The description under "huckleberries" was basically the same as for blueberries.
This, and the various other spellings of the name, attempted to reproduce the Indian name of the village here, which Kelton thinks was pronounced Minewagi and meant "there is a good point" or "there is a point where huckleberries grow," in allusion to the fertile soil.
However, I was released the next day, obtained my mended shoe, and returned to the woods in season to get my dinner of huckleberries on Fair Haven Hill.
If you would know the flavor of huckleberries, ask the cowboy or the partridge.
It is a vulgar error to suppose that you have tasted huckleberries who never plucked them.