The One Day Old Chick.

38166263_276939732907444_4954398896542449664_n

When it comes to eating street food here in the Philippines, I eat everything… except this. Yes, anything else, except this.

So it’s basically a newly hatched egg, rejected by poultry farms and then sold (mostly males). The female ones (which lay eggs) are the more ‘preferred’ ones. So mostly those that never saw sunrise again, are mostly, yes, males.

They marinate it, fry it, and put it on stick. Dip in suka (vinegar), and you are ready to go. One whole fried chicken in one bite!

I don’t know if there’s a way to check if it is male or female after frying but if ever you see a female one-day-old chick, just throw it away. Chances are, it may be a ‘botcha’. 🙂

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.