Slow Food is an idea, a way of living and a way of eating. It is a global, grassroots movement with thousands of members around the world that links the pleasure of food with a commitment to community and the environment….food that is good for its eaters, for the planet, and for the people that grow it.  Learn more.

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Carolina Ground’s Pig Roast Fundraising Dinner At All Souls Pizza

A fundraising pig roast dinner will be held Saturday, April 12th at All Souls Pizza, 175 Clingman Avenue, Asheville, NC at 6:30PM. Funds raised will go to Carolina Ground and their efforts to expand grain seed varieties for the Southeast.The pig that is to be roasted had a fine life, raised on the wheat mids– [...]

Appalachian Food Storybank (AFS) invites you to attend an Oral History Training

Appalachian Food Storybank (AFS) invites you to attend an Oral History Training on Sunday, March 30th, 1pm-5pm at the NC Department of Cultural Resources facility, 176 Riceville Road in Asheville. The Oral History Training is open to the public and is geared toward anyone interested in oral history and the art of interviewing. Attendees will [...]

Pruning Party at the Edible Park

Downtown Asheville – Saturday, February 1st, 10am – 2pm The Buncombe Fruit and Nut Club invites you to join in a FUN and FREE event at Washington Carver Edible Park .There will be some hot food, you can learn how to prune trees and shrubs with pruning demonstrations, and identify edible species. A kids’ station [...]

Interested in being a part of Slow Food Asheville?

Are you passionate about local and sustainable food? about teaching our kids how to cook for themselves? about preserving our Appalachian traditions regarding food? Well lucky for you we are accepting new board applications for the Slow Food Asheville Board of Directors! You can go to the link HERE on our website to fill out [...]

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PIES! PIES! PIES! Come get your Pies for the holidays!

FEAST and Asheville Middle School are holding their annual Pie Fundraiser again this year. You can buy freshly baked pies made with local ingredients handmade by Asheville Middle School FEAST Students. Pre-order your fresh baked apple or pumpkin pie today!  All proceeds from pie sales directly fund FEAST classes at Asheville Middle School. Pies are [...]

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