Anyone for a hard-boiled ostrich egg? They"re flying off the shelves – but take 90 minutes to cook

Anyone for a hard-boiled ostrich egg? They"re flying off the shelves – but take 90 minutes to cook

Anyone for a hard-boiled ostrich egg They”re flying off the shelves – but take 90 minutes to cook

4:25 PM on 28th July 2011

Eggcellent: Mandy

Eggcellent: Mandy”s daughter Florence tucks into the boiled ostrich egg

Supersized: Mandy holds the ostrich egg up to a chicken

Supersized: Mandy holds the ostrich egg up to a chicken”s which is tiny in comparison

Hard to crack: The egg has been built to withstand the pressure of a 300lb ostrich sitting on it

Hard to crack: The egg has been built to withstand the pressure of a 300lb ostrich sitting on it