JERKY

JERKY

Meat (beef, deer, etc.)
Soy sauce
Brown sugar
Cooking oil
2 T. coarsely ground black pepper
2 T. garlic powder
2 T. seasoned salt
2 T. chili powder

Cut meat into 1 1/2 by 1/4 by 5 inch strips. Soak meat in a mixture of Soy sauce, 1 T. brown sugar and 1 T. oil for 2 to 4 hours. Pat dry. Mix seasonings well and place in a clean shaker. Using a foil-covered cookie sheet, place meat (1 layer) and sprinkle mix over it to taste. Fold foil edges up to keep in mixture. Dry at 140 to 180 degrees for 5 to 8 hours. Keep in open container at room temperature. Do NOT refrigerate.