Huckleberry Poem

One of our readers submitted the following poem, written by his mom,  Laurel Moss from Mendocino, California: Bounty “Huckleberries, hunkering under leaves Fumbling fingers combing branches Berries bouncing, ting-ing into tin bowls The air clear The aroma a bit musky Little movement or sound But of the crackling of branches underfoot The revelation in shadow of […]

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Top Huckleberry Articles from 2015

At the end of the year, I like to look at the stats of my blogs and find out the top articles for the year. So, if you are interested, here they are: Where to Buy Huckleberry Plants Originally written in 2009 and upated in 2014. Huckleberry Margaritas Recipe Five Margaritas from Top Arizona Restaurants […]

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Huckleberry Products for your Event?

During the fall and winter, Tastes of Idaho, our sister site, does a booming business in special orders for the event industry. Inquiries come from people holding a holiday event, organizing an workshop or meeting, sending customer gifts…. even planning family reunions… They want to get some huckleberry products, favors, gifts for welcome packets, or […]

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Huckleberries and Bumblebees

Did you know that bumblebees are the prime pollinators for huckleberries?  Not the honey bees! Huckleberries and bumblebees … I sure did not know that! According to a Outdoor blog posted on the Spokesman Review ….. Bumblebee may be huckleberry pickers’ best friend Sure, honeybees get the glory and we get their honey,but wild bees […]

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Huckleberry Bundt Cake with Meringue Frosting

I hope you had a wonderful huckleberry holiday season! Personally, we sent huckleberry products and gift baskets from our Tastes of Idaho site to over 27 states — and even one basket to Ireland!! By the way, we are currently running a After the Holiday sale on the site.  Check it out here to receive […]

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Huckleberry Crepes with Ricotta Cheese

One of my favorite huckleberry recipe book is Huckleberry Delights:  A Collection of Huckleberry Recipes by Karen Jean Matsko Hood. Karen has numerous recipes in her book, and here is one that I thought you would enjoy:  Huckleberry Crepes If you are interested in more of Karen’s huckleberry recipes, check out her 309 page book.  […]

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