Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Sep. 25, 2014
What will be the fate of traditional cheese? Will Roquefort be gone forever? What about cheeses aged on wood? What about raw milk cheese? To the dismay of cheese enthusiasts everywhere, questions continue to mount … but support is out there.
Sep. 25, 2014
After tracing the role of bees and humans in preserving honeys from the Ark of Taste, Kate learns first hand how bees create biodiveristy in urban agriculture. Will an urban produced honey be the next to join the Ark of Taste?
Sep. 23, 2014
Sam Fromartz’s book In Search of the Perfect Loaf: A Home Baker’s Odyssey was recently published by Viking and it’s already causing a stir. Fromartz, who is editor-in-chief of the Food & Environment Reporting Network, sat down to discuss the book with Slow Food USA.
Sep. 18, 2014
With the overlapping visions of restoring cultural and biological diversity to our foodways, the Ark of Taste has been, and remains, a natural project for Slow Food and Seed Savers Exchange to partner around.
Sep. 12, 2014
At Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre, small producers are joining Slow Food USA to celebrate ancient and unique varieties of maize and other crops, sharing with the world the biodiversity that has made their food traditions so diverse and so delicious.