Braised Caribou

         Yield: 8 Servings
Categories: Caribou, Game, Steak, Stews

4 lb Caribou roast 4 Strips salt pork or bacon Salt and pepper 1/8 ts Cloves 2 Bay leaves 2/3 c Claret 1/2 c Water 1 Onion; sliced 1 c Water 1 c Cranberry juice Lard the caribou with salt pork or bacon. Sprinkle with salt, pepper and cloves. Marinate in claret with the two bay leaves for 2 to 3 days in a cool place. Drain, place in a baking pan, add water and sliced onion; cover and cook in slow oven (300 degrees) about 1 hour. Add the marinade and the cranberry juice, cover and cook until tender, about 1 hour longer.