Globe Pequot Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants Mushrooms Fruits and Nuts -
The Complete Guide to Edible Wild Plants, Mushrooms, Fruits, and Nuts provides everything one needs to know about the most commonly found wild foods-going beyond a field guide?s basic description to provide folklore and mouth-watering recipes for each entry, such as wild asparagus pizza, fiddlehead soup, blackberry mousse, and elderberry pie. This fully illustrated guide is the perfect companion for hikers, campers, and anyone who enjoys eating the good food of the earth. With it in hand, nature lovers will never take another hike without casting their eyes about for the next free meal.
Edible wild plants, mushrooms, fruits, and nuts grow along roadsides, amid country fields, and in urban parks. All manner of leafy greens, mushrooms, and herbs that command hefty prices at the market are bountiful outdoors and free for the taking, in fact, they are free. But to enjoy them, one must know when to harvest and how to recognize, prepare, and eat them.
- Katie Lyle Letcher is an award winning cook and author of almost 20 books. She has been a newspaper food columnist and has her own blog.
- Many easy to follow and prepare recipes
- Year- 2010
- Many full color photos
- Pages - 203
- Many illustrations
- Ideal for hikers, campers, walkers, ramblers and roamers or anyone who likes free natural food
- ISBN - 9781599218878.
- Publisher - Falcon Guides
- Binding - paper