RED CURRY WITH DUCK CONFIT & PINEAPPLE

1 / Using the tip of a knife, prick duck leg skin all over. Rub with salt, and pepper. Place in a dish, cover, and refrigerate for 2 hours (if you’re in a rush) to 8 hours (for best results). Remove from refrigerator 30 minutes prior to braising.

2 / Preheat oven to 100°c. Wash dry rub off of duck legs and pat dry. Arrange duck, skin side down, in a roasting pan, or large Dutch or French oven. Add garlic, lemongrass, and chicken stock. Cover and cook until fat is rendered, about 2 hours. Turn duck skin side up, cover, and continue to cook until the meat is tender and the bones easily wiggle when pulled, 2 - 2 1/2 hours longer.

3 / Set the roasted duck pieces aside in the fridge to cool. It will keep in the refrigerator for up to 5 days, or can be frozen and then defrosted in the fridge.

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