Appalachian Thursday – Ramps!

It’s ramp season in Appalachia. Back in WV, April has long been the month for ramp suppers usually featuring a “mess” of the pungent onion/garlic/leeks alongside beans, cornbread, ham, and potatoes. Dessert can be assumed. We didn’t much go to ramp suppers. LOTS of people didn’t go. Because, well, lots of people don’t much likeContinue reading “Appalachian Thursday – Ramps!”

Appalachian Thursday–Ramps!

It’s April in Appalachia. That means it’s time to go dig some ramps. I know where there’s a patch up in the national forest near our house. Okay, so maybe it’s on a neighbor’s property right on the edge of the national forest. Technically off-limits. So, a few years ago, I borrowed two. Dug themContinue reading “Appalachian Thursday–Ramps!”