An abundant and easily recognisable edible wild plant providing several different sources of food and drink from April to September.
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This wild spiced cake is so delicious that I serve it on all of my foraging walks…
Nettle soup is a forager’s classic. Rich, delicious and deeply nutritious. This recipe is wonderfully simple, but I suggest some extra wild options that make it even better.
Its a mistake to think nettles are only delicious as a super-nutritious savoury food. You can be naughty with them too. I highly recommend making syrups and cordials with them, to make quenching soft drinks in summer, or as a sophisticated addition to cocktails.