By the time the ink is drying on this paper, the fiddlehead season will likely be entering its twilight. Much like the life of a fern itself, the season is fleeting. A quick trip to your local market can offer the chance to experience this unique sign of spring before these ferns sprawl out and the stores sell out.
On the Web
Fiddle Fest: a Celebration of Spring Foodwith Slow Food Portland: www.slowfoodportland.org
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