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Nettle Preservation Society

Tall nettles cover up, as they have done
These many springs, the rusty harrow, the plough
Long worn out, and the roller made of stone: 406 more words


Nettle soup

The weather to us humans doesn’t seem that summery, but despite the gale-force wind and torrential rain, here seems enough sunshine for plants to be flourishing and all looks very healthy, and very green… including these nettles! 334 more words



Yesterday I made nettle soup. Young nettle tops, a potato, onion, clove of garlic, some stock. Boil then simmer till cooked and whizz in the blender. 70 more words

Natural Dyeing

cream of nettle and cleavers soup with fresh herbs

1 handful of cleavers (just the leaves)

2 handfuls of nettles tips

large knob of butter

1 small onion or 2 shallots

1-2 cloves garlic, finely chopped… 363 more words

Wild Edibles

Lemon Curd & Nettle Soup

After visiting Ballymalloe 2 weeks ago, I’ve finally perfected my Lemon Curd and Custard making. I have attempted them a number of times but regularly they would end up curdled or very runny. 259 more words

The Kitchen

Nettle Bisque and Herbal Tea

One of the very best foraging greens is the stinging nettle. If you consider yourself a foodie you have to try this ingredient. It has a very unique essence, and unique in a good way.  549 more words

3 Nettle recipes to tantalize your tongue

I can’t get enough nettle into my life. It is good for so many things: strengthening kidney function, mellowing-out over worked adrenals, it even brightens my skin and strengthens my hair! 735 more words