Some good marinade options for deer jerky include cidered venison jerky marinade and teriyaki venison jerky marinade. Smoked venison jerky marinade is another good option.
The cidered venison jerky marinade calls for 1/4 cup of apple cider vinegar, 1/4 cup of Worcestershire sauce, 2 tablespoons of light brown sugar, 1 teaspoon of kosher salt and 1 teaspoon of dried garlic powder. It also needs 1/2 teaspoon of ground black pepper and up to 1 teaspoon of dried mushroom powder.
The smoked venison jerky marinade contains 4 tablespoons of soy sauce, 4 tablespoons of Worcestershire sauce, 2 tablespoons of brown sugar, 1/4 teaspoon of garlic powder and 1/4 teaspoon of onion powder. It also includes 1/4 tablespoon of barbecue seasoning and a small amount of Sriracha.