Duck breast

Duck breast recipes

30 Recipes

Roasted, pan-fried, grilled or cured, duck breast is always a treat. Check out BBC Good Food's finest duck recipes.

7 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Marinate duck breasts with red curry paste and lime, then serve with coconut rice, peas and beansprouts for a healthy weeknight dinner

35 mins
Easy
Healthy
3 ratings 3.4 out of 5 star rating

If you want to try curing your own meat, this salted duck breast is easy, flavourful and will make you feel like a true kitchen pro

30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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4 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Make the most of this turnip-like vegetable by stir-frying the green leaves and pickling the veg - serve with rich Asian-spiced meat

55 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A bistro-style dish of rare duck with Marsala jus, creamy mashed potatoes and sweet peas

50 mins
More effort
1 rating 5.0 out of 5 star rating

John Torode shows how to prepare classic coarse set terrine with duck and mixed game of your choice

2 hrs
More effort
1 rating 4.0 out of 5 star rating

A superhealthy, low-fat recipe that's ideal for barbecue entertaining

28 mins
Easy
Healthy
31 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Treat yourself to Barney Desmazery's one-pan solo supper - with the extra bonus of next to no washing up

1 hr
Easy
23 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Set aside a couple of hours and enjoy every minute of making this impressive terrine

3 hrs
More effort
109 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This easy yet impressive recipe makes a stylish main course for a special occasion

35 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These flavoursome canapés add sophistication to finger food

30 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Savoury and sweet, this salad is a delicious blend of seasonal summer ingredients

40 mins
Easy
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The sour element in this recipe really cuts through the rich duck meat and cashews

50 mins
Easy
10 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Make a smart Indian-inspired supper for two using storecupboard ingredients

30 mins
Easy
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Christmas dinner for two? Forget having to carve a whole duck and enjoy this meltingly soft, crispy skinned leg and breast meat version instead

3 hrs and 50 mins
More effort
18 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

A restaurant-quality dish by Gordon Ramsay made using easily found ingredients

1 hr and 10 mins
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55 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Duck breast is perfect for entertaining - it's easy to cook, readily available, yet not something you eat every day

40 mins
Easy
6 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

Who says a duck supper has to be expensive? Make your meat go further with this flavour-packed salad

40 mins
Easy
6 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

The chilli paste in this recipe can easily be swapped for harissa if easier. Either way it's a winner

30 mins
Easy
19 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Traditionally, this is made with Asian snake beans, which taste very similar to French beans – but are about a foot long

2 hrs and 5 mins
More effort
6 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

An elegant main course

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
15 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Tender duck breasts with subtle Chinese spice, finished with a ginger-infused oriental gravy

40 mins
Easy
20 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

An impressive starter from Gordon Ramsay, that's surprisingly simple to put together. Make it a few days ahead to allow the flavours to develop

1 hr and 50 mins
More effort
10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A simple homemade relish really makes this dish really special, complementing the duck to perfection

45 mins
Easy
13 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Treat someone to pan-fried duck breasts glazed in a beautifully sticky orange, soy and passion fruit sauce. It’s quick, easy and sure to impress 

40 mins
More effort
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