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Sticky Marmalade Duck Breast Recipe

Sticky Marmalade Duck Breast


4 Luv-a-Duck Fresh Duck Breast
Sea salt
1 cup bitter orange marmalade
4 Tbsp soy sauce
1/4 Luv-a-Duck Duck Stock (or chicken stock)
2 oranges, zested & segmented
Salad or steamed vegetables to serve

Equipment required

  • 1 Chopping Board
  • 1 sml Sharp Knife
  • 1 medium Stainless steel Frying Pan
  • 1 Basting brush
  • 1 Wooden spoon

Products used

Fresh Duck Breasts

Fresh Duck Breasts


  1. Pre-heat oven 190°C
  2. Score the duck skin and season with salt and pepper. Heat a pan until you can feel moderate heat and place the duck, skin side down into the pan for 5 mins until golden. Turn the duck breast over and cook for 2 mins. Remove the duck breasts from the pan and place on a roasting tray.
  3. In the same pan that you have cooked the duck breasts in, add in the orange marmalade, soy sauce and 1/4 cup of duck stock. Let this simmer for 3 mins until the sauce thickens and cover the duck breasts with 2 Tbsp of the sauce. 
  4. Roast the duck in the oven for 8–10 mins. Remove pan from the oven and place duck breasts on a warm plate to rest for at least 5 mins. 
  5. Return the pan to the heat and add the orange zest and segments simmer on a low heat until sauce is sticky and reduced 2–3 mins.
  6. Slice duck breast thinly and arrange on a serving plates drizzle with sticky sauce and serve hot with salad or vegetables.

Chef’s Tips

This dish is also delicious made with lime or cumquat Marmalade.

LUV to Help You

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Products used

Fresh Duck Breasts

Fresh Duck Breasts

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Rating: 5 / 5

Great recipe, super easy with great flavour.


Rating: 5 / 5

Brilliant! Classy, very very tasty and super quick to prepare, cook AND clean up afterward. This will be a standby quick meal at our place from now on.


Rating: 5 / 5

Delicious and easy to do. Just follow the instructions and use a timer.

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