Tincturing 101 @ The Minnesota herbal Festival in Belle Plaine Minnesota
Open to those of all abilities come spend this session learning all about the in’s and outs of tincture making. We will start with a little history and then progress to the how-tos and seasonality of tincture making. At the end finish with a mini herb walk where each participant will select an herb to go about making their own tincture to take home.
Wild Foraged Cocktails @ The Minnesota Herbal Festival in Belle Plaine Minnesota
We all need a little self-care so pull up your lawn chair and wind down the day with a sampling of some tasty beverages. Join Urban Nettle forager and herbalist Katharine as she guides you on your way toward rejuvenating yourself with some delicious wild foraged cocktails. Pickled dandelion buds for your martini and cattail shoots in your next Pimm’s Cup. Infused simple syrup using spruce tips or why not make a vinegar shrub from any of our plentifully available northern berries? Bring a glass for sampling, any alcohol you wish to add a little zip to our bases and take home a whole host of ideas and recipes for ensuring you give yourself a little TLC at the end of everyday. And don’t forget breakfast…Monarda Bloody Mary w/ Pickled Fiddleheads anyone?