Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Charcutepalooza Challenge 10 Kissing a duck, drunk singing, there are tears there is laughter. Just read it.
Doubling down on the duck fat for a fabulous treat: a whole boned duck wrapped around duck leg confit and wild oyster mushroom ragout.
Duck and cherries go perfectly together. Throw in a Charcutepalooza challenge and it all works!
Three terrines: duck and rhubarb, rabbit and spruce, and Korean pork plus a couple of tips on making them extra decadent.
Charcutepalooza Challenge! Salmon Pate en Croute and I also didn't forget my porky friends.
Better late than never... it's my Charcutepalooza #1 Duck prosciutto post! I served simply in an appetizer spread and nary a crumb survived. There may even have been growling.
What happens when I'm too lazy to stuff regular casings? Find casings that don't come from intestines. With an Asian twist of course.
The making of Spanish chorizo and spruce-flavored duck salami, with a helpful digression into pâté for the stuffing-averse.
Homemade Duck Sausage made into a Rustic Duck Stew that will make you swoon.
Cajun style duck liver sausage over granny smith and cucumber slaw, for Charcutepalooza's stuffing challenge.