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English Provincial Cooking

By Elisabeth Ayrton

Published 1980

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Mallard or teal are usually considered the best.


  • 1 duck
  • 2 oranges
  • Seasoned flour
  • 3 tablespoons (


Grate the skin of 1½ oranges and squeeze and strain all the juice. Rub the skin of the bird with seasoned flour, sprinkle with a little orange zest and put half a squeezed orange skin in the bird’s vent. Place in a roasting tin in which the butter has been melted. Spoon