Everything You Need to Know About Ramps

Ramps are hard to describe. Ask shoppers about them at a farmer’s market and you'll get all sorts of answers; yes, ramps look sort of like scallions, but they have these broad flat green leaves; ramps...

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Anyone foraging or interested in foraging in the LA area? + Wild Fennel in So Cal

by toffifay 8 years ago

Are there any folks here who forage or are interested in foraging and cooking together? SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS - Wild Fennel I recently went hiking in the SM mountains and noticed lots of wild...

The Ethics of Foraged Foods [split from Ontario]

by Kagemusha 8 years ago

(Note: This thread was split from the Ontario board at: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/797781#6713591 -- The Chowhound Team) Or so you'd think, aser. I have major issues with "foraged"(i.e., ...


by fredstorm 9 years ago

I'd love to learn to forage more (nettles, fiddleheads, mushrooms) - anyone know a good guide-lead lesson or other way to learn?

Dupont Circle FreshFarm market no longer selling foraged mushrooms

by SandyCat 9 years ago

Sad news. Went to farmer's market this past Sunday and asked about morels. We were told that even though the Mushroom Stand has morels currently and they are in season, they're not allowed to sell ...

Foraging in the Bay Area (not mushrooms)

by eel 9 years ago

Any suggestions for foraging around the Bay Area? I'm not willing to risk mushrooms but am open to anything else--fruit, miner's letuce, wild fennel, herbs, edible flowers, wild onions. My pr...

Foraging in the Lansing/Mid-Michigan area

by keefgr 9 years ago

I've always enjoyed eating ramps/morels, but I've never made the effort to look for them myself. Can anyone give me some tips on where to look in the Lansing area? Is it still a good time or is i...

Foraging for ramps (split from Ontario board)

by Kagemusha 9 years ago

[NOTE: this discussion was split from the following thread on the Ontario board: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/780961] Might be a good idea to lay off 'em. http://chowhound.chow.com/top...

Scottsdale Foraging

by Mr Grub 9 years ago

The desert princess herself, the fetching Mrs Grub, & I will be spending next week at beautiful Horizon High School for a baseball tournament. Need good food/good value places for both lunch & din...

Hunting / Foraging / Fishing / Adventurous Food in Iowa and Missouri

by bayapolis 9 years ago

I’m working for a documentary filmmaker who will be embarking on a six month “real food road trip” in May. After having filmed a year’s worth of weekly online episodes about socially responsible a...

help need advice on a weed/plant grandfather foraged in swamp/ creek

by sterlingfoodie 9 years ago

growing up my grandfather in massachusetts use too harvest a swamp weed as we called it at the same time of year as dandeloin greens but found in/ near water only. we called them swamp weed and mem...

Sunworks Farm - selling Fri & Sat at Forage

by maplesugar 9 years ago

Perhaps this was posted and I missed it - starting January 7th Sunworks will be selling their goods out of Forage's Green Room on Fridays and Saturdays. The green room the space toward the rear of ...

Wild mushroom foraging/picking in the Northern Bay Area?

by bayfoodie 9 years ago

I'm looking to do some wild mushroom picking this fall and am open to suggestions/ideas. I have no idea what I'm doing, so I'm willing to pay for a class or guided tour. Does anyone have any sugg...

Foraged olives in West LA?

by rnflame 9 years ago

I've come across a few fruiting olive trees in my neighborhood and on the UCLA campus of late, and got it into my head that it would be fun to pickle them. I've got more pickling recipes than I nee...

Foraging for Edible Foods (no mushrooms)

by Jambalaya 9 years ago

I'm interested in getting started doing this and am looking for recs on any guides or books that may be out there. To repeat from the title, because of the depth of knowledge required and risks I ...

San Diego: Foraging

by Angie V. 18 years ago

This is not a restaurant question; nevertheless it is a culinary challenge to which I think Chowhounds might respond. I have been reading an amazing book, Coming Home to Eat, by Gary Paul Nabhan. ...


by cysiam 9 years ago

I just started getting into foraging and I was wondering if anyone had any tips on good locales for finding persimmons or walnuts in the austin area?

Article about L.A. restaurant Forage on The Atlantic web site ...

by PaulF 9 years ago

http://bit.ly/aqI18B It's about how this restaurant not only uses produce from local farms, but also from backyard growers.

Fiddleheads, Morrells and Gooey Ducks? Foraging Advice for a Texan?

by lovetheroots 10 years ago

Am I too late this year? I'm a Texan and always so excited when it's time to visit! I come up every summer and have only experienced Fiddleheads once years ago in Dallas. Am I too late this ...

Foraging - Into the Woods

by kpaumer 12 years ago

Watching Jaime Oliver forage for wild mushrooms last week, reminded me of my grandmother who used to take me on her foraging expeditions. We would pick cherries, wild raspberries, and look for pok...

Foraging in San Francisco

by michaelnrdx 10 years ago

Are there any resources out there that will tell me where to look for specific edible fruits or herbs in San Francisco? I'd like to know the good spots for harvesting things. Also, does anyone know...