He is a twin brother of the canvasback, and quite as good to eat.
canvasback ducks are considered the finest of the water-fowls for the table.
When I have a canvasback duck before me I dont think of anything else while its there.
The Redhead closely resembles in flavor the canvasback, and often is mistaken for it.
The canvasback is in great demand on account of the superior quality of its flesh as food.
The red-head, both species of the scaups, the canvasback and the ruddy are commonly found on the fresh-waters.
Helena herself selected two woodcock and approved the judgment of Jean in canvasback.
Bingham bowed over his glass, and regretted that canvasback ducks and terrapin were not yet in season.
The canvasback is superior in flavor to any other species of wild duck, and is much esteemed.
The canvasback is a late and temporary visitant of our lakes, marshes, and tide flats, on his journey to the south.