Went out this morning to take a photo of what had been looking suspiciously like a goose nest site, and found this:
Ohmigawd! Ohmigawd! Ohmigawd! SqueeeEEEEE!!!!
Miraculously, none of the geese were around, so I quickly stuffed the eggs under my shirt and rushed them into the house. Here's how the two goose eggs on left compare to our chicken's eggs, with the largest Ameraucana chicken egg (approximately Extra Large sized) being the greenish one in the middle:
And geek that I am, I had to measure the largest chicken egg against the largest goose egg:
Wow! I mean, I know this is nothing to folks who have raised geese all their life, but just wow!
EDIT: Just cooked up the smaller egg, over easy, with a little salt & pepper. It tastes absolutely divine. Not at all gamey like some folks have experienced.
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