Did you know that from 2012 to 2014 the Museum Night in Latvia is dedicated to three Latvian treasures - the blue sea, the green forest and the red amber? The amber symbolizes the unity of the sea and the forest, that is for 2014 when Riga will be the Cultural Capital of Europe.
But for 2013 the Night of Museums is devoted to the Green Color of Forest – the symbol of rebirth and harmony. For this special occasion the CookingLatvia.com team has gathered the TOP 3 spring-time Forest Culinary Treasures:
Just before the leaves have come out you could have picked the vitamin and mineral rich buds – look for the birch trees, linden ,maple or aspen three. Or you can look for the blossom of the pine tree. The tea of pine blossom captures the essence of the forest, it is invaluable in the winter when you struggle the cold and cough. Check on our Herbal tea section.