RAMP UP PENINSULA is a festival honoring the ramp, the wild leek,t he ramson, Allium tricoccum also known as “little stinkers” by some folks in the Cuyahoga Valley.
The ramp is a wild herb found throughout northeastern United States and celebrated in Appalachia for decades. Ramps flourish in leafy mulch in hardwood forests. Their leaves appear briefly in spring providing much needed minerals and vitamins to foragers and appreciators alike. Their strong garlic and onion flavor is rich, earthy, lingering and not like anything else.
Of course there will be a wide variety of vendors as well…
- Ramps for Sale
- Food Vendors
- Market Vendors
- Music on two stages all day
- Guided plant identification Walks
- Picnic tables
- Beer, Wine and bloody Stinking’ Marys
- Information Booths
- Food with Ramps
- Ramps, Ramps and more Ramps!
- and of course the Midwest Native Skills Booth!
While your in the area take a tour of Historic Peninsula, Ohio
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