All Natural Whole Duck with Orange Sauce

All Natural Whole Duck with Orange Sauce

Description

Our duck is cared for in a free to roam environment on small family duck farms throughout Northern Indiana. Maple Leaf Farms prioritizes our duck well-being with our Trident Stewardship program.

Our All Natural Whole Duck with Orange Sauce is lightly marinated in water & sea salt to keep it moist during your creative culinary experience. Roast whole, cut up, or save the carcass for duck stock. Use the convenient orange sauce as a glaze or on the side for dipping.

  • Weight: 4 - 7.5 lbs
  • Available: fresh or frozen
  • Shelf life: 14 days refrigeration / 2 years frozen
  • Includes giblets, neck, and orange sauce packet
  • USDA Grade A
  • No hormones added
  • No antibiotics administered for growth promotion

Ingredients:
Duck, water, sea salt

Orange Sauce Ingredients:
Orange juice, water, turbinado sugar, corn starch, citric acid, sea salt, canola oil, dried torula yeast, guar gum, natural flavor, spice, dehydrated onion

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 2-3 hours
Ready Time: 2-3 hours

Cooking Instructions

  • 1

    If frozen, thaw out in refrigerator for 36 - 48 hours.

  • 2

    Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.

  • 3

    Remove from bag. Remove neck, giblets, and orange sauce packet from body cavity.

  • 4

    Dab duck with paper towels.

  • 5

    Season to taste.

  • 6

    Roast uncovered, breast side up, on a rack in a roasting pan for 26 minutes per pound or until the internal temperature reaches 180 degrees F (82 degrees C), measured at the thigh joint.

  • 7

    The legs move freely and juices run clear when duck is done.

  • 8

    Let rest for 10 minutes before carving.