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    Hi, what is your favorite wild edible in or near new hampshire? how to cook and harvest? Thanks!


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    Venison! Fry it up after shooting it with a gun.!
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    Too many "favorites" to even know where to begin. NH is a great state for wild food though

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    Quote Originally Posted by pete lynch View Post
    Venison! Fry it up after shooting it with a gun.!
    I was going to say almost exactly this.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pete lynch View Post
    Venison! Fry it up after shooting it with a gun.!
    Its a stick and string thing for me! Shoot em!

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    Alex, as someone who lives out side the area you are asking about, I am curious what your favorites are?
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    Fiddleheads !! Gotta get em in May though.
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    Ugh, I'd go for crabapples or blueberries over fiddleheads. Too bitter.
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    You must not have the same fiddlehead ferns I grew up with.
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    Quote Originally Posted by canid View Post
    You must not have the same fiddlehead ferns I grew up with.
    I wasn't going to say anything, but yep, I don't get the bitterness.

    Are you sure you have the right fiddleheads Lowkey?

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    I'm guessing he mistakenly ingested the look-a-like to the fiddle head which is called bitterassplant.
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    Which is still better than plantyourasshere.

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