Also see balut.

hardboiled duck egg


Photo of Penoy Balut


Penoy is the version of balut without a fertilized duck fetus.

Vendors often sell the penoy version and the fertilized balut together.

They can be told apart because the penoy eggshells have a distinguising mark, like dark lines, drawn on them.

Other related Tagalog words: itlog (egg), pato (duck)