Jonge Eend - Duck a La Bigarde

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Total Time
40mins
Prep 40 mins
Cook 0 mins

Makes a beautiful presentation garnished with orange segments. The original recipe called for 1/4 cup of caraway seeds, which sounded like a LOT for this sauce. Please feel free to add more caraway seeds, if desired. From the Michigan Dutch chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. Season duckling and roast 40 minutes.
  3. Cut orange rind in thin strips and cook in boiling water for a few minutes, until tender.
  4. Place carrots and onions in a saucepan, add fat from duckling and fry vegetables quickly.
  5. Remove from pan.
  6. Add orange juice, jelly and caraway seeds to remaining fat; blend thoroughly.
  7. Place duckling on toast surrounded with carrots, onions and orange rind.
  8. Serve sauce in a separate dish.