Canvasback Ducks With Pecan Stuffing

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Total Time
1hr 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 1 hr

For the duck hunters. From the Mississippi Valley chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Assemble stuffing; combine crumbs, onions, raisins, nuts, and salt.
  2. Add milk to beaten eggs and stir into dry mixture and mix well.
  3. Dress ducks, rub inside with salt and pepper and fill lightly with stuffing.
  4. Lace openings closed.
  5. Place breast down in an open roasting pan and arrange 3 strips of bacon on each duck.
  6. Roast at 350F, allowing 20 to 25 minutes per pound.
  7. While duck is baking, mix the ketchup, worcestershire sauce, A-1 sauce, and chili sauce together.
  8. Twenty minutes before serving time, turn the ducks breast side up; pour fat from roasting pan and baste with sauce.
  9. Garnish with parsley and serve with remaining sauce.