The Wild Kitchen

  Saturday 11th April: Woodland & Seashore

Wild garlic, spring flowers and nutritious seaweeds; how do they taste & where are they found? After foraging in different picturesque locations we enjoy a gourmet four-course feast in a retro village hall with a salty sea breeze. The wild food menu will be carefully explained plus ways of preserving our foraged food to eat throughout the year.

Sunday May 3rd: Meadow & Coast

Explore the beach for edible seaweeds to take home.  Find fragrant flowers & sweet blossoms in ancient meadows.

Enjoy a sublime Gourmet feast made from wild food. Secret location to be determined.

Sunday 31st May: Asparagus Adventure

Sea swimming & foraging: A wild asparagus gastronomic picnic with a dip the ocean.

Saturday 27th June: Edible Seashore

How to gather and cook seaweeds and wild beach plants as well as flora from the iconic White Cliffs of Dover.

Gourmet Wild food picnic & cook up in our stylish beach hut.

Saturday July 11th & Saturday 15th August: Smugglers & Samphire

Stunning wilderness location with smuggler’s tunnels.

Forage samphire, edible flowers & coastal plants. Fill your baskets then relax in the sun for

an enormous wild food gourmet picnic on the beach.

Sunday 6th September: (Vegan Special) Edible seashore

Gourmet wild food vegan menu in our stylish beach hut.

Gather cliff herbs & coastal plants. Search the seashore for delicious, nutritious seaweeds.


Saturday 12th September: Shellfish Special

Seabed foraging with a gourmet wild food feast: mussels, limpets, algae and oysters.

We believe, the 21st Century means more subaqua cuisine. Let us show you what is available.

Saturday 10th October: Berry Bonanza

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How to book and what to expect

Foraging with Gourmet Feast days are from 5-6 hours in Deal, East Kent. You will be foraging for edible wild plants & exploring diverse landscapes. Included is a gourmet feast. New ingredients and flavours are carefully explained by Lucia  Stuart who has spent 27 years as a cook, specialising in wild plants.For an informal chat please call:          Lucia on 07810 317 866 or 01304 369799

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