Slow Food USA Blog

Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”

Going Green: California Winemakers Lead the Way

Feb. 6, 2016

Meet winemakers Lou Preston, Matt Norelli and Alex Davis and hear what they have to say about going green.

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Bread, Wine, Chocolate

Oct. 31, 2015

If, two years ago, you had asked me to describe where chocolate comes from, I wouldn’t have known. I might have said, with some certainty, that chocolate grows on trees.

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Meet Slow Wine Magazine

Jan. 26, 2015

Slow Wine is the official Slow Food magazine dedicated to discovering the world of Italian wine. Join Slow Wine for Italian wine showcases in Los Angeles (Jan. 27), San Francisco (Jan. 29) and New York City (Feb. 2 and 3).

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A Summer Tending to the Vines

Apr. 27, 2012

Looking for a more tangible connection to her food, Lizzy spent a summer Wwoofing in Sonoma County, CA and found a food system based on quality and community.

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