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Black Walnuts

Black walnuts are another one of those local delicacies which have been largely ignored, or even avoided in the belief that they are inedible. But once I learned that they are indeed edible, and that there are lots of them growing in my own neighbourhood, I wanted some. 502 more words

Locavore

How to Shell Black Walnuts and the Story of THE BIG ONE

I’ve spent some very pleasant afternoons on the patio listening to the blue jays and cracking black walnuts this fall. This is a task that I have often put off until the dead of winter. 939 more words

Gardening And Foraging

In Season: Black Walnuts

It has been a year of bumper crops. All the trees and bushes have been producing tons of fruit. The nut trees are no exception. 410 more words

Gardening And Foraging

Black Walnuts: How to Gather, Clean and Store Them

This is a subject I had planned to write about last fall, when it was the season for Black Walnuts, but our son’s lung cancer took a downturn and I didn’t get to it. 450 more words

Black Walnuts

So around here when people talk about walnuts, they mean Black Walnuts.  Just as my husband’s uncle means Morels(!) when he talks about mushrooms.  826 more words

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