25 Best Bison Recipes

Bison Chili

Bison Chili

Bison is a healthy, tasty alternative to beef that's perfect for chili. This chili cooks down to a thick, hearty mixture of kidney beans, black beans, and ...


By Jeff Bolton

Bison Nachos

Bison Nachos
1

The best part about tender cuts of bison, like its skirt steak, is that they still hold the rich, intense flavor of the meat but do great with seasonings, ...


By Emily Jacobs

Bison Stew

Bison Stew
4.2

Bison meat is known to cook faster than beef, and the best way to do it is low and slow, making it a great choice for a traditional stew recipe. Red wine ...


By Anne Dolce

Bison Dumplings

Bison Dumplings

Bison’s flavor is rich and intense like beef, but with less fat, making it a great choice for flavorful dishes like Asian dumplings with a ginger soy ...


By Anne Dolce

Bison Enchiladas

Bison Enchiladas

Enchiladas have never come together so easily —or as flavorful — as this recipe, and it’s all thanks to bison. Bison’s skirt steak is a lean and tender cut, ...


By Emily Jacobs

Bison Fajitas

Bison Fajitas

Enjoy steak fajitas without the guilt by choosing bison flank. One of the leaner cuts from bison, the flank steak is great when marinated in Southwestern ...


By Emily Jacobs

Grilled Bison Skirt Steak

Grilled Bison Skirt Steak
4

Taken from the Bison’s short plate, the skirt steak is a tender cut of meat that is lower in costs than other cuts. Simple seasonings such as lemon zest, ...


By Emily Jacobs

Bison Sausage Tacos Recipe

Bison Sausage Tacos Recipe
5

To paraphrase the Talking Heads, "And you may find yourself with a bison sausage pack, and you may find yourself in strange cooking situation, and you may ...


By Arthur Bovino

Best Bison Burger

Best Bison Burger

This easy burger recipe is made with ground bison.


By Bison Council

Spicy Saucy Bison Meatballs

Spicy Saucy Bison Meatballs

Try these bison meatballs that are slathered in spicy sauce.


By Bison Council

Bison Breakfast Patties

Bison Breakfast Patties
2

Bison’s rich flavor and its sausage’s tender texture make it ideal for shaping into breakfast patties. These are seared to perfection and are the perfect ...


By Anne Dolce

Bison Kofta Kebabs

Bison Kofta Kebabs
4

Kofta kebabs are a great representation of bison’s tender and moist texture. Mixed with Middle Eastern flavors like coriander and cinnamon, ground bison ...


By Anne Dolce

Bison Short Rib Curry

Bison Short Rib Curry

Short ribs are the ideal cut of bison to demonstrate how tender and juicy it can actually be. This recipe sears them and serves them in a savory curry sauce ...


By Emily Jacobs

Bison Sausage Hash

Bison Sausage Hash

One-pan breakfasts are always a hit, and this recipe takes flavorful bison breakfast sausage and sautés it with potatoes and peppers so you’ll start you day ...


By Anne Dolce

Bison Sausage Ragù

Bison Sausage Ragù

An easy way to impart authentic flavors into a ragù is to use bison breakfast sausage. Blended with its original seasonings, it becomes a flavorful ...


By Anne Dolce

Chicken-Fried Bison Steaks

Chicken-Fried Bison Steaks

Beef isn’t the only steak in town that is great chicken-fried. This recipe batters and fries tender bison round for a comforting dish that speaks from the ...


By Anne Dolce

BBQ Pulled Bison

BBQ Pulled Bison
3

This pulled bison is filled with barbecue flavor.


By Bison Council

Braised Bison Sirloin Steaks

Braised Bison Sirloin Steaks
5

Braising is a great way to develop tons of flavor over a long period of time. 


By Elyse Cromer

Roasted Bison Filet Mignon

Roasted Bison Filet Mignon

This classic dish of meat and potatoes is always a favorite. 


By Elyse Cromer

Bison and Barley Soup

Bison and Barley Soup
3.8

This homey soup will keep away the chill during the cold winter months. 


By Elyse Cromer

Bison NY Strip Steak

Bison NY Strip Steak

The acid in the ginger lime marinade helps to tenderize the bison strip steaks. 


By Elyse Cromer

Seared Bison Salad

Seared Bison Salad

With less fat and cholesterol than beef, bison’s flank steak is the perfect choice to add to a healthy salad. Flavorful and moist, it complements a salad’s ...


By Emily Jacobs

Bison and Black Bean Chili

Bison and Black Bean Chili
3.1

Bison, as many of you have now seen, can be readily found in most grocers next to the ground beef. For those unaware, bison has less fat, calories, and ...


By Matt Moore

Coffee-Marinated Bison Short Ribs

Coffee-Marinated Bison Short Ribs

Coffee pairs well with these bison short ribs.


By Bison Council

All-American Double Bison Cheeseburger

All-American Double Bison Cheeseburger
3.65

The authors of Wicked Good Burgers justify this All-American recipe by saying "if one of something is good, two is better, right?" We couldn’t agree more. ...


By Wicked Good Burgers Cookbook