Dandelion Flowers in Batter 2

This is a really easy recipe to make a surprisingly tasty dish – dandelion flowers in batter.


  • 30 dandelion flowers, preferably picked in the sun
  • Wild marjoram, finely chopped
  • Ground ivy, finely chopped
  • 75g of flour
  • 1 tsp of bicarb
  • Salt
  • Oil for deep frying

How to make the dandelion flowers in batter

  • Blend the flour, milk, salt, herbs and baking powder to form a soft batter
  • Flatten the dandelion flowers slightly in your hand
  • Dip the flowers into the batter
  • Deep fry until golden

dandelion flowers in batter

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Lead Instructor at Jack Raven Bushcraft, teaching bushcraft, wilderness and survival skills to groups and individuals.

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    Wow , I loved my day with the Jack Raven Team!! The whole experience was unforgettable , my favorite parts were the food, which was fun to find and prepare and delicious to eat! And I even got to take home a spoon I made! I have re-booked to come back and I’m always recommending !!