Definition of mock duck in US English:

mock duck


  • A high-protein vegetarian food resembling duck meat but made from wheat gluten.

    ‘the cashew dish with mock duck was perfect’
    • ‘I especially like their mushroom fried rice, their mock duck, and their hot and sour soup.’
    • ‘Their increasing inebriation may have explained why some of them actually liked the mock duck.’
    • ‘Then comes the mock duck, looking, smelling, and tasting uncannily like, well, duck.’
    • ‘There's even a vegan barbecue chicken pizza with mock duck and vegan cheese.’
    • ‘When I saw "crispy aromatic mock duck" on the menu, I absolutely had to have it.’