Slow Food USA Blog

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

Dairy Updates

Jan. 23, 2008

Milk can’t seem to stay out of the news these past few weeks. The big stories?

Starbucks, after recently agreeing to use only rbGH-free milk, has discontinued offering organic milk. Apparently...

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Milk, and seltzer, and knives, oh my!

Dec. 20, 2007

An article in the business section of the NY Times earlier this week, about the revival of home milk delivery, got us thinking about the lost art of door-to-door guys. Interesting to note that...

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ABCNews' take on the “Biennial Cheese Orgy”

Oct. 2, 2007

Here’s what ABC News travel correspondent Phoebe Natanson had to say about Cheese, Slow Food’s festival of fermentation held every odd-numbered year in Bra, Italy:
A cheese fiend since childhood,...

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Virginia is for Cheese Lovers

Aug. 24, 2007

Slow Food USA Board of Directors member Jeff Roberts has written the Bible of American Artisinal Cheese, and at Feast! in Charlottesville, Virginia it’s received a tasty welcome…

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