Slow Food USA Blog

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

Roasted quail with a side of autumn

Oct. 11, 2007

by Slow Food USA intern Samantha Taylor
As the weather (at last!) turns cool and the isle Manhattan forms a thick layer of sepia crunch beneath the feet of foodies eager to shift their palates to...

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King Corn

Oct. 9, 2007

There’s a new, worthy addition to the social action documentary genre, Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis' “King Corn.” This is no fist-waving, rage-filled exposé; it quietly investigates what Michael...

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Local Slow Food Blogs

Oct. 8, 2007

As my attention is drawn to them, I’ll make sure to post links to local convivium Slow Food blogs here. The latest I’ve come across is for Southeast Michigan (that’s the Detroit/Ann Arbor area,...

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Deconstructing Dinner

Oct. 4, 2007

“Deconstructing Dinner” is a Canadian radio show that metaphorically roots through your trash and examines your meal scraps.
As they explain:
"[Our present] lifestyle of convenience leaves very...

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Market Musings

Oct. 3, 2007

Close your eyes a moment. Imagine the open road on a long drive before sunset, sleepy eyed, towing a back breaking, albeit glorious load of just-picked produce, only to find that a neighboring...

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