Welcome To The Local Wild Food Challenge

A Culinary Adventure Competition

Create an entry featuring at least one wild ingredient.

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WHAT IS IT ALL ABOUT?

Local Wild Food Events Open to Everyone.

Home Cooks, Restaurants, Fishermen, Caterers, Hunter-Gatherers, Chefs, Kids. LWFCs are so easy to be a part of, as a competitor simply include AT LEAST one wild ingredient in an entry of your choice.

Hot, cold, liquid, frozen, raw, marinated, smoked, seared, preserved… ANYTHING! All entries are anonymous to our judging panel. NO PRESSURE.

A Celebration of Resources & Community.

Competitors & spectators, young & old, amateurs & pros, town & country, sponsors & volunteers. Everyone can enjoy SEEING and TASTING dishes created by locals in a CASUAL, FUN environment.  Amazing PRIZE PACKAGES up for grabs, donated by GENEROUS COMMUNITY FOCUSED businesses and individuals. GET OUT THERE and join our GROWING global local wild food challenge community.

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Italy 2016

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Mission

Encouraging people to get out into their local natural environments and source wild ingredients through hunting, fishing, foraging & gathering.

Spirit

Respecting adventurous culinary creativity of our past and future. Inspired by the beauty & bounty of  special parts of our world.

Why?

Create awareness of precious natural resources & environment. Get together, eat & drink, learn & have fun!

People & Place

For the People & By the People. Celebrating the resourceful talents of local people living in communities where wild food is available.

2015 Calendar of Events & Travel Destinations

Gathering more than 4000 competitors and enthusiasts who will organize, travel, compete
and explore wild food at 9 events in 5 countries

FOOD IS A UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE

verduno

VERDUNO
ITALY

Spring, 2016

LWFC Finland

TUUSULA
FINLAND

September 12, 2015

bozel

BOZEL
FRANCE

DATE COMING SOON

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WAIMARINO
New Zealand

February 2016

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GLENORCHY
New Zealand

February  2016

verduno

N.CANTERBURY
NEW ZEALAND

February  2016

eastbourne

EASTBOURNE
New Zealand

March  2016

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