Turns Out You Can Eat Acorns

I was told from an early age that eating acorns would make me sick. That never made much sense to me, because all kinds of wildlife eat acorns, and it never makes them sick.

Well, it turns out you can eat acorns! You can even make acorn coffee if you choose. Outdoor Life‘s Tim MacWelch offers five ways to eat acorns without getting sick.


For those with a sweet tooth, follow your favorite peanut brittle recipe, and substitute… [continued]

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Jason Houser is an avid traditional bowhunter from Central Illinois who killed his first deer when he was nine years old. A full-time freelance writer since 2008, he has written for numerous national hunting magazines. Jason has hunted big game in 12 states with his bow, but his love will always be white-tailed deer and turkeys. He considers himself lucky to have a job he loves and a family who shares his passion for the outdoors. Jason writes full time and is on the pro staff of two archery companies; in his free time, he fishes and traps as much as possible.