19 Apr

Bantam Eggs… What’s not to love?

Our lovely ladies have been giving us eggs for a couple of weeks now since getting them a few months ago.  I’ve not had bantam chooks before, so it’s taking a little bit of getting used to, but these ladies really get me smiling.  3 Belgian D’Uccles, fluffy feet, tiny little bodies and they love a bum scratch!!

The eggs are a little… erm, little but a ratio of 2:1 is a fair guess for baking and eating. There’s something that really tickles my fancy about cracking an egg that’s half the size of a regular egg, you almost have to squidge down whilst you crack it on the side of the relatively giant-sized pan, saying meep-meep while you do!

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