rabbits, hares, bears, etc were all referred to as venison. A recently as the 19th century, even kangaroo was included. 

Today the term is used to refer to deer meat (wild or farm raised), especially fallow deer, red deer, roebuck, elk, antelope and reindeer.
 

 

FOOD TRIVIA and FOOD FACTS

  V-8 JUICE to VITAMIN   |   V-8 Juice   |   Vanilla   |   Variety Meat   |   Veal   |   Vegan   |   Vegemite   |   Vegetables   |   Vegetable Marrow   |   Vegetable Pear   |   Vegetable Slicer   |   Vegetable Spaghetti   |   Vegetable Subscriptions   |   Vegetarians   |   Velveeta   |   Velvet Apple   |   Venison   |   Verjuice   |   Vermont   |   Vernor's Ginger Ale   |   Veronique   |   Vesiga   |   Ve-Tsin   |   Vidalia Onions   |   Vinegar   |   Virginia   |   Vitamins   |   Vitamin C  

 

  Home   |   About & Contact Us   |   Bibliography   |   Food History Articles   |   Food Timeline   |   Catalogs   |   Free Magazines   |   Other Links  

Please feel free to link to any pages of FoodReference.com from your website.
For permission to use any of this content please E-mail: james@foodreference.com
All contents are copyright © 1990 - 2016 James T. Ehler and www.FoodReference.com unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved.
You may copy and use portions of this website for non-commercial, personal use only.
Any other use of these materials without prior written authorization is not very nice and violates the copyright.
Please take the time to request permission.


 

FoodReference.com Logo

 

 

Free Food Magazine Subscriptions