Slow Food USA Blog

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

Worms eat my garbage

Nov. 5, 2009

by intern Jorge Cubas

MAKE is a quarterly DIY magazine for geek hobbyists and everyday item-hackers who gladly void their warranties to unlock the hidden potential behind their Robosapiens and...

read more... Tags: Farms and Farming, Take Action, Uncategorized


Oct. 29, 2009

by intern Becca Stanger

If you had asked me a few weeks ago, I would have told you that a knish was a new kind of Nerf gun.  Apparently, I was utterly ignorant when it came to authentic Jewish...

read more... Tags: Event, Uncategorized

Granny’s Recipe

Oct. 28, 2009

Our Slow Food friends in Paris-Bastille chapter are after your grand-mère.  Err...rather, they are after your grandma’s recipes.  Their new family treasures project will be an online collection...

read more... Tags: Event, Take Action, Uncategorized

Amazing Tongue Tricks

Oct. 27, 2009

I never thought I would find myself drinking white vinegar on a Saturday night, but this past weekend, I was doing exactly that.

In my constant quest to expand my palate, last Saturday some...

read more... Tags: Uncategorized

Know Your Farms and Pop-up Markets

Oct. 21, 2009

by intern Grace Mitchell

A few years ago in Davidson, North Carolina, Christy Shi wanted to transform her diet into one comprised of local foods. She started driving to area farms and meeting...

read more... Tags: Event, Farms and Farming, Uncategorized