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Coffee Quiz

Coffee Quiz

Celebrate UK Coffee Week (7th - 13th April) with our Coffee Quiz, learn more about coffee and enter our prize draw to win a Lavazza A Modo Mio machine!

Lavazza has been an official partner of Slow Food for the past 17 years and together we celebrate UK Coffee Week. Get involved, answer the questions below correctly and have a chance to win a Lavazza Coffee Machine A Modo Mio Favola
Demonstrate you coffee knowledge and email your answers with ‘COFFEE QUIZ’ […]

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Slow Food UK disappointed at Tesco’s attitude towards sustainable tuna

Slow Food UK disappointed at Tesco's attitude towards sustainable tuna

Slow Food UK was disappointed to see on Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s Fish Fight on Sunday night, supermarkets back to their old tricks, but it came as no surprise. Tescos made bold promises about their tuna in previous Fish Fight programs, but as soon as the spot light is off,  appear to be introducing tuna back on […]

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Slow Food Aylsham helps celebrate International Women’s Day

Slow Food Aylsham helps celebrate International Women's Day

Shared Earth: Common Ground was the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day event run by the Norfolk Federation of Women’s Institutes on 1st March. Among other attractions, Aylsham’s Slow Food group was on hand to talk about the international Slow Food movement and in particular, the group’s involvement in local activities.
Mo Anderson-Dungar, […]

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Local Welsh Groups teaming up to help grow Slow Food in Wales!

Local Welsh Groups teaming up to help grow Slow Food in Wales!

As for many things in life, it is often when working together that we make our message and actions stronger. And from what we can see so far, it is a lesson that our local Welsh groups have understood and learnt! The 4 groups gathered to launch Slow Food Cymru/Wales at the Royal Welsh Show […]

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Green back in schools with Slow Food London

Green back in schools with Slow Food London

Slow Food London has been busy as ever in its schools programs, and following on from installing sensory herb gardens in schools for autistic young people last year, is this year busily preparing the ground for the installation of community orchards into school grounds. One successful example of these programs is the sensory garden planted […]

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Cooking Demo at the Edinburgh’s Farmers Market

Cooking Demo at the Edinburgh’s Farmers Market

On Saturday 1rst of February, our Slow Foodies in Scotland challenged the cold weather to organize a successful cooking demo at the Farmer’s market in Edinburgh. It was Hebridian lamb on the menu, cooked to perfection by Chris Thompson from The Pantry in Stockbridge. Hebridian lamb comes from Hebridian sheep, a rare breed that is […]

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Cookery classes with Slow Food on Campus Exeter

Cookery classes with Slow Food on Campus Exeter

Slow Food on Campus Exeter have been holding a series of cooking classes with funding help from their Student Green Unit. One of the last Monday’s session saw them embracing the ‘Meat-Free Monday’ campaign, giving a short talk followed by a Mushroom Risotto with Root Vegetable Crisps cooking demo. With ingredients sourced from local producers, the event […]

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Slow Food on Campus Portsmouth is proud to present the Disco Soup!

Slow Food on Campus Portsmouth is proud to present the Disco Soup!

They’ve only just become an official society at their university and already they’ve won a competition, hosted a number of successful events and recruited over 100 members. Inspiration or what? We thought we’d share their story so far…
To kick start the new year, SFOC Portsmouth organised a Come Dine With Me event, mixing good company […]

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Slow Food in Brussels to discuss animal welfare with the European Commission

Piero Sardo, President of the Slow Food Foundation for Biodiversity, is travelling to Brussels to talk at the conference on the “Main achievements of the EU strategy for the welfare of animals 2012-2015” to be held at the Charlemagne Building of the European Commission on February 12 from 9:30 am to 1 pm. The European […]

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Winner of the Slow Food on Campus Recipe Competition Announced!

Winner of the Slow Food on Campus Recipe Competition Announced!

At the end of last year, our Slow Food on Campus programme ran a competition with our partner Grana Padano, to see which student could come up with the best recipe using the world famous artisan cheese. The recipes are in and the judges were really impressed with the high standard of creativity amongst […]

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