Slow Food USA Blog

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

TEDxManhattan, Part 1

Mar. 20, 2015

Our guide to TED's annual food conference.

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Noah: Ark of Taste

Dec. 8, 2014

Through brilliant analogies between Sacred texts’ episodes and the current food system, one of the US delegates at Terra Madre pictures the Ark of Taste as the 21st century Noah’s Ark.

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Strawberry Beaver Dam Chicken Wings

Dec. 3, 2014

This week’s Nose-to-Tailgate recipe features the Beaver Dam Pepper from Slow Food’s Ark of Taste. The complex flavor of responsibly raised chicken really shines when matched with the earthy heat of the pepper and the sweet-sour kick of strawberry rhubarb preserves.

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Flap Meat Tacos

Nov. 19, 2014

In this third installment of our Nose-to-Tailgate recipe series a slow marinade and proper slicing bring out the full flavor of this economical cut of beef.

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An American (Mixologist) in Italy

Nov. 14, 2014

What led mixologist Devin Kidner to Terra Madre, along with many other incredible mixologists from around the globe, was a traditional tipple created in the United States of America: Cocktails.

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