Foraging Walks at the Cider Festival, Bodiam
Discover the wild harvest! An introduction to the edible wild fruits, herbs and spices of autumn during a short circular walk around Quarry Farm. Leaving The Hub for an hour and a half's walk, followed by a taster plate of wild food treats and warming elderberry mulled cider (or mulled apple juice), served seated back outside The Hub.
Sarah Watson, experienced foraging tutor of Wild Feast, will show you a wealth of wild edibles, share her ideas on ways to use them in food recipes and booze infusions, and explain how to forage safely.
Times: 2 walks to choose from,
11am to 12.30pm, or
2pm to 3.30pm.
After each walk there will be tasters served back outside The Hub.
Meeting point: Outside The Hub at Quarry Farm, Bodiam.
Children: Children are very welcome, although foraging walks may not be suitable for all children, especially those around 8 years old or less - it depends on the child and their interests. The walk will be slow-paced with a lot of talking. A child price ticket is for under 16's.
Accessibility: The route around the farm is not especially suitable for wheelchairs, prams and pushchairs.
Availability: A maximum of 20 places per walk. Subject to availability, there will be some tickets to purchase on the day.
Cancellation: Tickets are generally non-refundable, but you can pass your ticket(s) to someone else if you can't attend.
What to bring and wear: Weather-appropriate clothes and footwear and a bottle of drinking water is a good idea. You may want to bring a notebook and pen.
Dietary requirements: Please notify me of allergies or dietary requirements on firstname.lastname@example.org at least 48 hours before the start of the event on Saturday morning. Tasters may contain gluten or dairy unless alternatives are requested in time, although we will do our best to meet the needs of later bookings where possible.
Ticket transfer: If you can't attend and want to pass your ticket to someone else, they just need to tell me the name of the original ticket holder at the start of the event.
Questions: Email email@example.com in advance of the event.