Slow Food for Thought • A Cut Above: Pine Street Market
Oct
16
2:30 pm14:30

Slow Food for Thought • A Cut Above: Pine Street Market

  • Pine Street Market

Pine Street Market produces a variety of handmade artisan meats such as salami, bacon, sausage, pancetta and coppa. They bring together the best of time tested recipes and cutting edge technology to offer the highest quality - and most delicious - meats. Join us as we get a tour of Pine Street and a view into the world of charcuterie!

Slow Food 101 Potluck
Nov
5
12:00 pm12:00

Slow Food 101 Potluck

  • Decatur Location (Details to Come)

Are you a Slow Food Atlanta member, or not yet a member, who is interested in knowing more about Slow Food’s history, goals, initiatives, events and/or ways you can volunteer? If so, please join us for a Slow Food 101 Potluck. Bring a dish to share at this educational session! See you there!

Slow Food for Thought • Spread The Love at Preserving Place
Dec
11
2:30 pm14:30

Slow Food for Thought • Spread The Love at Preserving Place

  • Preserving Place

Preserving Place is a unique “farm to store” retail concept focusing on food preservation and preserving our Southern sense of place. They are inspired by the rich bounty of our local farms and orchards and the meaningful food traditions of the South. Join us as we explore the heritage and tradition of preservation in Preserving Place's delightful store and gorgeous commercial learning kitchen.


REEL Food: In Search of Balance
Sep
27
7:00 pm19:00

REEL Food: In Search of Balance

  • Decatur Library

"In Search of Balance" explores a new paradigm of health, science and medicine that recognizes the importance of the interconnections between us, the food we consume, how we produce that food and the natural world at large, including the mysterious, invisible world of the human microbiome.

Lexicon of Sustainability Docent Training
Aug
27
5:30 pm17:30

Lexicon of Sustainability Docent Training

  • Address Emailed to Participants

Join us from 5:30PM to 7:30PM: At our 214th Pop Up Show of the Lexicon of Sustainability Storytelling Artwork ( www.lexiconofsustainability.com), our trained Docents set up 12 artworks on easels at the entrance to the Freedom Farmers Market, talked to anyone who wanted to talk about Slow Food Atlanta and the artwork, and took the artwork down afterwards. 

Lexicon of Sustainability Docent Training
Aug
27
12:00 pm12:00

Lexicon of Sustainability Docent Training

  • Address emailed to participants

Join us from 12:00 to 2:00PM: At our 214th Pop Up Show of the Lexicon of Sustainability Storytelling Artwork ( www.lexiconofsustainability.com), our trained Docents set up 12 artworks on easels at the entrance to the Freedom Farmers Market, talked to anyone who wanted to talk about Slow Food Atlanta and the artwork, and took the artwork down afterwards. 

Slow Food for Thought • Shuck It: Oyster Education at Kimball House
Aug
21
2:00 pm14:00

Slow Food for Thought • Shuck It: Oyster Education at Kimball House

  • Kimball House

Chelsea Gem. Little Skookum. Puffers Wellfleet. Oyster varieties are as fun to say as they are delicious, and these little delicacies are just about as interesting as a food can get. Discover the environmental elements that go into creating an oyster's unique flavor, shape and shell as well as steps Kimball House is taking to source them responsibly. 

REEL Food: "Kombit: The Cooperative"
Aug
9
7:00 pm19:00

REEL Food: "Kombit: The Cooperative"

  • Decatur Library

Kombit: The Cooperative is an inspiring, 45-minute long documentary that tells the story of two unlikely partners and a determined community of farmers in Haiti who band together with the bootmaker, Timberland® to plant five million trees in five years while re-building a sustainable and profitable agricultural enterprise on the island. 

Slow Food Trivia Night!
Jul
25
7:00 pm19:00

Slow Food Trivia Night!

  • Historic DeKalb Courthouse

Join Slow Food Atlanta on Monday, July 25th at the historic DeKalb Courthouse in the Decatur square for an evening of food-themed trivia & fun! Our host with the most, Greg Best, will see what team has what it takes to be our 2016 Slow Food Trivia Champion!

Taste of Terra Madre Call to Reserve Now 404-554-9995
Jul
12
6:30 pm18:30

Taste of Terra Madre Call to Reserve Now 404-554-9995

  • St. Cecelia

Limited Tickets for this Epic Italian Dinner - Call St. Cecilia Today at 404-554-9995 to Reserve! 

Slow Food Atlanta joins three of the city's most talented Italian Chefs for one of the most delicious and memorable meals of the year: A Taste of Terra Madre!

