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 […]

Wine and Raw Chocolate Tasting at The Wine Studio


Start your Valentine’s Day evening off sweet with  wine, chocolate and other goodies, hosted by The Wine Studio and Slow Food Asheville. Drop in as a prelude to your evening or while waiting for those reservations to sample great wine and local Raw Shakti Chocolates. “Take the Cake” cupcakes, Essential Journeys soap and personal massages will […]

Slow Food Clemson Celebrates the Distinctive Tastes and Botanical Beauty of Heirloom Apples

FREE EVENT Slow Food Clemson University would like to invite you to a celebration of the initial planting of 20 heirloom apple trees to the Botanical Gardens and the Clemson University Student Organic Farm. The apple tree planting ceremony is free to the public and will be held at the Clemson University Student Organic Farm […]

Autumn Harvest Cooking Class for People with Physical Disabilities

November 30th, 1:00pm-3:30pm; at Laurel’s Kitchen in MANNA Food bank 627 Swannanoa River Rd., Asheville, NC 28805-2445 (it will be in the last warehouse bldg. on your right) Join the Slow Food Asheville FEAST program as we get together with the MS community of WNC and learn how to prepare a heart-warming healthy soup and […]

Slow Food Upstate Earth Market Opening

Slow Food Upstate in Greenville SC invites Slow Food Asheville to visit the first Slow Food certified Earth Market in the USA Saturday November 19 and December 17, 10 am to 2 pm Earth Markets Greenville SC Look for us on the International Earth Markets web site: Contact Us: or 864 990 4993 […]

Bake Your Own Bread Workshop

Bake Your Own Bread Workshop  on National Bake Your Own Bread Day at the Montford Walk-In Bakery     a benefit for FEAST an Asheville Slow Food Program Thursday, December 1st at 6pm-8:30ish The workshop is limited to 10. Bring a baking pan Light dinner will be served (soup and freshly baked rolls) Be ready to get your hands in the […]

Buy A Thanksgiving Pie Fundraiser

Support FEAST and buy a pie for Thanksgiving! Everyone needs a Thanksgiving Pie!! This year you don’t have to make it yourself! On Tuesday November 22nd the FEAST cooking classes at Asheville Middle School will be baking and selling pies to support the FEAST program at the middle school. Pies will be made from scratch […]

$5 Challenge

This September 17, you’re invited to help take back the ‘value meal’ by getting together with family, friends and neighbors for a slow food meal that costs no more than $5 per person. Host a dinner or have a potluck, and then post it on our facebook page along with your recipe if you wish. […]