21 Crispy Duck Salad

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The Chefs' Knowledge: The modern culinary repertoire

By Chandos Elletson

Published 2022

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The crispy duck salad has become a modern classic. There’s something about duck that has been cooked with aromatics and then deep fried until crispy. It’s important to pay attention to the spices and flavourings in this dish as they are the cornerstone. The salad works because the duck should be luxuriously fatty and crisp and this is achieved by the cooking method shown. The duck is not roasted but is, instead, either poached or steamed. The crispness is achieved by deep frying. The poachi