Apr 20, 2015
Learn about about wild weed pesto, dandelion mead, fried dandelion flowers, and the wisdom of eating from uncultivated landscapes.
Earth Flavor 15:
“As I look up from the mailbox, my gaze catches on the bright yellow splotches dotting the front lawn. A deep recognition flashes through me and I stop. I know this plant. And I can eat it.”
“…pioneers came to North America with dandelion seeds in their pockets, knowing the plant could help provide the health and sustenance they would need to survive in unknown territory”
“…foraging embodies an empowering philosophy of engagement that stands in stark contrast to the shackling consumerist attitude of never having enough.”
This story was also published in Mountain Xpress
Mar 28, 2015
“Seed equals food,” says Carol Koury, founder and owner of Asheville open-pollinated seed company Sow True Seed. And greasy beans are a true Appalachian specialty.
Earth Flavor 14. Also in Mountain Xpress as “ Cool Beans.”
Jan 21, 2015
Read Earth Flavors’ latest, on stone milled flour from Carolina Ground, in
Mountain Xpress, or at earthflavors.net.
Dec 27, 2014
The Asheville mill Carolina Ground is reaching back to the simplicity of stone milling to take flour to the next level of taste, health, and community responsibility. Earth Flavor 13.
Dec 21, 2014
personal essay related to family dynamics and the challenge of communication loss due to ALS featured in the latest issue of Schwa Fire.
Dec 14, 2014
See also, Earth Flavors profile 11.
Nov 24, 2014
Learning about natural fermentation, brick ovens, local whole wheat flour, and the art of a dark, flavorful crust at Flat Rock Village Bakery. Earth Flavor 12.
Nov 1, 2014
eleventh Earth Flavors profile features sweet potatoes from the “Peace” garden at the Pisgah View Apartments in Asheville, NC — part of the project Gardens United, which seeks to empower residents of low-income communities through gardening.
Carl Johnson with freshly dug Beauregard potatoes
Oct 16, 2014
Organic Cortland apples for sale at Hickory Nut Gap Farm
Earth Flavors profile features Jamie Ager of Hickory Nut Gap Farm in Fairview, NC, talking about his initiative to grow apples organically.
Sep 2, 2014
Earth Flavors profile visits Addison Farms Vineyard in Leicester, N.C. Owner Jeff Frisbee: “Our intent…is to show what North Carolina Fruit is.”