Duck skewers with chopped parsley and garlic, sautéed fingerling potatoes
Mains, Main dish duck recipes
Cubes of duck breast on a skewer, pan-seared and flavoured with a mixture of chopped garlic and parsley and served with small slices of fingerling potatoes fried in duck fat.
IngredientsRecipe for 4 persons
For the fingerling potatoes
For the duck skewers
For the sauce
- Salt and pepper
Preparation time: 30 min
- General preparation
Slice fingerling potatoes to a thickness of 0.5 cm, then rinse thoroughly with cold water. Chop the parsley leaves. Chop the garlic finely. Chop thyme leaves finely.
- Fingerling potatoes preparation
Place fingerling potatoes in a saucepan, cover with cold water and add a few pinches of salt. Cook for about 10 minutes starting when it boils and check for doneness with a knife. Then drain the potatoes. In a skillet over high heat, add a little duck fat and add in the potatoes. Let them fry for 5 min. When colored, add a knob of butter, garlic and thyme and cook for about 2 minutes. Season with salt and pepper and keep warm.
- Duck skewers preparation
Trim the duck fat excess on the magrets and cut them into 2cm cubes. Skewer the cubes on bamboo skewers. In a skillet, brown the duck skewers for 1-2 minutes on each side. Then add a knob of butter and when it is foamy, pour over the skewers. When cooked, add parsley and remaining garlic and season with salt and pepper.
- For the sauce
In a sauce pan warm the veal stock for a few minutes, add the mustard and the cream, cook it for 4 to 5 minutes until tou get a nice consistancy.
- To serve
Arrange the potatoes on your plate and place the duck skewer pointing up. Put the sauce all around and finish the decoration with a fresh herb.
In order to prepare this recipe in 30 minutes, use pre-cooked potatoes. If you have to make several skewers for your guests, pan-sear them only on two sides and finish cooking in the oven a few minutes at 400°F.