Cardiff, Wales Spring Foraging Courses
AVAILABILITY & BOOKING
|Friday 5th Apr 2019||Spaces: 12||11:00am to 14:30pm (Approx End)||Click here for details and to book|
|Saturday 20th Apr 2019||Spaces: 10||12:00pm to 15:30pm (Approx End)||Click here for details and to book|
|Sunday 2nd Jun 2019||Spaces: 11||12:00pm to 15:30pm (Approx End)||Click here for details and to book|
ABOUT THE COURSE
Due to its mixed habitat, this beautiful city centre park is surprisingly plentiful in wild plant, flower and mushroom species throughout the year.
We will meet at the Castle Street entrance to the park, outside the Pettigrew tearooms. The course starts there with a short introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes, where they relate to foragers. Tea or coffee is available from the cafe.
Then we’ll set off on a roughly 2.5 hour walk around the park and along the River Taff, teaching you how to identify the different Spring shoots, plants, flowers and hopefully mushrooms that we find.
There will be a break along the way for some homemade refreshments such as our lovely hogweed and wild garlic soup.
After the walk we will end the day with a tasty wild food lunch based on what we have found. This will include some treats made from our recent finds, a wild salad that we will pick on the day and possibly even some wild garlic pesto.
After the course we will email you a list of everything we talk about on the day; to help you remember what you have learnt.
For a detailed review of our Cardiff courses you can read Hungry City Hippy’s review here.
WHERE TO MEET
The Castle Street entrance to the park, outside the Pettigrew tearooms.