It will be an extraordinary and intimate night for forty guests, as Craig Richards of St. Cecilia, Linda Harrell of Cibo E Beve and Michael Perez of Colletta work together in collaboration on a multi-course, family-style dinner to benefit Slow Food Atlanta’s Terra Madre Delegates. 

Reel Food: Ratatouille
Jun
25
2:00 pm14:00

Reel Food: Ratatouille

  • Decatur Library

It's movie time! And, this one is for parents and KIDS! Slow Food Atlanta in partnertship with the DeKalb County Public Library presenting a free showing of Ratatouille, a movie all about food and dreams of being a chef. 

[RESCHEDULED] Slow Food for Thought • Get Growin': Global Growers Farm Tour
Jun
12
2:30 pm14:30

[RESCHEDULED] Slow Food for Thought • Get Growin': Global Growers Farm Tour

  • Global Growers Bamboo Creek Farm

THIS EVENT WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR LATER IN THE YEAR; PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR DATES!

Global Growers specializes in supporting farmers who have come to metro-Atlanta as refugees. The farmers are global, and the food is local. We're so excited to be joining the Global Growers' family for a tour of one of their farm properties.

10th Annual Ice Cream Social
Jun
11
12:30 pm12:30

10th Annual Ice Cream Social

  • The Cathedral of St. Philip

Get the scoop on our favorite fundraiser for 2016! A sweet tradition in the Atlanta community, our annual Ice Cream Social welcomes families, friends and Slow Food supporters to grab a spoon and enjoy good, old-fashioned summertime fun!

Slow Food 101 Potluck
May
28
12:00 pm12:00

Slow Food 101 Potluck

  • Decatur Location (Details to Come)

Are you a Slow Food Atlanta member, or not yet a member, who is interested in knowing more about Slow Food’s history, goals, initiatives, events and/or ways you can volunteer? If so, please join us for a Slow Food 101 Potluck. Bring a dish to share at this educational session! See you there!

May Day Merrymaking Potluck
May
1
1:00 pm13:00

May Day Merrymaking Potluck

  • Brookwood Hills Community Center

Slow Food Atlanta and Georgia Organics are co-planning a joint, members-only May Day Merrymaking Potluck. Members of Slow Food Atlanta and Georgia Organics are invited to get together to share a potluck meal celebrating camaraderie and delight in a traditional, delightful May Pole Dance, representing newness and merrymaking! Save the date! 

Slow Food for Thought • Artisanal Oils & Vinegars with Strippaggio
Apr
17
2:30 pm14:30

Slow Food for Thought • Artisanal Oils & Vinegars with Strippaggio

  • Strippaggio

Join us to explore the fascinating world of artisan oils & vinegars at Strippaggio. Understanding and sharing the alchemy that is created when selecting and matching the perfect ingredients, whether oils, vinegars, sea salts or spices is where Strippaggio really shines. Come learn the ins and outs of taking olives from seed to oil and the selective sourcing that ensures top quality. You can really taste the difference!

Reading At The Table • Provence, 1970 - Luke Barr
Apr
12
6:30 pm18:30

Reading At The Table • Provence, 1970 - Luke Barr

  • Wrecking Bar Brewpub

This unique book takes us through a historic conversation between James Beard, M.F.K Fisher, Julia Child, Richard Olney, Simone Beck, and Judith Jones about the future of the food movement from their time together in Southern France in 1970. M.F.K Fisher chronicled their conversations in journals and letters -- some of which were later discovered by Luke Barr, her great-nephew. Join us for our own version of this conversation, as we look back into the past through the minds of legendary leaders in the food movement.

Reel Food • "In Defense of Food"
Mar
20
2:00 pm14:00

Reel Food • "In Defense of Food"

  • Decatur Library

Join best-selling author Michael Pollan on a fascinating journey to answer the question: What should I eat to be healthy? Cutting through confusion and busting myths and misconceptions, In Defense of Food shows how common sense and old-fashioned wisdom can help us rediscover the pleasures of eating and avoid the chronic diseases so often associated with the modern diet.

Reel Food • "Chocolat"
Feb
24
6:00 pm18:00

Reel Food • "Chocolat"

  • Decatur Library

Talk about a winning recipe: the primary ingredients of Lasse Hallström's whimsical tale include Juliette Binoche, as a single mother who moves to a tiny French village in the 1960s; Johnny Depp, as a riverboat-dwelling drifter; and, yes, a certain sweet, cacao-based substance that wins over the closed hearts of all those stuffy petits-bourgeois. Hmmm, we wonder why this was a hit?