Tuesday, March 29, 2011

“We’re Gonna Take Ducks, and We’re Gonna Use Every Single Part of ‘Em”

As evidenced by the fact that we have a pig’s head sitting in our freezer, we’re thinking about dipping our toes into “nose-to-tail” eating. Before I start rippin’ out and roastin’ up cow tongues and pig brains in the name of ecological sustainability, though, I figure I should start small.

Luckily, The Perennial Plate has just the thing: Ducks.

Watch as whole ducks are transformed into confit, sausage, rillette, stock, pâté and prosciutto:

My stomach’s growling.