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#5558676 - 01/22/15 04:51 PM made duck jerky from mergansers
Hunt1253 teachmetohunt Offline
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Registered: 12/12/12
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Loc: Charleston SC
Gave it a try...hopeless. First 2 sticks i ate seemed ok....then the rancid fish taste hit me like a train. Dear goddd.

we shoot these things all the time down here. They swoop in fast and look like woodies so it's hard to not to.

in case anyone else had the idea...dont waste your time lol

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#5558679 - 01/22/15 04:52 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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Why not just grill them
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#5558684 - 01/22/15 04:54 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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barf..sorry you even tried it.....I have a inlaw in Louisiana that makes gumbo ever year with coot,mergansers and ringers and its HORRIBLE....

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#5558699 - 01/22/15 05:01 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
Hunt1253 teachmetohunt Offline
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Registered: 12/12/12
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Loc: Charleston SC
i have tried grilling, smoking, and now jerky. It's hopeless bro.

I don;t know what else to try. I hate the idea of just throwing them away. Maybe ill make jerky dog treats out of them lol

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#5558700 - 01/22/15 05:02 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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Taste like duck to me.

Wrap it in bacon and a jalapino... thatll make anything taste good
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#5558723 - 01/22/15 05:15 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Navasot]
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Registered: 02/22/11
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Originally Posted By: Navasot
Taste like duck to me.

Wrap it in bacon and a jalapino... thatll make anything taste good



Not scaup! I tried it wrapped in bacon, Jalepeno and cream cheese. The B,J, and CC tasted good, the scaup tasted exactly like poop smells... YUCK!!!!!!!

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#5558772 - 01/22/15 05:46 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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Registered: 09/22/11
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I don't think iv ever cooked an animal and said that taste like poop... I mean coon wasn't even that bad
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#5558781 - 01/22/15 05:49 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Navasot]
Hunt1253 teachmetohunt Offline
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Registered: 12/12/12
Posts: 190
Loc: Charleston SC
Originally Posted By: Navasot
I don't think iv ever cooked an animal and said that taste like poop... I mean coon wasn't even that bad


now i see why you thought those merge tasted fine...kinda makes sense now.

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#5558795 - 01/22/15 05:54 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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Originally Posted By: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt
Gave it a try...hopeless. First 2 sticks i ate seemed ok....then the rancid fish taste hit me like a train. Dear goddd.

we shoot these things all the time down here. They swoop in fast and look like woodies so it's hard to not to.

in case anyone else had the idea...dont waste your time lol



clap sick barf
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#5558883 - 01/22/15 06:30 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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I use tank turds and other non-tasty ducks to feed my family. Oh and by the way, I consider my dogs family.
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#5559014 - 01/22/15 07:29 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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Blue Catfish Bait!!!!!!!
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#5559072 - 01/22/15 07:52 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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Mergansers aren't ducks and they definitely don't taste like duck.
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#5559114 - 01/22/15 08:10 PM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: easton1025]
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Originally Posted By: easton1025
barf..sorry you even tried it.....I have a inlaw in Louisiana that makes gumbo ever year with coot,mergansers and ringers and its HORRIBLE....

Lol, they probably say all duck taste the same and you just dont know how to cook..

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#5559695 - 01/23/15 06:55 AM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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I just cut em into strips and smoke em, then use them for dog treats. Gotta be careful not to over do it though bc they tend to induce the runs...
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#5559711 - 01/23/15 07:16 AM Re: made duck jerky from mergansers [Re: Hunt1253 teachmetohunt]
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I pull up and put the safety back on.
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