This festival is hosted by Alyeska Resort and is a celebration of the fiddlehead fern
season and summer music in the mountains; the family-oriented, outdoor event features live music, local arts and crafts booths, beer and wine garden, cooking demos, 5K Fun Run, and children's activities.
And I must say it was worth the effort and the wait ndash pako (fiddlehead fern
) salad, baby lobsters, fried fish, rice and coffee, all for the princely sum of P300!
Double Scroll and Fiddlehead Fern
(Welcome Mural, alternate) This entryway design merges the flowing river currents of the Grapevine mural, with the double curve or double scroll design of the fiddlehead fern
, found throughout the beadwork of the Northeastern Woodland nations.
Meanwhile, Ed Kenney, who helped spur the restaurant scene's evolution toward local ingredients, works alongside executive chef Erik Leong to create a delicious ode to the "family feast" with whole snapper served with seaweed, roasted kakui nuts, fiddlehead fern
salad, and buttered breadfruit at Mahina & Sun's (mahinaandsuns.com).
Caption: Purslane, Dandelion, Fiddlehead Fern
Ninety recipes are adapted here for home cooks and while some require access to unusual ingredients to be found locally in the wild--such as Fiddlehead Fern
Salad or Smoked Trout and Dandelion Green Salad--most (such as Potato and Pinto Bean Enchiladas) can be easily duplicated simply with access to a good market.
For $25, patrons can sample such pairings as Baby Asparagus Tips with House-cured Ham, Maine Lobster and English Peas and Fiddlehead Fern
Salad paired with a trio of classic, aromatic white wines.
The mossy ground was spongy with box-spring roots and fiddlehead fern
. I plucked one and ambled along with my chew.
The only food eaten by all ill persons was fiddlehead ferns
. Fourteen persons had eaten ferns that had been sauteed for 2 minutes with mushrooms, onions, butter, salt, and pepper; three persons had consumed fiddlehead fern
This festival, hosted by Alyeska Resort, is a celebration of the fiddlehead fern
season and summer music in the mountains; the family-oriented, outdoor event features live music, local arts and crafts booths, a beer and wine garden, cooking demos, 5K Fun Run, and kids' activities.
She described the food served as 'clean and consistent' and listed the pako (fiddlehead fern
) salad and the Guinataan na Munggo (sweetened mung bean) as favorites.
The fiddlehead fern
is a perennial that appears in early spring during the months of April and May, lasting approximately three weeks.