As with everything we forage, these fresh stinging nettle tops are foraged from our 100% chemical-free, Organic Ecofarm property.Fresh young tops. Foraged daily and shipped same day Monday-Thursday only. Shipped with ice pack and insulated Box liner to ensure your fresh product arrives as fresh as possible.
The young leaves can be consumed raw or cooked. Stinging nettles are highly nutritious, containing vitamins A,C,K several B vitamins and minerals. They can be dried for use throughout the year, try adding to stews and soups.
Nettle Pesto: Black 3 cups of nettles. Add 1 garlic clove, 3 cups of parsley or other wild green, 1/3 cup of pine nuts, 1/2 cup parmesan cheese. Season and blend while drizzling 1/3 cup olive oil.
I practice ethical wildcrafting and forage primarily on our chemical-free, organic ecofarm property. I am also a formally trained clinical herbalist. I have been foraging for many years and am certified and authorized by the State Health Department and Department of Agriculture to sell foraged mushrooms. We offer many mushrooms throughout the year including Morels, Chanterelles, Chaga, Black Trumpets, Turkey Tail, Lobster, Reishi, King Boletes, Lions Mane, Blewits, Milkies, Puffballs, Oysters, Chicken of the Woods and Honeys. We forage many kinds of wild Pennsylvania and New York Mushrooms and offer dried, fresh, tinctures, powders, teas, handmade mushroom inspired jewelry and gifts for the mycologist and mushroom lover in your life. We also forage many kinds of wild nuts including hickory and walnut. I am able to wildcraft many wild edible plants throughout the year including ramps and leeks, elderberry, medicinal plants and more. If there is something specific you are looking for, let me know.