|Much rain was predicted this year.|
90% chance of 10-20 mm.
|And it started raining just as the first buses arrived!|
But it was only a shower, and didn't last that long.
|The ladies were mostly kitted out in dress wellies anyway|
5 Spice Pork with Crispy Salad
|Foragers are an intrepid lot and don't let a little shower|
dampen their enthusiasm.
|The day was atmospheric and glorious.|
|It's always wonderful walking between the vines|
|With so many delicious pit stops along the way.|
Chicken Rillette with Orchard Fruit Compote
|Stepping Stone's Minnestrone|
with Trunkey Creek Spec
|The Forage ahead.|
|Crowds of enthusiastic Foragers build with every bus arrival.|
|I certainly did.|
Wild Mushroom Pie
warming and perfect for the day
|Sadly I wasn't drinking but did have the|
|Bite Riot Cherry Juice is good!|
|Beautiful new vistas with every step.|
Beef Shin Braised in Coconut Cream
Hand Pressed Shiraz Sorbet
|The rain had held off for long enough|
and was soon bucketing down.
Most people had had enough wine that they didn't
|But now I long for a Gustav Klimt brolly too...|
|It was a wet end to a great day.|
|But Kate Brack's|
Chocolate and Red Wine Cake
with Roasted Pear and Cinnamon Cream
I didn't care that it was raining.
|Second Mouse cheese to finish|
And then a wet and soggy dash to the bus home. I can't wait to see what Forage 2016 will bring.
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