WNC Chefs Challenge 2013

Asheville Wine & Food Festival announces the 2013 WNC Chefs Challenge Fourth annual competition to name the Best Chef in Western North Carolina beginning February 12, 2013 at the new Chestnut restaurant in Asheville.   Asheville, NC – For the fourth year, the Asheville Wine & Food Festival will host the WNC Chefs Challenge. The competition brings together culinary leaders […]

Help Slow Food Asheville feed our community well!

Slow Food Asheville is giving back to its community this month by providing dinner for parents and families involved in the Our Circle Program at ABCCM (Asheville Bumcombe Community Christian Ministries). On Tuesday, December 11th, Slow Food Asheville Board members and volunteers will use fresh foods donated by Manna Food Bank and Mother Earth Produce […]

Asheville Wine Experience

The ASHEVILLE WINE EXPERIENCE launches on Sunday, December 2nd, with the first in a series of ultimate dining experiences, combining a wine expert with a top chef in a spectacular location to elevate your senses to the utmost. Susi Gott Séguret, of the Seasonal School of Culinary Arts and Bob Bowles of the Asheville Wine […]

Now Taking Board Member Applications for 2013!

Are you good at planning events? Enjoy coordinating volunteers? Good at social media? Or just have an interest in Slow Food Asheville?   Then we want you! The Slow Food Board has 3 open spots for the year of 2013 and they are going to go fast. If you are interested in Slow Food and […]

Carnival of NUTS – The Buncombe Fruit and Nut Club’s first fun(d)raiser!

“Truly an event nut to be missed!” Admission is FREE! When: Saturday November 10th, 5:30-9:00 PM Where: West End Bakery, Haywood St. West Asheville Have you noticed the sound of booms and bangs on the roof lately? Being selective about where you park your car? You are indeed under siege by the native nut trees […]

LEAP Farm Fundraiser for Slow Food Foothills

Slow Food Foothills Fundraiser at LEAP Farm will take place on October 28th from 2:00-6:30pm We are celebrating our first birthday by including farm tours and fundraising at this event, though it COSTS NOTHING TO ATTEND as it is a traditional monthly potluck gathering. The difference being, we expect 200 people! Many fundraising “add-ons” will […]

Presenting The Buncombe Fruit and Nut Club’s 1st Fundraiser

The Carnival of Nuts – “Truly an event nut to be missed!” Admission is FREE! When: Saturday November 10th, 5:30-9:00 PM Where: West End Bakery, Haywood St. West Asheville   Have you noticed the sound of booms and bangs on the roof lately? Being selective about where you park your car? You are indeed under siege […]

“The Big Tasty” contest presents food entrepreneurs a fast track to market

Got an idea for a new food product or service? Blue Ridge Food Ventures is looking for you. Whether it’s a newfangled flavor for a timeless classic or an inventive new concoction altogether, the next big food product is just waiting to be discovered. That’s the aim of “The Big Tasty,” a new contest organized […]

First Annual Oakley Farmers Market Harvest Fesitval

Bring your families to the First Annual Oakley Farmers Market Harvest Festival! Join us Thursday, Oct. 25 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Oakley Farmers Market, 607 Fairview Road in Asheville (behind Oakley United Methodist Church.) We’ll be cooking up a healthy and delicious supper by donation, using many of our vendors’ fresh harvests. All donations […]

Dinner by the River – A Terra Madre Fundraiser

Join us for dinner and drinks Friday, October 5, 2012 from 5 – till… We need to raise at least $2,000 to send Nan Kramer and Susannah Gebhart to Terra Madre – they were both chosen as delegates for the conference as well as the International Congress meeting for Slow Food International. So come support them and […]