Angelica

Angelica

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Honey from a Weed

By Patience Gray

Published 1986

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Method

Both these angelicas grow wild near abandoned ruins and damp places. In February the Salentines go feverishly in search of them. This is the moment when the incipient flower-heads are still enclosed in their sheaths right up against the greenish-purple stem. You cut these sheaths with a knife.