Category Archive: Recipes WIld Food

Apr 10

Canning Spruce Tip Jelly

Spruce tips are the bright green new growth on the tip of spruce branches that you see in the spring. They are loaded with vitamin C and have a citrus taste. Here is how you can make a jelly out of them and water bath can it to enjoy all through the year. The new …

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Mar 04

Tap Birch To Make Wine And Syrup

I think most everybody has see how maple trees are tapped to make maple syrup, I think we have even had a few viewers mention that they tap maple trees in spring to make some syrup. In this article Fergus The Forager teaches us how we can tap the birch tree and then use the …

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Feb 06

Using Wild Leaves As Cooking Foil

I think most folks are familiar with Mexican tamales. They way they are cooked is they are a corn masa dough that is spread on dried corn husks that have been soaked before hand in water to soften them up. The a filling that can be meat, beans or even chocolate and other sweets  is …

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Oct 30

Guide To Elderberry Identification

This is amazing guide to the Elderberry identification for beginning wild food foraging enthusiasts will share how to safely gather Elderberries, one of nature’s gifts that also is full of health benefits. This in depth article covers so many different aspects of elderberries from the history, appearance (leaves, flowers, berries), where to find where they …

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Oct 18

How To Make Black Walnut Syrup

I think we have all seen tutorials on making maple syrup and if you have the trees it looks like it would be fun to do. This tutorial though is something different in the fact that it teaches how to make black walnut syrup. Some folks make have access to black walnut trees and not …

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Aug 30

Rules of Cooking Wild Mushrooms and Recipes

This huge collection of the Rules of Cooking Wild Mushrooms and Recipes helps to find delicious ways to eat wild food foraging mushrooms in meals. Mushrooms can be a wonderful addition to your diet but always remember proper identification can mean the difference between life and death. Follow the website link below to see the …

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