Eating chicken feet is considered normal in many countries of Asia, but not in the West.
For this reason, the burger of a famous restaurant in the US state of San Francisco was described as creepy by many of its customers.
Chef of the restaurant, Chris Bleidorn, who also adds the feet of the chicken he cooked to the service plate. His goal is to get people to think a little more about the animals they eat. He said that it is to raise awareness against excessive consumption.
Birdbox, the famous restaurant in the US state of San Francisco. With its creepy looking hamburger complete with claws, it was on the agenda of food lovers. Eating chicken feet seems to be accepted in many cultures around the world, especially in Asia. However, it still poses a taboo in western countries like the USA.
“I WANTED PEOPLE TO THINK ABOUT THE CHICKEN EAT”
The chef of the restaurant, Chris Bleidorn, said that he loves poultry. He explained that everyone should think a little more about the chickens they ate, and that he used such a method. Bleidorn’s two-year-old Michelin-starred restaurant Birdsong. In March, it had to close due to the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Then, last month he opened his new restaurant called Birdbox with the concept of fried chicken.
“In Birdsong and Birdbox we use the whole animal and we don’t like to waste it. Poultry is consumed extensively in the world and the vast majority of animals go to waste. People don’t care where the chickens they eat come from and under what conditions they are raised, and how much skiing is spent. That people bought a bucket full of 24 wings from a fast food restaurant. We see them throwing them into their cars without thought.”