Confit Duck Pastilla

LA COCINA DE BABEL
14Ingredients
80Minutes
370Calories

Description

A pastilla is a traditional Andalusian Moroccan dish, featuring a flaky crust surrounding a savory meat filling. This pastilla recipe features confit duck. Shredded duck meat is cooked alongside dried apricots and spices including cumin, cinnamon, a…

d coriander. Fresh lemon juice and pine nuts are added to the mixture before being layered between layers of flaky phyllo dough. Rosettes made from the leftover phyllo dough add an elegant touch to this tasty meat pie before baking. Sprinkle with cinnamon before serving for additional color and flavor.

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Ingredients

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  • 5 confit duck legs
  • 2 onions (chopped)
  • 140 grams dried apricots
  • 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tablespoon ground coriander
  • 1/2 tablespoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon caraway seeds
  • 200 milliliters chicken stock
  • 1 lemon (+ 1 tbsp. lemon juice)
  • 50 grams pine nuts (+ extra for garnish.)
  • phyllo pastry (sheets)
  • cinnamon sugar (for dusting)
  • olive oil (for brushing)
  • ground black pepper
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    Directions

    1. Place the duck legs in a microwaveable dish and heat gently until the fat melts and the meat can be removed from the bone easily.
    2. Shred the duck meat, discard the skin and bones, and set aside.
    3. Toast the pine nuts in a skillet or griddle, without fat, for 2–3 minutes, and set aside.
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    370Calories
    Sodium3% DV80mg
    Fat29% DV19g
    Protein29% DV15g
    Carbs14% DV41g
    Fiber28% DV7g
    Calories370Calories from Fat170
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat19g29%
    Saturated Fat2.5g13%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol40mg13%
    Sodium80mg3%
    Potassium690mg20%
    Protein15g29%
    Calories from Fat170
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate41g14%
    Dietary Fiber7g28%
    Sugars27g54%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C45%
    Calcium10%
    Iron15%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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