A soft-boiled duck egg should cook for six to seven minutes, resulting in a slightly runny yolk. Dip and enjoy. They’re wonderful in cakes too, but I like to have one with soldiers for a nice change. Choose the type of message you'd like to post, Soft-boiled duck egg with bacon & asparagus soldiers, Magazine subscription – save 44% and get a cookbook of your choice. Duck eggs contain more vitamin A, vitamin B12 and iron than chicken eggs. but there are some other traditional ways of preparing them that might be interesting to try. (soft boiled). Our duck eggs are collected from the nest boxes early morning, they are then gently washed with warm water and candled for cracks or any blood spots and stamped with our woodland logo which contains our farm holding number for full traceability. Place the egg quarters on a serving plate and top with dallops of the anchovey vinegarette. This is so simple I’m not sure I can really get away with calling it a recipe, but I wanted to share the joy of duck eggs with you! Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window). When you have some gently simmering water, slowly lower your eggs in one at a time with a spoon. Boil your kettle or fill a medium saucepan with water and bring to the boil. Cut the bread into 12 soldiers, a little shorter than the asparagus. Our duck eggs are available on trays of 20 & boxed in cases of 20 dozen or in half dozen packs. You can now watch how to boil eggs in our Cookery School Term - Perfect Eggs - Soft and Hard Boiled Mellow black pudding with crispy croutons and a wonderfully rich duck egg. You can sign in to give your opinion on the answer. Tel: 07990967195. Mellow black pudding with crispy croutons and a wonderfully rich duck egg. Topped off with a scattering of nutty, mature Gruyère cheese. Skip the soft boiled option with this egg and go with hard boiled, scrambled, fried, etc. Toast your 3 slices of toast – because the eggs are bigger, I opt for a slice and a half each. For a slightly runny yolk, boil an average sized duck egg for 6-7 minutes. Keeping the eggs at room temperature before cooking reduces the risk of cracking. Set the timer for 7 minutes for a soft boiled egg, or 8 minutes for a slightly firmer yolk. Serve immediately with the warm soldiers for dipping. If you don't eat them immediately, store them in a bowl in the refrigerator, covered with water. This soft boiled egg was simmered for four minutes. (30 seconds will leave some larger eggs soft boiled in the center, 1 minute fully cooks all yolks) After boiling for 30-60 seconds, turn heat off and cover the pot. Vitamin A is needed for new cell development and helps maintain optimal eyesight. Protein helps balance blood sugar levels keeping you feeling fuller for longer (appetite management) and maintaining energy levels. Crack and peel the shells off. Over the years I have found a method that is both simple and reliable, and the various timings set out here seem to accommodate all tastes. That’s a very old and likely very spoilt egg – do NOT eat! What do you think of the answers? March 13, 2013. Get in touch with us for the best quality QUAIL and DUCK EGGS . Our ducks are free to waddle around their woodland range from dawn till dusk, our ducks enjoy foraging under the coppiced hazzle trees and ancient oak trees enhancing their diet and ensuring that they are always comfortable & content. Duck eggs are very similar to hen eggs but they are bigger and meatier. Get answers by asking now. Place on a baking tray, season and grill for 15 mins or until the bacon is crisp.