Beef jerky is an excellent source of protein and it is great for throwing in your pack when you are out in the wild. Beef jerky can be expensive though, but have you considered making some yourself at home?
It is actually easy to do and it will save you a load of money over shop brought jerky. You’ll also know what ingredients are used! The best thing about this tutorial is that it shows how to make beef jerky WITHOUT a dehydrator.
Check out the very detailed tutorial (including lots of photos along the way) from ModernCaveman.org.
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