The Animal rights activist: Stop serving "Balut" in New York. A petition started by an animal rights activist to ban "Balut" from a New York restaurant is making the rounds online. Balut is a fertilized growing egg embryo that is boiled or steamed and eaten from the shell.Feb 05, 202318 Shares410 Views
“„It's great to hear that Filipino-themed restaurants such as Jeepney Gastropub and Maharlika are making its way to the ever-competitive New York City, but just as Filipino food is starting to gain recognition, an animal rights activist is already keen on taking an iconic Filipino delicacy off the menu!
“„Maharlika, a restaurant in Manhattan, New York is selling what seems to be the strangest food one can possibly eat in the Big Apple. The name of the dish is called balut. It’s essentially a hard boiled egg that contains a partially formed duck fetus inside. In other words, the baby duck has not yet even been born!
“„This hardy person does she and the people of New York eat meat? This is discrimination at its best. Then ban also the consumption of any meat. They came from mature animals also stupid. I You do not want to eat it no one is forcing you hardy. Go live somewhere else.