Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Foraging for wintergreen

Wintergreen, Gaultheria procumbens, is tiny evergreen shrub commonly
found in oak/pine forests. The berries have a lovely minty flavor, and
the leaves, when crushed, have a delightful wintergreen scent. Learn
more about the plant and how to make an alcohol extract with it here:
And while you're there, feel free to forage around my blog to see what
else is new. Happy Thanksgiving!

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