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13 Beef Jerky Recipes

Jerky isn’t just for hiking, people, it is also a fantastic source of protein for snacking anytime of the day! Have you seen the prices of jerky in the store, though? CRAZY! Buy the meat and make it at home for a fraction of the cost. It’ll taste better, have fewer ingredients, and you’ll probably even be able to pronounce them all, too. Make extra, though, cause this jerky is going to go fast!

Chicken Jerky Recipe

Chicken Jerky Recipe. Photo credit: An Off Grid Life.

(Note: This form wouldn’t accept my blog name. It is An Off Grid Life. Description: Want a change from beef jerky? Make chicken jerky in your dehydrator. A great travel snack and perfect for camping and hiking trips too. So easy!
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Homemade Teriyaki Beef Jerky

Homemade Teriyaki Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Copykat Recipes.

Save money by making your own healthy, low-carb beef jerky snack with just a few simple ingredients like soy sauce, teriyaki sauce, and brown sugar. Get tips on the best cuts of beef, slicing techniques, and dehydrating methods for perfect beef jerky every time.
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Chinese Beef Jerky

Chinese beef jerky . Photo credit: Cooking With Lei.

Tasty, protein-packed snack perfect for munching with your family and friends.
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Air Fryer Beef Jerky

Air Fryer Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Recipes From A Pantry.

Peeps, get ready to transform your snack game with this Air Fryer Beef Jerky recipe! It’s a simple, flavorful treat that’s both high in protein and ridiculously easy to make.
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Homemade Keto Beef Jerky Recipe

HOMEMADE KETO BEEF JERKY RECIPE. Photo credit: Wholesome Yum.

This homemade keto beef jerky recipe makes a sweet, savory, and healthy snack that’s perfect to take on the go. Just 5 minutes prep!

Smoked Bachan’s Beef Jerky

Smoked Bachan’s Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Or Whatever You Do.

This smoked beef jerky uses Bachan’s sauce to add a rich, smoky flavor. It’s an ideal snack for those who enjoy a savory treat with added depth.
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Jarritos Mandarin Venison Jerky Bites

Jarritos Mandarin Venison Jerky Bites. Photo credit: Or Whatever You Do.

Enjoy a unique venison jerky with the citrusy sweetness of Jarritos Mandarin. A flavorful twist for your snack time.
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Smoked Teriyaki Beef Jerky

Smoked Teriyaki Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Or Whatever You Do.

Classic beef jerky gets a teriyaki twist and smoky flavor. Perfect for those who love unique, homemade snacks.
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Smoked Top Round Beef Jerky

Smoked Top Round Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Or Whatever You Do.

Make your own beef jerky with top round, smoked for a hearty and flavorful snack. Great for DIY enthusiasts.
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Bulgogi Beef Jerky

Bulgogi Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Or Whatever You Do.

This jerky combines savory and sweet bulgogi flavors, offering a unique and tasty snack.
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Lamb Jerky

Lamb Jerky. Photo credit: Running To The Kitchen.

Make lamb jerky at home with oregano, soy sauce, Worcestershire, garlic, and onion. A tasty alternative to beef, perfect for snacking.
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Eggplant Jerky

Eggplant Jerky. Photo credit: Running To The Kitchen.

Make eggplant jerky in a dehydrator or oven with your favorite seasonings. A great snack that’s even dog-friendly!
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Buffalo Sauce Beef Jerky

Buffalo Sauce Beef Jerky. Photo credit: Running To The Kitchen.

This buffalo sauce beef jerky is easy to make, healthier, and cheaper than store-bought. Enjoy the flavor of buffalo wings in your jerky.
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Nicole Johnson, a self-taught expert in grilling and outdoor cooking, launched Or Whatever You Do in 2010. Her blog, renowned for its comprehensive and creative outdoor cooking recipes, has garnered a vast audience of millions. Nicole's hands-on experience and passion for grilling shine through her work. Her husband, Jeremiah Johnson, also plays a pivotal role in recipe development, adding his culinary flair to the mix. Together, they form a dynamic duo, offering a rich and varied outdoor cooking experience to their followers.