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Duck Eggs

GreenLightJerky Jan 18, 2008 01:01 PM

Does any body know where I can find some quality duck eggs.
In or around San Francisco preferrably.

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    pspiegel Jan 20, 2008 04:11 PM

    New May Wah Market on Clement Street has fresh duck eggs for $.39 each, less for a flat. They also have balut, which is a little less "egg" and a little more "duck". So to speak.

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    1. re: pspiegel
      wolfe Jan 20, 2008 04:17 PM

      All you ever wanted to know about baluts.
      http://www.thewilyfilipino.com/blog/a...

      1. re: wolfe
        Atomica Jan 21, 2008 06:00 AM

        {{{{{{{shivers}}}}}}}
        Not even Chris Cosentino of Incanto could bring himself to eat balut, and he can eat almost anything. He has a recent blog entry about it (the photos are a little hard to take for some people, so don't click if you think you might be grossed out):
        http://www.offalgood.com/site/blog/of...

        1. re: Atomica
          Xiao Yang Jan 21, 2008 07:25 AM

          I guess Chris wouldn't be a good candidate for a Balut Eggspress franchise...

          http://www.jeepneygang.com/graphics/b...

          1. re: Xiao Yang
            wolfe Jan 21, 2008 10:39 AM

            My theory on how balut got its name.
            The first person who tried one on a bet, bit in, tasted it and turned and said as he ejected it "balut".

    2. Atomica Jan 18, 2008 02:05 PM

      I believe you can get them at the Alemany Farmer's Market on Saturdays.

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      Alemany Farmers' Market
      100 Alemany Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94110

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      1. re: Atomica
        Lori SF Jan 20, 2008 09:04 AM

        Haney Egg Ranch has fresh duck eggs for $7 for a 15-count flat

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