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Can You Hard Boil?

Discussion in 'Geese' started by Poultrybonkers, Jun 24, 2011.

  1. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 22, 2011
    A goose or duck egg? When mine start laying I would love to hard boil a goose egg but not sure for how long.
  2. littlenell1

    littlenell1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2011
    yep, and they are tasty. There are guides on internet if you google it. I think we did our duck eggs slightly longer than chicken, but then they are larger and around 8 mins for goose.
  3. Denninmi

    Denninmi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2009
    Duck eggs are great. I generally just put them into warm tap water, put on the stove, and kind of forget about them. They probably boil 15 minutes, then I turn off the stove and let them just sit there for a while. Definitely hard boiled at that point.

    I would be interested in trying a goose egg. Perhaps next year.
  4. n4zty

    n4zty Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 22, 2011
    goose eggs are terrific, the taste isnt much different from a chicken egg in my opinion, the yolk is darker and with one egg u could make a omlette big enough for 3 people:D

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