Recipe Suggestions For Using Duck Eggs

I am often asked if you can eat duck eggs and use them in cooking and baking.

Here is a list of ideas for using duck eggs in baking and cooking.

  • Making lemon curd.
  • Baking cakes – blueberry muffins.
  • Scrambling.
  • Poaching.
  • Making omelettes.
  • Frying for a cooked breakfast or egg and chips.
  • Pickled duck eggs.
  • Making quiches.
  • Hard Boiling for picnics and packed lunches.
  • Soft boiled eggs and soldiers!
  • Making pancakes.
  • French toast.
  • Egg Mayonnaise.
  • Cornbread tastes great using duck eggs.
  • Homemade cheesecake also tastes great using duck eggs.
  • Deviled eggs.
  • Scotch Eggs.

Let me know if you have any recipe suggestions you’d like to share then please leave a comment.

7 thoughts on “Recipe Suggestions For Using Duck Eggs

  1. I love them in homemade noodles and dumplings. They are way better than the noodles made from my chicken eggs.

  2. Hi Sara,
    I find that whenever I have any duck eggs available and am baking cakes, muffins etc. I always substitute one for one of the eggs and the batter is richer in both colour and texture and the taste is enhanced as well!
    Best Wishes

  3. Hi Wildlife Gardener,
    Thanks for dropping by, glad that you like the duck eggs recipe ideas. Your video and photos of the fox are amazing.
    Kind regards
    sara @ farmingfriends

    Hi Topveg,
    Yes cake making with duck eggs is good – my blueberry muffins are tasty! Just have problems with Yorkshire puddings, not sure why but they won’t rise and you don’t want to go swimming afterwards!!!!
    Kind regards
    sara @ farmingfriends

  4. Personally I think duck eggs are the best for boiling, frying, poaching, scrambling etc etc and make the best egg mayo ever. A hen egg can’t touch it! Use them wherever you’d use a hen egg.

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