Strong Yolk Taste

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by frankgessner, Oct 22, 2009.

  1. frankgessner

    frankgessner New Egg

    Oct 22, 2009
    I have about thirty chickens of varius breeds and age. I get two huge brown eggs a day from who knows which hens. My question is, the yolks on these egges taste strong, i.e. slightly more bitter than I would prefer. Has anyone else had this experience and or know the reason? All the chickens have the same diet.

    Thanks in advance.
  2. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

    Aug 13, 2007
    North/Central Florida
    Could be specific to those particular birds I suppose. Are they free ranging? Maybe they are eating more green feed than the others or eating a particular type of plant that is contributing an off flavor.


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