Who in the the world would BUY & EAT these?????

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by colebarnhart, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Chillin' With My Peeps

    They don't even look real, but I wonder how much they cost?!?!

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  2. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

    Cadjien_De_Louisiane SWLA Gamefowl Breeder

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    Hmm I dont know, Im cajun and eat almost anything but really why would someone eat that, just bone and skin. [​IMG]
     
  3. SueSteeves

    SueSteeves Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know chicken feet are very common fare in places like the carribean....also saw lots of people eating them in Puerto Rico [​IMG]
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    When I was a kid, my mom used to fix us the feet when we butchered.....we thought they were a treat!
     
  5. Buugette

    Buugette [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]Cra

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    Delicious Chicken Feet

    12 chicken feet, declawed and skinned
    3 tablespoons dark soy sauce
    2 tablespoons rice wine
    3 slices ginger
    3 green onions
    1 tablespoon barbecue sauce
    1 teaspoon sugar
    star anise
    1 piece orange rind
    1/4 teaspoon pepper
    1 pint water

    Combine all ingredients and simmer for 1 1/2 hours.
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2011
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Yep! Lots of folks eat the feet! You can buy jars of them at some stores..
    Not MY thing, but eh... they say they are good.
     
  7. Orpimom

    Orpimom Out Of The Brooder

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    The asiana and south americans are big on them. As well as ur islanders.Many medicinal and libido properties associated with various parts. My neighbor throws everything into his soup.including feet and testicles..... Im cajun,not sick....lol. and yes in some places they are quite expensive. Fresher the better.
     
  8. Okie Amazon

    Okie Amazon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    "Well we had roast chicken faces and fried duck's feet,
    I'm so funny lookin', 'cause, you are what you eat.
    Mama always kept us fed, she never did fergit us
    even when she died, she died upon a bed of lettuce!"
     
  9. 2DogsFarm

    2DogsFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2009
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    My mom used to put them in soup.
    She told me they have lots of good stuff in them - gelatin? - to add to the soup.
    She'd eat them cooked, but I never could bring myself to try & I am NOT now & have never been a picky eater.

    We kids would play with them first - pulling the tendons to make the feet say "hello!" [​IMG]
     
  10. awesomefowl

    awesomefowl Argues with Goats

    I made broth with my chicken feet after I processed the broilers. I've also seen a recipe in an very old Joy of Cooking cookbook for chicken combs . Not sure about that one. [​IMG]
     

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