Slow Food USA Blog
Reflections, insights and news about the food movement and “going Slow”
Your Bucket List
Feb. 22, 2008
This list in The Chicago Tribune of “Food Movies that Deserve an Oscar,” from 2007, got us thinking. With the exception of “Ratatouille,” by the way, they’re not really food movies, per se. ...
Feb. 21, 2008
Based on all the emails we got, Slow Food friends from around the country were captivated by the NY Times article about “slow design” a few weeks ago. It was such a hit that the San Francisco...
Notes from our department of incredulity
Feb. 20, 2008
"Only in America," points out Slow Food USA staffer Cecily, "is the choice between rent and food turned into an advertising gimmick."
And a question: is just one person meant to eat the...
Weighing in on NAIS
Feb. 18, 2008
Slow Food Chicago member Anne Marie Klaske of NA-DA FARM (near DeKalb, IL) wrote to us about her family’s unexpected encounter with the NAIS system.
An interesting reverberation and consequence...
Your Ice cream Fix is in Jeopardy
Feb. 17, 2008
As I and many others have pointed out, the loss of as much as 70-80% of the US honeybee population to Colony Collapse Disorder is a far greater concern than missing that spot of honey in your...