Pan-roasted loin of venison with redcurrant sauce

4
35 minutes

Ingredients

  • 700g of loin of venison
  • 2 tsp beef dripping, or vegetable oil
  • sea salt
  • 1 sprig of rosemary
  • 2 tsp redcurrant jelly
  • 75ml of red wine

Method

1
Preheat the oven to 200°C/gas mark 6
2
Season the venison on both sides with sea salt. In a heavy-based pan, melt the dripping (or oil) and bring to a medium heat
3
Brown the venison for 2 minutes on each side to seal. Transfer the pan to the oven and cook for 5–7 minutes
4
Remove from the pan and leave to rest in foil for 8–10 minutes
5
Put the pan back over a medium heat and remove the rosemary. Add in the redcurrant jelly and stir to break up
6
Add the wine and continue to heat, stirring to deglaze the pan until the wine is reduced by about half. Add the resting juices
7
Carve the venison into 1cm slices and serve with the redcurrant deglaze sauce