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“edible plants”(14 reviews)
“wild edibles”(12 reviews)
“morels”(4 reviews)
We offer wild food foraging outings in the Asheville area year-round. Have dinner that night at one of six local restaurants featuring your very own “catch of the day.” Tours meet on site at a variety of locations, NOT at the address listed above.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Asheville, NC 28805-9292
+1 828-209-8599
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 12, 2015

On April 18, two knuckleheads from Wisconsin hopped into their freshly cleaned SUV (sans their 4 children) and road-tripped 13 hours to Asheville entirely on researched reputation and word of mouth from some folks we partially trust (but trust with our vacation??). Prior to our...More

2  Thank Andre P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 10, 2015

We'll start with the fact that we had to drive 30 miles to a woods that was becoming a construction site. Then with essentially no plant introduction we were sent to forage. I take it back, our introduction was the story about a group that...More

6  Thank Laura S
Alan M, Owner at No Taste Like Home, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2015

Hi Laura, I’m sorry you were so disappointed. Yours is the only review that we have under four stars because that day was not typical. Please allow me to explain. For each tour, we choose from a number of different locations. In order to keep...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

While we expected this to be fun and interesting....it was far better than we anticipated. Our guide, Becky, was a double PhD with a deep passion for the area and the tour. There were a dozen of us but Becky and her assistant were able...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great outing for our whole family. Informative, entertaining and delicious! We did lose cell service once we left the main road so be sure to download the map or directions ahead of time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide, Jillian, was incredibly knowledgeable and gave us the background of the different plants we foraged, including their uses beyond simply gathering food. Great experience!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Review of: Foraging Tour

I took a group of women here as part of a yoga retreat, and we had such a wonderful experience. Many of the women thought this was a highlight of the whole retreat. Dmitri was very knowledgeable. Would highly recommend!

Thank Chelsea C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guides were very friendly and knowledgeable, this is a great activity for foodies. I left the tour with the ability to turn a quarter of my backyard into a salad :D

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This experience was such a treat. It was an added bonus that our 15 month old daughter enjoyed it as well and was fully engaged. Our guide did an exceptional job engaging us all. We left feeling more knowledgeable about our land, the wild and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was an interesting and fun walk in the woods learning about a common to others but new to me way of gathering edibles from the nearby woods/ meadows

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Thank Kurt W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I discovered so many new mushrooms and plants. I felt like I was a kid again, surrounded by enchanted, abundant woodland. Our knowledgeable guides answered many questions and taught us so much. Will remember the day for years to come!

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Thank juliapple
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I learned a lot and had a blast. I would definitely recommend No Taste Like Home to both tourists and locals.

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Thank RSloan15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Within a very small area there were numerous and tasty plants, berries and nuts to eat. The tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and personable. Fun way to learn!

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April 27, 2016|
Response from Alan M |
$75/person, we send you directions and we meet on site but we can possibly arrange a ride if needed.