Feasting for FEAST at The Grove Arcade September 12, 2013

The 3rd Annual Feasting for FEAST Fundraising Event is coming up September 12, 2013 at The Historic Grove Arcade from 6:00-9:00pm Tickets can be purchased before the event for $25 and will be $35 at the door – $75 for VIP access  BUY TICKETS HERE! BUY VIP TICKETS HERE!! This night of festivities will include food from […]

Slow Food at The Asheville Food and Wine Festival!

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Come see us at The Asheville Food and Wine Festival Saturday August 24th! Slow Food Asheville will have food tastings, our Appalachian Food Storybank Project Story Booth and FEAST demonstrations. Blue Ridge Food Ventures is donating food from their Winter Sun Farms Program and we will be preparing lots of delicious dishes with that! Thank […]

Join Slow Food at The Bywater for Dinner! Friday July 12th

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      Bywater Dinner Friday, July 12th 5:00pm Come on over to the Bywater and enjoy another locally inspired dinner prepared by Slow Food Asheville members. We will start serving at 5:00pm and will go until the food runs out! Menu Spiced local bison “viande hachee” in a toasty garlic baguette with spicy aioli […]

Slow Food Foothills April Potluck at Tryon’s Melrose Inn!

Join us for our monthly Slow Food potluck gathering at the historic Melrose Inn in Tryon on Sunday, April 14th, from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. www.melrose-inn.com Those attending are asked once again to bring your own beverages, place settings, a slow food dish to share including serving utensil if needed, and a description of your […]

Film Screening at the Isis in West Asheville!

Wednesday, April 24th Slow Food Asheville will be screening 3 separate films at the Isis theater in West Asheville. We are going to show Preserve (A film made by Blind Pig), Community of a Hog (done by Susannah Gebhart) and a 10 minute film about FEAST (a program of Slow Food Asheville). In all the […]

Asheville Food Truck Coupon Books!

Get your local food truck coupon book here! Slow Food Asheville worked with the food trucks around here and created a book full of great coupons to use at your favorite spots. Great for holiday gifts!! You can get one for $15 and if you buy 5 or more they are $12 each. All proceeds […]

Friends of Ag Breakfast – Feb. 19

Come join us for the Buncombe County Friends of Ag Breakfast. Enjoy a complimentary country breakfast including local products. Chat with farm friends old and new. Tuesday February 19, 2013 at 7:00 AM WNC Ag Center, Virginia Boone Building 1301 Fanning Bridge Road Guest Speaker: Gerry Cohn, Organic Valley, Inc “Organic Milk Processing and Production” […]

2013 Come to the Table Conference in Sylva, March 15

Come to the Table Conferences: People of Faith Relieving Hunger and Supporting Local Agriculture. These conferences include inspiring plenaries, topical breakout sessions, lunch, and a unique chance to meet partners engaged in local food systems and hunger relief work. WESTERN REGION Friday, March 15, 2013 Southwestern Community College Sylva, NC   Workshop topics will include: […]

Win a Cake and Eat it Too!

Appalachian Heritage Foods Celebrated at Festive Spring Fundraiser Slow Food Asheville is proud to announce a CAKE WALK! Fundraiser for the Appalachian Food Storybank. The free event will be held on Sunday, April 29th, from 1-5 PM, at Carrier Park Picnic Pavilion, 220 Amboy Rd. in Asheville. A traditional Appalachian cake walk, set to live […]

Terra Madre Applications Now Available

Terra Madre is happening this year in Turin, Italy! You can apply to be a US Delegate and spend October  25-29, 2012 in Italy with producers, activists, growers, academics, chefs and much more from all over the world committed to a better, more sustainable world. “Translated from Italian to English, Terra Madre means Mother Earth. […]