Trail-side Dining | shamelesshousewife

It is the beginning of July in the Pacific North West and the eating is good.

Three species Oregon Grape are well endowed with powder blue berries at the moment. Bitter to taste they supposedly make a nice, tart jelly which I hope to explore making. Please note that while edible, Oregon Grapes contain Berberine, which is potentially toxic. Do not shy away from this bitter, just be aware.

Wild strawberries are definitely hidden gems of country roadsides. Their size makes them almost impossible to see at a distance but their foliage hints and the sw…

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