A question about a recipe: Melissa Clark's Really Easy Duck Confit

My duck legs are about a pound each, twice the size of the ones suggested in the recipe. Should I increase the oven cooking time? Recipe recommends 2 hours covered, one uncovered.

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Kristen M. February 3, 2012
Great! So glad you liked them.
 
nolongrecipes February 3, 2012
Thanks, I made it yesterday and it came out fantastic. I did indeed increase the amount of spices and curing time.
 
Kristen M. February 2, 2012
No, they'll have plenty of confiting time in the oven, but do note the recipe's recommendation in step 1 to adjust the spices by weight and give them a bit of extra curing time if you can.
 
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