October 19th 11 am — 4:00 pm
Join renown chef, author and mycologist Bill Jones as he leads you on a unique wild food experience. Forage food display, show and tell, guided forage and a delicious meal to top it all off.
The course is a fun day exploring the wild foods of the Cowichan Valley. We start with an informative talk in our farm classroom and then head out on to the Trans-Canada Trail which runs by the farm. After a nice walk through beautiful and productive farmlands and forest we will turn to the farm for a unique and unforgettable sampling of local food.
We’ll make our meal from local seasonal products and a heap of wild mushrooms. Dishes will include:
Wild mushrooms on grilled ciabatta bread
Porcini Lasagna with kale and roasted garlic
Mushroom and Pear caramelized upside down cake
$135/person (plus Tax) (total with GST = $141.75/person or $283.50/couple)