Salone del Gusto & Terra Madre | 23-27th of October 2014

Salone del Gusto & Terra Madre | 23-27th of October 2014

Salone del gusto returns in Turin, Italy, from the 23rd till the 27th of October 2014 and will be held in the trade fair centre of the city, Lingotto Fiere.
One in ten thousand - an Ebola story.

One in ten thousand – an Ebola story.

Members and supporters of our Slow Food Edinburgh group, who contributed to the 10,000 Gardens in Africa project, have been anxiously awaiting news of 'their' garden at Walay-Mamudu in western Sierra Leone since the Ebola epidemic hit that country earlier this year.
New Seasonal Calendar

New Seasonal Calendar

The UK Ark of Taste programme searches for the best British products available. Find out when to enjoy them here...
Slow Food UK’s Chef Alliance Celebrates 125 members

Slow Food UK’s Chef Alliance Celebrates 125 members

We are proud to announce that Slow Food UK's Chef Alliance has officially reached 125th members. Approaching the Chef Alliance’s 3 year anniversary, we are delighted to welcome Tom Kerridge......
Ark of Taste Product of the Month - Kentish Cobnuts

Ark of Taste Product of the Month – Kentish Cobnuts

Kentish Cobnuts are a wonderful product that deserves to be enjoyed, and best of all, they are in season now! The taste is superb, and Slow Food UK are proud to champion this forgotten food and the producers...

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Slow Food UK
October 17, 2014 at 4:04 pm

This year BBC Radio 4 is coming to Terra Madre - Salone del Gusto and will have its very own radio booth inside the Ark of Taste! They will be meeting producers and farmers from around the world. During the 5 days of the event, the BBC will gather interviews representing all continents that tell the history of a product, its characteristics, why it is at risk of extinction and more about its connection to its local territory and traditions.

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The Ark of Taste and the BBC - Salone Internazionale del Gusto - Torino / Lingotto - 23/27...

http://www.salonedelgusto.com

This year BBC Radio 4 is coming to Salone and will have its very own radio booth inside the Ark of Taste. The Ark of Taste is a Slow Food project that trav

Slow Food UK
October 16, 2014 at 4:17 pm

This is the most interesting speech I have hear from ages about food marketing, food industry story!

Renowned activist and author Michael Pollan argues that cooking is one of the simplest and most important steps people can take to improve their family's health, build communities, fix our broken food system, and break our growing dependence on corporations!

Must watch!

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How Cooking Can Change Your Life - Michael Pollan

Renowned activist and author Michael Pollan argues that cooking is one of the simplest and most important steps people can take to improve their family's hea...

Slow Food UK
October 16, 2014 at 10:02 am

Slow Food UK shared Mix 94.5's photo.

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Slow Food UK
October 15, 2014 at 4:20 pm

It’s been 25 years since Carlo Petrini and a group of activists launched a peaceful revolution to defend regional traditions, good food, gastronomic pleasure and a slow pace of life.
Listen to the enlightening radio interview of the legendary Alice Waters and culinary activist Carlo Petrini on the Heritage Radio Network!

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Carlo Petrini & Alice Waters

http://www.heritageradionetwork.org

It’s been 25 years since Carlo Petrini and a group of activists launched a peaceful revolution to defend regional traditions, good food, gastronomic pleasure and a slow pace of life. The Slow Food movement has since evolved into a comprehensive approach to food that recognizes the strong connections…

Slow Food UK
October 14, 2014 at 3:35 pm

As the saying goes ...

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Slow Food UK
October 14, 2014 at 12:00 pm

How much food does the UK waste?

Ahead of World Food Day, test your knowledge on the types and amounts of food the UK throws away

Quiz yourself and share your score!

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How much food does the UK waste? - quiz

http://www.theguardian.com

Ahead of World Food Day, test your knowledge on the types and amounts of food the UK throws away

Slow Food UK
October 14, 2014 at 10:08 am

Please SHARE your greatest triumph, your best memory, experience, tip, action or anecdote that happened to you while trying to make the world a better place to live in through food!

The 3 MOST INSPIRING OF YOU WILL WIN a copy of Julia Ponsonby’s enlightening BOOK, including 18 delicious recipes each with a story of their own.

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The Art of Mindful Baking - Returning the Heart to the Hearth - Slow Food Uk

http://www.slowfood.org.uk

Eating is a way of living and thinking rather than just a way to feed ourselves. This is what the Slow Food movement is all about. A worldwide alternative to the madness of the fast life. We promote the change we want to see in the world: a better way to eat. Small scale, [...]