Forage & Friends < Let's GoDo - Let's GoDo

Forage & Friends

from £90
Hosted by Tom
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Experience Category

  • Food & Drink

About the experience

Experience Duration : 4 hrs
Experience Summary:

Forage with an experty in Hackney and learn how to make delicious ingrediants for drinks/food followed by a six course tasting menu in the countries most sustainable/zero waste award winning restaurant. Doing good never tasted so damn delicious.

Detailed description:

You will spend the afternoon foraging with an expert in Hackney, where you can find anything from the expected wild garlic, mushroom and berries to the more surprising kiwi and wild plums and much more. Your forager has spent years running and creating in some of the best cocktail bars in the country and so will include tips and guides on using these to make syrups & detailed explanation on sustainable practises you can achieve at home like fermentation, pickling, fat washing and citrus blends to turn waste into delicious possibilities. Feel free to ask away in this exciting and ever changing experience, where no adventure is ever the same as the last.
After you've collected some ingrediants, you will then be taken to the world renowned Silo restaurant in Hackney Wick where a 6 course tasting menu of the finest local ingrediants will ignite your taste buds and fire your imagination for your own creations.
Being sustainable and helping the world issue of waste has never been more fun or felt so good!

About the host

I've worked in some of the best cocktail bars for years all over the UK, so being able to translate what we find to understandable and practical use is something i've done with customers and staff for years. I live in East London so know the history well and so can add histroy and societal depth to the experience.

Places we'll visit

Hackney Marshes, River Lee Navigation, Silo Restaurant

Additional information


What the Host requires you to bring
  • Good walking boots for wet/muddy/wild


  • Who can come Adults
  • Activity level just enough
  • Skill level beginner


Primary Language : English

Private groups

Does the Host accept Private Group : yes
Private groups minimum size : 4
Private groups maximum size : 8

Alternate Dates

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Meet Up Location : White Post Ln, London E9 5EN, UK, (E9 5EN),

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