Slow Food USA Blog

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

Dear McDonald’s: Happy Birthday!

Apr. 15, 2011

Today is the 56th birthday of the opening of McDonald’s first franchise store.

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Mission Street Food, restaurant, cookbook, friend of Slow Food

Apr. 4, 2011

Proceeds from McSweeney’s quirky first cookbook will benefit Slow Food USA.

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Watch Slow Food USA President Josh Viertel on TedX

Feb. 12, 2011

Watch the live steam of the TedX Manhattan event, where over 20 high-profile speakers, including Slow Food USA’s President Josh Viertel, are discussing how we can improve food and farming for everyone.

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DIG IN - Share your story!

Sep. 25, 2010

On September 25, thousands of people participated in “Dig In,” a national day of action to connect to our food and farmers. Where did you dig in?

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Are you ready to Dig In?

Sep. 24, 2010

Tomorrow, thousands of Slow Food members across the country are digging into gardens, farms, and community events – and then breaking bread to celebrate!

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