• Urban Foraging Tours in Tel Aviv

    One year ago - By Tablet Magazine

    “It's good to eat unwashed foraged plants, if the area is clean enough,” Heela Harel told participants-including me-during an urban-foraging tour she led on the southern outskirts of Tel Aviv one sunny Friday in March. “They're a great source of Vitamin B12 due to all the micro-organisms on them.”
    This made me feel a bit better about ingesting various little bugs that lived on the flowers I'd been snacking on during the tour. Those bright pink flowers of the Lablab bean were undoubtedly the most surprising snack-it was strange to eat such pretty flowers, and they tasted unexpectedly...
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