Photo: Aqiggiq - Rock Ptarmigan
#01 Female aqiggiq or rock ptarmigan in Nunavut.
#02 Perfectly camouflaged rock ptarmigan with chick near Baker Lake, Nunavut.
Recipe: Roasted-Broiled Ptarmigan with Cranberries
1-2 ptarmigan (brined overnight, then marinated in lemon and garlic overnight)
1 cup red wine
Handful of minced red onion
Cupful of cranberries
2 tbsp Olive oil
Sherry or balsamic vinegar
Salt and pepper to taste