Watched my wife take apart a deer like a Hillbilly Iron Chef

Discussion in 'General Survival and Preparedness' started by Blackjack, Jan 9, 2007.

  1. Blackjack

    Blackjack Monkey+++

    I've seen my wife butcher about every kind of animal I've hunted and fished for. Ducks, Geese, Pheasant, Squirrel, Rabbit, even frogs and turtles. But I always had my deer processed by a pro (We didn't have the space or tools but now we do). Well today a friend hit a deer, so I went to the Sherrifs dept and got a permit and brought it home to her.

    I tell ya it was like Iron Chef Morimoto.... Whack! Slice! Chop! [insert hand grinder noise]! A couple hours later I've got a freezer full of neatly packaged and labelled steaks and roasts, plus some ground, a tongue, and a heart.

    Even after a decade together, she still surprises me sometimes. It's good to know she has the skill if it's ever needed post shtf.

    She's a fair enough hunter on her own and a serious fisherman, but I'm still better at bringin it home or I might start feeling a little threatened. ;)
  2. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    [applaud] I have a hunter of a wife and its is fun to have them enjoy what i do as well, and Vice Versa
  3. GoatLady

    GoatLady Lock and load

    HA! When I told my dad I want to get my hunting licence he was horrifyed LOL. "How could you kill an animal?" I'm like ":sneaky: Muhahahaaaa, bite it Bambi!" My family thinks I'm so weird [dunno]
  4. kckndrgn

    kckndrgn Monkey+++ Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Well, we don't think your weird, not yet anyway [LMAO]

    Now if I could get my wife to that, I would be in heaven, but at least I got her dad to teach me how to butcher a deer.

  5. GoatLady

    GoatLady Lock and load

    Give it time Ryan, give it time [rockon]
  6. monkeyman

    monkeyman Monkey+++ Moderator Emeritus Founding Member

    Well, Tinas a bit under the weather after takeing a blow to the head recently (proof that housework is bad for your health lol), so hasnt been doing much while I butcher this week. Last time I went to butcher a couple pigs last month I shot 2 of them and hung them up. As I started on the first one she came over and grabbed my extra knife and started in on skinning the other. Usualy she takes care of most of the grinding and packages the meat as I cut it up.
  7. pizzamonkey

    pizzamonkey Monkey+++


    Thats one damn good woman you got, my wife has a hard time eating anything that doesnt come in celophane (especially bon bons)
    Does she have any good looking single sisters?????

  8. Blackjack

    Blackjack Monkey+++

    Sorry, they broke the mold (on purpose maybe :)
  9. tsiemens

    tsiemens Monkey+++

    GoatLady IS weird, I should know, I'm married to her.
  10. GoatLady

    GoatLady Lock and load

    So.....what does that make YOU? [​IMG]
  11. tsiemens

    tsiemens Monkey+++

    Since opposites attract that makes me normal, by default.
  12. GoatLady

    GoatLady Lock and load

    [​IMG] or, should I say....whatever [​IMG]
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