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Duck Eggs?

steinpilz Feb 5, 2008 06:31 PM

The quail egg thread on this site has me wondering about places to find duck eggs (goose eggs?) in the Boston area. Any suggestions? Thanks!

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    ac106 Feb 6, 2008 03:09 AM

    Savenors in Cambridge had 4 packs of duck eggs last time I was there. Reasonable too.

    1. gini Feb 6, 2008 05:01 AM

      I've also seen that at Formaggio and possibly Russo's.

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        openonymous Feb 6, 2008 08:54 AM

        lowell's cambodian groceries carries duck eggs, quail eggs, chicken eggs, even duck or chicken eggs with embryo (balut).

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          heWho Feb 6, 2008 09:30 AM

          I think I've seen them at the CMart in Chinatown. I believe they weren't preserved, but I'm not 100% sure.

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            kobuta Feb 6, 2008 09:51 AM

            I rarely see fresh duck eggs in Chinatown, but preserved (salted) or the balut is definitely available.

            Just an FYI if anyone is trekking to Chinatown or a Chinese grocery store for a look, it's Chinese New Year effective tomorrow (Feb 7th) so they will likely be closed. Some may even close for up to 3 days (though that's rare here in Boston).

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