Recognize the prolific and often under appreciated common puffballs Lycoperdon perlatum and Lycoperdon pyreform. Learn how to harvest, process, and prepare these delicious little pops of great mushroom flavor!
A recipe for a low sugar elderberry jam that has 12 calories and 5 carbs per teaspoon.
The giant puffballs, Calatrava gigante
make a refreshing Southern style sweet tea using Staghorn or smooth sumac fruit. Rhus typhina or Rhus glabra make a wonderful vitamin C, and antioxidants rich, caffeine free beverage. Perfect for summer evenings!
Apples in a delicious spiced sumac syrup for canning.
An easy method to make cold process sumac lemonade, a high vitamin c natural plant product that is refreshing when served cold in the hot summer months.
learn to identify, harvest and use a highly nutritious plant commonly called lambsquarters or goose foot, in the chenopodium family.
A wild mushrooms and garden egg scramble using what you have on hand. Simple, easy, high protein meal good for any time of day.
description and photos of wild harvested Oyster mushrooms, Pleurotus ostreatus.
Stinging nettle is a common plant that causes a painful sting, and is also a super healthy wild edible. A great plant to know for expanding your pantry or when you are camping, hiking, or backpacking to extend your rations and lighten your load.
What not to do with your Polyporus squamosus (Dryad’s Saddle, Pheasant Back) mushrooms.
Stuffed morels in cream sauce with farfalle.
A twist on classic rangoons (cheese puffs) using dried morel mushrooms for a vegetarian alternative.
Pokeweed. Why I don’t consider it an edible and what you should eat instead.
Decadent morel mushroom and ricotta cheese stuffed pork loins. A flavorful alternative to frying your morels.