What about the legs

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What about the legs

Postby Jones co Ducker » Sun Oct 23, 2011 2:37 pm

I shoot moslty woodies and just breast them out but the last split ive taken 5 extra min and removed the duck's legs and they look great and I was thinking about bar-b-queing them once I got a lot of them whaddya think? Has anyone ever done this or done something similar to this?
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Re: What about the legs

Postby aboz » Sun Oct 23, 2011 9:26 pm

I have kept the legs when i breast birds and they start to add up to a good supply. I will then put them in my dutch oven and braise them. I think they are great.
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Re: What about the legs

Postby VT_Diver-Junkie » Mon Oct 24, 2011 2:41 am

Depends on how much time i have, if i'm in a hurry toss it on the cast iron with sone salt and pepper or whatever you like for a seasoning and just hit it with a quick sear like a steak and then enjoy! If i have time slow cook it on a grill on low heat then add just a tad not much of bbq or teriyaki glaze!
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Re: What about the legs

Postby MaxRabbit » Tue Oct 25, 2011 11:57 am

I did some red head legs last night in a super hot oil bath with crushed garlic cloves tossed in about 5 mins before. they were delicious!
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Re: What about the legs

Postby alanwebfoot » Tue Oct 25, 2011 7:56 pm

I absolutely save the legs unless they're shot up.
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Re: What about the legs

Postby Indaswamp » Thu Oct 27, 2011 7:10 pm

Legs n thighs are the best part IMO! Gumbo, Sauce piquant, stew....that's a camp meal right there!! :thumbsup:
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Re: What about the legs

Postby Buffler » Fri Oct 28, 2011 10:45 am

my goodness Inda...just reading what you bayou boys do with food makes my mouth water...best cooks in the country down there for sure.
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Re: What about the legs

Postby tako1972 » Fri Oct 28, 2011 11:03 pm

google "duck confit". you'll never throw another leg again unless its full of #4.
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