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Commission needs to comply with promised launch of sustainable food communication

The promised launch of the Communication on Sustainable Food by the European Commission, initially planned for 2013, has once again been postponed.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Agriculture

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Bob Warden's 'Favorite Slow Cooker Recipes'

Author Bob Warden, known for his work with television network QVC has written about a dozen cookbooks and assisted in developing many cooking products.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Pizza, Weather

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Pittsburgh Magazine

From Field to Fork

Newcomers are stopping by a farmers market or neighborhood butcher shop for the first time.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Local Food, Fruits, Vegetables, Pittsburgh, PA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Sheffield Star

Barnsley flour mill rises to organic status

Worsbrough Mill's products passed the Soil Associations Organic Status inspection with flying colours, giving customers peace of mind that its staff follow strict guidelines when producing their range of flours.


Related Topix: Life, Food


Royal Welsh Show: How the Italian Slow Food movement is spreading through Wales

The Italian-based Slow Food movement's values of promoting "good, clean and fair" produce as an alternative to mass-produced fast food, were shared today at the Royal Welsh Showground at Llanelwedd today.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Science, Agriculture

Come One, Come All: Slow Food East End 'Snail Supper'

If you love delicious homemade, locally-sourced food why not attend the Slow Food East End "Snail Supper," Friday night beginning at 6 p.m. in Southampton? The Snail Supper is an improvisation on the pot luck supper formula: Everyone attending is asked to bring a covered dish that serves six to eight people as well as whatever beverage they would ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Food, Southampton, NY, Bridgehampton, NY

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Austin Chronicle

Food-o-FileBig changes at Olivia - " and the Chronicle

After 21 years at The Austin Chronicle , 17 of those years as Food Editor, I am changing jobs.


Related Topix: Life, Food

South China Morning Post

Now dig this: a new crop of organic farms and workshops

The time is ripe to get your hands dirty and sign up for one of the city's budding organic farming workshops "It's all about reconnecting and reharmonising with nature," says Alex Hale from the HK Perma Club."


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food, Organic Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home, Food Festival

Denver Westword

Enjoy life in the slow lane with Slow Food Denver today

Take it slow. At 11 a.m. today, Slow Food Denver will host a tasting at History Colorado , in conjunction with the current show Food: Our Global Kitchen .


Related Topix: Life, Food

Denver Post

Brazen Denver restaurant plans September launch in Denver's Highland

Chef and cookbook author Fabrizia Lanza of Sicily is hosting a July 23 dinner at Fuel Cafe.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Denver, CO

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Artisanal Beer Movements on the Rise Around the World

The Case of New Zealand Analyzed at Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre 2014 taking place in Turin, Italy, from October 23-27 The rise of artisanal beer brewing is something that Slow Food has been following closely.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Italy, World News, Life, Food, Homebrewing, Hobbies

City Pages

The Copper Hen brings country charm to Eat Street

Based on the clarity of concept, the fittingly homey aesthetic, and the fact that nearly every seat in the dining room and on the sidewalk patio was filled on our visits, the Copper Hen is one of the more impressive outfits born of the now-ubiquitous local-restaurant Kickstarter campaign.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Cake, Baked Goods, Dessert, Bread

Edmonton Journal

Edmonton Food Notes: Got the best borscht in town? Put it to the test at Ukrainian Festival

Servus Heritage Days Festival features more than 500 different things to eat on Aug. 2, 3 and 4 at Hawrelak Park.


Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, Home Gardening, Home

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Madison Publishing

Mountain Mama: Teachable moments at the farm

Sometimes it takes an epic toddler meltdown between raspberry bushes at Pemberton's North Arm Farm in 40 C heat to make you realize something: we should all be thankful for farmers.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Food, Agriculture, Science, Opinion

Cape Gazette

Submerge yourself in the flavors of Italy

We've just returned from the Piedmont region of Italy, where it felt like we spent the entire week doing nothing but eating delicious meals and driving through breathtaking vistas.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Dining, Agriculture, Science

National Public Radio

To Save These Pigs, Ky. Farmer Says We Have To Eat Them

Hood started raising Red Wattles five years ago after cuts to his job, and began turning a profit on the meat in 2013.


Related Topix: Kentucky, Life, Food

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen in Oceanside: fresh, local Slow-Food excellence

Oceanside is a nice place to stop for a meal, either when driving from Orange County to San Diego or as a destination in itself.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Oceanside, CA, Agriculture, Science

Sat Jul 19, 2014


On the Cittaslow ('Slow City') Movement

Planetizen blogger and professional planner Steven Snell pens another dispatch for Fast Forward Weekly.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Fettuccine With Shrimp, Cherry Tomatoes and Basil

This recipe for pasta tossed with pan-seared shrimp, cherry tomatoes and basil is served at room temperature-the perfect hot-weather meal, from chef Dave Pasternack of Esca and Barchetta in Manhattan Salting the tomatoes and letting them sit before tossing them with the pasta draws out their juices to make an easy, no-cook sauce.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Weather, Italian Cuisine, Seafood

US News & World Report

Great Food and Health Twitter Lists to Follow

If you've ever attempted to jump into Twitter, chances are good that you got overwhelmed by the onslaught of random information and jumped right out again.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Medicine, Nutrition, Celiac Disease, Health, Diabetes