There are many things to be said about spruce. But few words are suitable for describing its greatness. So here's where I want to invite you to go out and meet up with a spruce tree. A spruce is a sensuous adventure for anyone who is pepared to open his/her senses.
Take a close look at these branches. Do you see the parts that are lighter green? Filled with aroma and vitamin C. They make a lovely infusion. But beware: this is the new growth for this year. So spread your harvesting area; you don't want to exhaust the tree.
You can also see a green baby spruce cone. If you thought only squirrels and birds like spuce cones, think again. These make a great combination with the needles. Definitely worth a try as well.
And then, take a look at this:
Want more? In a few days we'll share our special spruce recipe!