Idiotic Non-chicken Egg Question

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Stands With A Fiddle, Sep 3, 2009.

  1. So... I notice a lot of people on here have ducks. Are duck eggs good to eat? Are any non-chicken eggs good to eat?

    Besides chicken eggs, I've only ever eaten quail eggs (when I lived in France) and they were good, but small.

    And I only recently found out that chickens come in different breeds.

    So I am totally new to all this. [​IMG]
     
  2. Marlinchaser

    Marlinchaser Songster

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    You can eat any eggs you get, Duck, Goose, Emu(though I wouldnt try to eat more than one at a time), guinea, Turkey etc...

    Lots prefer duck eggs for bakeing.
     
  3. nature nut

    nature nut Songster

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    My SIL loves both duck and goose eggs for cooking. They have used them as much as they use their chicken eggs.
     
  4. wichix411

    wichix411 In the Brooder

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    So what is it that makes duck eggs so good for baking?
     
  5. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Duck eggs are larger for one, secondly they are richer in taste which makes the baked goods taste better [​IMG]
     

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