The Forager’s Guide to Wild Foods
319 color pages, 400 wild foods, plant localization maps for each plant (400 maps), paperback, great print quality, superior plant identification guidelines, recipes for each plant, full page photos of the plants, at least 3 pictures for each plant, medicinal uses.
The Forager’s Guide to Wild Foods is probably the…
Why read it?
1 author picked The Forager’s Guide to Wild Foods as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?
Foraging is my favorite survival skill. Discovering food in the wild provides the perfect dopamine rush, and it’s exactly what we evolved to do as humans.
Nicole’s comprehensive guide covers so many edible plants and also gives fun, inventive recipes, so that even if it’s not the apocalypse, you might want to experiment with things like pickled magnolia leaves or elderberry pancakes.
When I find wild plants I intend to eat, I always like to double check with another field guide or the online citizen science database iNaturalist to make sure I did the ID correctly – nobody wants to…
Our community of 9,000+ authors has personally recommended 19 books like The Forager’s Guide to Wild Foods.