Wild Food Foraging Course
We'll meet at the beach and start the day with a coffee or tea and a brief chat about what we'll be doing.
Next, we'll have a walk along Chesil Beach, Mat will show you how to identify edible plants with confidence. We might find shells, sharks purse, a variety of edible seaweeds and seashore plants before a loo stop and heading off (in own cars).
We'll also explore the hedgerow and fields, finding a variety of wild plants & herbs and talk about how we can cook and use this wonderful bounty and we'll have a snack of some pastries.
Your course will end with a delicious, simple lunch, prepared by the team at the Restaurant, inspired by beautiful seasonal produce.
We are happy to cater for vegan, gluten free and most other dietary requirements, please let us know when you book.
We do also offer this course with a Gin tasting and talk at the end of the course where you will be given a sample of Bramble Gin to take away, details are here.
To check availability, please visit the bookings website via the link above.
When booking you will need your voucher number.
To contact us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Purchasing course vouchers:
Available from Bramble Restaurant for £145
Our courses run from March to October each year.
Cogden beach carpark, DT6 4RL
1 Abbey Road, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3LE
TIME & DURATION
From 10.00am to 4.00pm - ish (6 hours duration approx.)
In this time of rule changes with Covid we can never guarantee any course will go ahead, always book any accomodation with flexible terms etc to ensure you are not left out of pocket!
We are as understanding as possible and will always try to work with you to get you on another course should something happen.
We do not provide refunds beyond a 14 day cooling off period but will endeavour to be as flexible as we can to ensure you get on a course.
Vouchers purchased via a 3rd party may have different cancellation/refund terms, you will need to contact them if this is the case.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Covid-19 update - we will not be recommending car sharing this year and cannot provide transport, so own cars only please.
Please wear sturdy shoes or wellies.
This course is only really suitable for children of 12yrs of age and upwards. Under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult.
Each excursion is dependent on what's in season, what wild foods are available and, of course, the weather ... the course will take place whatever the weather.
There may be some slippery paths and mud and we cover about 3 miles of walking during the day so please consider this if you are in doubt about your ability.
We will not have ready access to public toilets for several hours (but there are trees to go behind)
The drive to locations will be no more than 30 miles over the course of the day.
Gidday Ltd accepts no liability for:
It is rare for us to have to make changes to our course but we will give you as much notice as possible should it become necessary to move a date or location. We recommend you have travel insurance to cover any costs as we do not accept liability for any travel costs as a result of changes.
This is a guide to the activities that will make up your course. This is by no means set in stone and will depend on the season, the weather and the group’s interest
We are a licensed venue and have a selection of the finest wines available to purchase.