Wild asparagus hunting
Wild asparagus hunting – Let the nature guide you
When?: Early spring time: March & April
Where ? : South Peloponnese (Nafplio, Epidaurus, Mycenae, Hermione, Nemea, Kalamata)
Min number of participants: 2
Maximum :20 or more upon request
We grew up in country side and as locals we know our region very well. Unspoiled isolated places that we can find wild asparagus, they wait for us to discover them!Our grandmother taught us how to collect the wild asparagus and many other herbs and wild greens.We focus on the wild asparagus because they are the tastiest and very easy to find them if you learn their basic characteristics.
Our intention is first of all to show you the simplicity and beauty of Greek nature, then to inspire you to learn more about the free goods that our mother earth give us for free and finally to discover unknown tastes that you will never forget!
For example, fried wild asparagus, with extra virgin olive oil, combined with goat cheese and fresh eggs made on the spot in nature cooked with a real fire!
i Wild asparagus Quick Facts
Scientific Name:Asparagus acutifolius L
Origin : Mediterranean
Colors: Initially green to yellowish green, but they become red at maturity
Shapes: Small green round berries, of 5–6 millimeters (0.20–0.24 in) in diameter
Taste: Sweet, slightly Bitter taste
Calories : 40 Kcal./cup
Major nutrients : Vitamin E (55.33%) /Vitamin B9 (54.25%)/Vitamin C (25.22%)/Manganese (17.83%)/Total dietary Fiber (12.71%)
Health benefits :Skin Health, Induce Sleep, Lungs Health, Mental Happiness and Sexual Health
Your Grecopaths guide will show you how to recognize them, and then you are free to discover collect them around of a hundred olive trees and colorful spring flowers!
Then will follow a small contest who has collected the most of wild asparagus with a symbolic award and then our chef will wait you in the middle of nature with his pots and real fire to cook for you the wild asparagus that you just collected!
What are you waiting for?!An authentic experience that you will never forget is here for you!
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IncludedLocal, English speaking tour escortphotographs from the tour
Not IncludedLicensed tour guide