To salt wild duck

Solenie dikikh utok

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

A Gift to Young Housewives

By Elena Molokhovets

Published 1992

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Method

When the summer’s hunting yields so many wild ducks that there is no room for them, clean and split them and pack them in small barrels with salt, using 1 lb salt for 1 lot saltpeter. Nail the lid shut, seal with tar, and bury in ice.