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Confit Duck & Caramelised Onion Tartlets Recipe

Confit Duck & Caramelised Onion Tartlets

Confit Duck & Caramelised Onion Tartlets are a beautiful entertainer that will have you going back for more.


1 x 500g Luv-a-Duck Confit Duck Legs
3 sheets butter puff pastry
3  red onions, finely sliced
30g butter
1 Tbsp olive oil
1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar or vincotto
2 Tbsp orange marmalade
1 orange, zested to garnish

To serve

Crème fraiche

Equipment required

  • 1 Chopping Board
  • 1 Kitchen Knife
  • 1 Frying Pan
  • 1 Wooden spoon
  • 2 Tartlet Baking Trays
  • 1 Citrus Zester
  • 1 Teaspoon

Products used

Confit Duck Legs

Confit Duck Legs


1.Pre-heat oven to 190°C
2.Heat confit duck legs as per pack instructions. Remove meat from the bones and shred. Set aside.
3.Heat the butter and oil in a frying pan over a medium heat and sauté the onions until they begin to brown, stir in the balsamic vinegar and marmalade continue to cook until mixture is syrupy. Remove from pan and cool in a bowl.
4.Using a 10cm round cutter cut each pastry sheet into rounds and place each round into a greased tartlet tin.
5.Into each pastry case spoon a small amount of caramelised onions and top with shredded confit duck.
6.Bake tartlets in the pre-heated oven 190°C for 12-15 mins until pastry is golden. Cool tarts and garnish with orange zest.
7.Serve warm with tiny dollops of crème fraiche.

Chef’s Tips

Marmalade can also be replaced with Honey or brown sugar.
Tartlets maybe made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for up to 7 days then warmed prior to serving.

LUV to Help You

Duck Fat: The Facts

Duck Fat - Ideas for Use

Products used

Confit Duck Legs

Confit Duck Legs

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Andrea Weigall

Rating: 5 / 5

Made the tartlets as canapés as people couldn't get enough. So easy to make!

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