Slow Food Foothills Fundraiser – Sunday,May 19th

Last year’s Spring Fundraiser was such a success that we’ve decided upon a repeat this year! So come on out on May 19th from 4-8pm! Join us for an afternoon at one of the most breath-taking settings in Polk County. Amidst the vines and stellar mountain views from Overmountain Vineyard and Winery’s front porch, guests […]

Buncombe County Friends of Ag Breakfast – Tuesday May 21

Slow Food Asheville will be preparing a local and delicious breakfast for the May Friends of Ag Breakfast.   Join us as well as John Ager, Buncombe Ag Advisory Board and Hickory Nut Gap Farm, as he discusses Conservation Easements.   Tuesday, May 21st – 7:00am WNC Ag Center, Virginia Boone Building 1301 Fanning Bridge […]

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. […]

Make Your Life Easier Cooking Class – Start With Pizza Dough! Support FEAST at the same time!

Sunday February 19th 4:00- 6:00pm at the West End Bakery Learn how to make basic pizza dough and then use it to make rustic bread-sticks, beautiful herbed spirals, calzone, ciabatta, and -oh yea-PIZZA. With this knowledge you can easily impress your family and friends while feeding them wholesome homemade food! We will snack on all […]