Roast Pheasant Recipe - A Recipe for Roasted Pheasant
Simple Roast Pheasant by Hank Shaw. An 8 hr brine is necessary, "this will season the bird and help it to retain moisture. Brining is a critical step when roasting lean game birds such as wild turkey, pheasant, sharptail grouse, or even smaller birds such as chukars or quail. You risk dry birds if you skip this step".