Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
A delicious way to use every part of the animal, venison pate is a winner! Especially when topped with highbush cranberry ketchup. A fancy wild foods version of meatloaf and ketchup.
Wild high bush cranberries and jalapenos are the perfect pairing for this sweet, spicy and beautiful ruby coloured jelly.
Whilst on one of my forays into the bush I stumbled on these beautiful Highbush Cranberries (Viburnum trilobum). Seizing my fortune I elected to make a Sauce to accompany my surplus of duck.