Originally Posted by buccaneer
Not chicken but duck eggs.
They aren't covered in compost at all....but inserted into unhusked rice and incubated, then hard boiled when the little duckling embryo is formed, 16th day onward.
My parents were in the Philippines a while back and my dad said he ate this. He knew what it was beforehand, and they instructed him just to eat the whole thing. None of this bite in the middle business.
His description of the texture was enough to scar me for months.