Get Ready to "Strut Your Duck®"!

Top Prize Winners
will be announced Dec. 1, 2016.

People's Choice Award Winner
Mary Edwards

Maple Leaf Farms 2016 'Strut Your Duck' Recipe Contest

Recipe entries are now in the hands of judges!
We’re looking for creative, original recipes using Maple Leaf Farms duck products. Top prize is $5,000.

Entrants submitted up to three (3) entries for any menu part: appetizer, soup, salad, entrée or even dessert for a chance to win one of these great prizes:
  • Grand Prize – $5,000, plus free Maple Leaf Farms duck products for a year
  • First Runner-Up Prize – $2,500
  • Second Runner-Up Prize – $1,000
  • People's Choice Award – $250
Contest submissions were accepted online July 1-Aug. 31, 2016. Read the "Contest Rules" for complete details.


Cherry Whiskey Braised Duck Tomato Pie with Popcorn Dust Frico
2015 Grand Prize Winner: Cherry Whiskey Braised Duck Tomato Pie with Popcorn Dust Frico by Sandi Sheppard, Norman, OK
Our judging panel will review all qualifying entries to then select 10 finalists' recipes that will be prepared and tasted. Recipes will be judged using these criteria: Recipe and Preparation, Originality/Creativity, Visual Appeal, and Taste (finalists).

Entrants may submit up to three recipes along with the final prepared dish photo showing the product package. Contest is open to cooking enthusiasts (home cooks) that are residents of the 50 United States and Washington, D.C., 18 years old or older.

Email contest questions to

Read Official Contest Rules »