“Strut Your Duck” Recipe Contest Prizes

Top Prizes
Winners of these prizes were announced on December 1, 2016.
  • Grand Prize – $5,000, plus free Maple Leaf Farms duck products for a year
    Grand Prize winner also automatically qualifies for the 2017 World Food Championships.
  • First Runner-Up Prize – $2,500
  • Second Runner-Up Prize – $1,000

People's Choice Award
This award is decided by public votes for favorite duck dish. Voting took place Sept. 12-19, 2016.
  • $250 prize
People's Choice Award does not affect the selection of the top three prize winners.

Recipe entries were judged based on the following criteria (providing they meet all contest requirements):
  • Recipe and Preparation
  • Originality and Creativity
  • Visual Appeal
  • Taste (Round II Judging for Finalists)

Read Official Rules for contest judging details and requirements.