9 Popular Dove Recipes

Discover a new favorite way to prepare these tasty game birds with these popular dove recipes

By: Outdoor Sportsman Group Staff

If you ask a hunter what the best way to cook dove is, they’ll likely tell you to wrap the bird in bacon with jalapeños and cream cheese, and then throw it on the grill. While jalapeño dove poppers are delicious, there’s more than one way to enjoy dove. Here are some of our most popular dove recipes to prove it.

Spicy Dove on Tomato Recipe

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Spicy Dove on Tomato Recipe (Photo courtesy of “The Sporting Chef”)

 

This dove recipe ensures your guests get the perfect bite, with a little spicy kick, every time.

Ingredients:

  • 20 dove breast halves, boneless with skin removed
  • 2-3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons Cajun seasoning or Hi-Mountain Fajita Seasoning
  • 1 (4-ounce) can diced fire roasted chiles (Ortega type)
  • 7 medium-sized firm tomatoes
  • 1 ½ cups shredded jack cheese


Full recipe:
Spicy Dove on Tomato Recipe


New Orleans Dove Recipe

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New Orleans Dove Recipe (Photo courtesy of OutdoorChannel.com)

 

Warm and full of spice, this dove recipe with a Creole twist will have you wishing you were on Bourbon Street.

Ingredients:

  • 16 dove breasts, boned
  • 1 ½ cups bulk spicy Italian sausage
  • Creole seasoning
  • 1 cup okra
  • 4 cups fresh tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 celery stalks, chopped
  • ½ cup green bell pepper, chopped
  • Homemade chicken broth
  • 2 cups raw rice
  • 2 cups shrimp
  • Salt and pepper, to taste


Full recipe:
New Orleans Dove Recipe


Dove Stuffing Hot Dish Recipe

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Dove Stuffing Hot Dish Recipe (Photo courtesy of OutdoorChannel.com)

 

This homemade stuffing recipe is savory and extra delicious because it’s made with dove breasts.

Ingredients:


Full recipe:
Dove Stuffing Hot Dish Recipe


Teriyaki Dove Kabob Recipe

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Teriyaki Dove Kabob Recipe (Photo courtesy of Benny Spies)

 

Marinating the dove breasts in lemon-lime soda gives the meat a citrus kick, sure to delight your taste buds. Benny Spies gives you a great recipe for your post-dove hunt.

Ingredients:

  • 20 cleaned dove breasts, separated from the breast plate
  • 1 liter lemon-lime soda
  • 3 cups soy sauce and/or teriyaki sauce
  • 1 pound bacon
  • 3 bell peppers
  • 3 cups mushrooms, sliced
  • Kabob sticks


Full recipe:
Teriyaki Dove Kabob Recipe


Bacon-Wrapped Grilled Dove Recipe

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Bacon-Wrapped Grilled Dove Recipe (Photo courtesy of OutdoorChannel.com)

 

Nothing tastes better than when it’s wrapped in bacon and slapped on a grill, and this dove recipe calls for it all.

Ingredients:

  • 10 dove breasts
  • Bacon slices for each breast


Marinade Ingredients
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Full recipe:
Bacon-Wrapped Grilled Dove Recipe


Simple Fried Dove Breasts Recipe

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Simple Fried Dove Breasts Recipe (Photo courtesy of OutdoorChannel.com)

 

A quick and easy, yet delicious recipe for fried dove breasts. You only need a few spices to create this tasty dove dish.

Ingredients:


Full recipe:
Simple Fried Dove Breasts Recipe


Dove Kabob Recipe

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Dove Kabob Recipe (Photo courtesy of “The Sporting Chef”)

 

Add some big flavor to your dove recipe lineup with this amazingly-delicious dove kabob recipe.

Ingredients:

  • 12-16 doves, breasts only
  • ¼ cup Worcestershire sauce
  • ⅔ prepared barbecue sauce
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon dried oregano leaves
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • ½ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • ¼ cup water
  • 2 bell peppers, any color, cut into 1- to 2-inch squares
  • 1 large onion, cut into ½-inch pieces
  • 24 small red creamer potatoes
  • 8 medium mushrooms
  • Olive oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • Wooden or metal skewers


Full recipe:
Dove Kabob Recipe


Homemade Dove Casserole Recipe

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Homemade Dove Casserole Recipe (Photo courtesy of OutdoorChannel.com)

 

Casserole is meant to warm the soul. Using dove breasts in this homemade recipe makes this casserole dish richer and even better.

Ingredients:

  • 2 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 16 to 18 dove breasts
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cups sour cream
  • 1 can cream of mushroom soup
  • 7 black olives, sliced
  • ½ cup fresh mushrooms, sliced
  • ½ cup fresh asparagus, diced
  • ¾ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¾ teaspoon onion powder
  • 2 tablespoon flour
  • 1 ½ cups cheddar cheese, shredded
  • Salt and pepper, to taste


Full recipe:
Homemade Dove Casserole Recipe


Italian Dove Spaghetti Recipe

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Italian Dove Spaghetti Recipe (Photo courtesy of OutdoorChannel.com)

 

Forget the chicken – this Italian-inspired dove spaghetti recipe is the way to go. It’s full of flavor and sure to be your new favorite pasta dish.

Ingredients:


Full recipe:
Italian Dove Spaghetti Recipe

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