By frenchqueen
223 days ago

Exotic Street Food: Balut

.
This exotic street food originated from and is commonly sold as street food in the Philippines. It's a developing bird embryo (usually a duck) that is boiled and eaten from the shell (yummy!).

Most Filipino people love to eat this with beer but it's not only popular in the Philippines but in other southeast asian countries too. I remember particularly that every time I visit Cambodia, I'd see people selling this on the street too. According to wikipedia, this is also available in Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. However, I have never ever seen this being sold in Thailand, probably because I stayed in Bangkok and not in the province.

Eating this can be controversial due to religious and health reasons.
223d
maca1 So nice artikle
223d
223d
carmen3521 Interesting! Good for you! No for me.. 🙈
223d
223d
Violeta Very nice article dear
223d
223d
Deliana Interesting article! I heard about this exotic food, but not for me...
223d
223d
Tomi Very good article
223d
223d
dorageorg So great!
223d
222d
Nevena83 nice post😃
222d
222d
Melsdename Looks delicious.
222d
222d
frenchqueen Thanks @maca1
222d
222d
frenchqueen It’s not for everybody. 😂 @carmen3521
222d
222d
frenchqueen Thanks @Violeta
222d
222d
frenchqueen Yeah not for everybody @Deliana
222d
222d
frenchqueen Thanks @Tomi
222d
222d
222d
222d
222d
222d
frenchqueen When I was a kid I never thought they were. But it’s just tastes like boiled egg. Just a little tastier. @Melsdename
222d
222d
Jelenajeca nice article dear
222d
222d
kavinitu So nice article 😊👍
222d
222d
frenchqueen Thanks for the comment @Jelenajeca
222d
222d
frenchqueen Thank you @kavinitu
222d
222d
OlgaLifeLover how much cost it?
222d
222d
frenchqueen About 0.37USD @OlgaLifeLover
222d
222d
222d
frenchqueen Very. It’s just an egg after all @OlgaLifeLover
222d