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?
Take your precious ramp greens and make a lovely preserved lemon compound butter, and pickle the bulbs - double bang for your buck.
Foraging for ramps in New Jersey and four great methods for preserving your stash: Pickled ramps, ramp pesto, ramp compound butter, and blanching and freezing ramps.
A little bit about digging ramps and some simple methods to preserve, store and cook them.