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Foraging Fun

What do you know about putting nature to good use? 20 Questions.

 
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1

A penny bun is a delicious edible

  • Wild berry
  • Mushroom
  • Wild flower

2

Match the wild ingredient with the food stuff made from it

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Left

  • Dandelion
  • Blackberry
  • Sloe
  • Truffle

Right

  • Jam
  • Oil
  • Wine
  • Gin

3

Wild samphire is usually boiled and served with

  • Chicken
  • Beef
  • Fish

4

Rosehips are made into syrup packed full of

  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin B

5

Black truffles, weight for weight more valuable than gold, are usually found with the aid of

  • A chicken
  • A dog
  • A pig

6

Which part of the pignut plant is edible?

  • Root
  • Flower
  • Leaves

7

Rose petals are often used to flavour which sweet treat

  • Marshmallow
  • Marzipan
  • Turkish Delight

8

Arrange the following in the order in which you would gather it throughout the year, from earliest to latest

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  • Mistletoe
  • Blackberries
  • Samphire
  • Wild Garlic

9

Razors can be foraged from British beaches to eat, but what are they?

  • Clams
  • Crabs
  • Shrimp

10

Match the following wild foods with you'd do to them to make them edible

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Left

  • Sweet Chestnut
  • Dandelion Leaves
  • Samphire
  • Elderflower

Right

  • Ferment
  • Raw
  • Pickle
  • Roast

11

What would you do with Fly Agaric?

  • Avoid it. It's a poisonous mushroom.
  • Smear it on the skin to repel flies.
  • Make it into jam.

12

What wild food goes well with Dandelion to make a sweet drink?

  • Blackberry
  • Burdock
  • Blueberry

13

The Bilberry is the wild cousin of which commercially grown fruit?

  • Cranberry
  • Blueberry
  • Raspberry

14

Dulse can be eaten raw, dried or cooked, but what is it?

  • A herb
  • A root
  • A seaweed

15

Where are you most likely to find a Limpet?

  • In a seed pod
  • In a burrow
  • On a rock

16

What type of edible critter is a Red Signal?

  • Crayfish
  • Bird
  • Fish

17

Match the following with the type of wild food they are

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Left

  • Morel
  • Sloe
  • Laver
  • Whelk

Right

  • Mushroom
  • Shellfish
  • Berry
  • Seaweed

18

Which wild flower is used in confectionary?

  • Violet
  • Daisy
  • Cowslip

19

If cooking fish, you'd want to forage which herb to accompany the dish?

  • Thyme
  • Sage
  • Dill

20

Which of the following is wonderful when made into pasta?

  • Walnut
  • Acorn
  • Almond

 

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