West Virginia

Andrew dons his hunting clothes and loads up his shotgun to get a taste of how people live in the beautiful West Virginia! Andrew finds out that the Mountain State is home to some of the best food nature has to offer, including deer and groundhog.

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Andrew Zimmern poses with deer
Andrew Zimmern poses with deer

Andrew Zimmern poses with deer

Andrew and hunter Craig Ellis pose for a picture after deer hunting near Gay, WV. 960 1280

  

Andrdew Zimmern hold up roasted venison

Andrdew Zimmern hold up roasted venison

Andrew holds up roasted venison prepared from a deer he shot while hunting near Gay, WV. 960 1280

  

Skewered Deer Kidneys

Skewered Deer Kidneys

Deer kidneys skewered with herbs on the grill. 960 1280

  

West Virginia Roadkill Cook-Off

West Virginia Roadkill Cook-Off

This is how you know you’ve arrived at the infamous West Virginia Roadkill Cook-Off. Andrew helps judge the entries at the annual cook-off in Marlinton, WV. 960 1280

  

crawfish

crawfish

The word at the West Virginia Roadkill Cook-off is that crawfish is the "hillbilly lobster." 960 1280

  

Andrew with Miss West Virginia Roadkill and Miss Teen West Virginia Roadkill

Andrew with Miss West Virginia Roadkill and Miss Teen West Virginia Roadkill

Andrew takes a picture with Miss West Virginia Roadkill and Miss Teen West Virginia Roadkill. 960 1280

  

Andrew meeta a young fan

Andrew meeta a young fan

Andrew’s fans are everywhere. He meets one of his young fans at the West Virginia Roadkill Cook-Off. 960 1280

  

Deer Poop Soup

Deer Poop Soup

We’re not really sure what in it, but this is deer poop soup, served at the cook-off. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern and Glen Hawkins groundhog hunting

Andrew Zimmern and Glen Hawkins groundhog hunting

After groundhog hunting, Andrew Zimmern and hunter Glen Hawkins show off their kill. 960 1280

  

Ground and Venison Burgoo

Ground and Venison Burgoo

Take a look at this tasty dish --groundhog and venison burgoo with polenta. 960 1280

  

Andrew Zimmern eats groundhog burgoo and cacciatore

Andrew Zimmern eats groundhog burgoo and cacciatore

Andrew shares a meal that includes groundhog burgoo and groundhog cacciatore at Fish Hawk Acres Farm in Rock Cave, WV. 960 1280

  

Pickled Ramps at the Hootenanny

Pickled Ramps at the Hootenanny

Andrew Zimmern tastes pickled ramps at a hootenanny potluck dinner in Frasier’s Bottom, WV. 960 1280

  

Andrew squirrel hunting

Andrew squirrel hunting

Andrew prepares to shoot a squirrel in a tree during his squirrel hunting trip with Larry Nibert near Fayettville, WV. 960 1280

  

Andrew on a river rafting trip

Andrew on a river rafting trip

It’s time for a rafting trip. Andrew gets ready to go rafting down West Virginia’s Gauley River. 960 1280

  

Andrew near the Greenbrier River

Andrew near the Greenbrier River

Andrew Zimmern poses for a photo with the Greenbrier River in Marlinton, WV, as his picturesque backdrop. 960 1280

  

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