Foraging the Boreal

(facts about boreal forest)

 
young stinging nettles in spring

young stinging nettles in spring

ripe chokecherries in fall

ripe chokecherries in fall

Seasonal

Understanding what it means to eat seasonally is what foraging is all about. 

roasted and dried dandelion root after spring harvest

roasted and dried dandelion root after spring harvest

spring cattail shoots make a great pickle

spring cattail shoots make a great pickle

dehydrated rosehips after fall harvest

dehydrated rosehips after fall harvest

Preserve the Harvest

Seasonal eating in Alberta extends the bounty by preserving ingredients.