Author Archives: Richard Naples

Looking Back at the 2013 Annual Winter Potluck

Riva Soucie is a freelance food writer and staff writer for Public Affairs at the Embassy of Canada. In addition to volunteering with Slow Food DC, she’s a Registered Holistic Nutritionist and founding member of the Canadian Association for Food … Continue reading

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Event: Coffee Cupping with Vigilante Coffee

UPDATE: Unfortunately, this event is sold out. While living and working in Hawaii, Christopher Vigilante developed a passion for coffee. This passion led him from working in coffee plantations to working in cafes, learning the nuances of the art of roasting … Continue reading

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2013 Winter Potluck

Slow Food DC invites all our members and friends to join with us for our Annual Winter Potluck! Please note the change in venue from our past few potlucks. We will be meeting in the community room of the Friends … Continue reading

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Happy Hour at Queen Vic

Join us for an informal get-together at the Queen Vic, a Snail of Approval winner! We’ll help the Queen Vic celebrate their recent hire of Chef Michael Bonk. You may recall meeting him and sampling his delicious treats at last … Continue reading

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Happy Hour Fundraiser for Victims of Hurricane Sandy

As we enter the holiday season, we have much to be thankful for. Our incredible Slow Food community turned out in great numbers for the Snail of Approval Awards, and for that we are very thankful. The days that followed … Continue reading

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Snail of Approval Awards Party at Policy

It’s our second Snail of Approval Awards Party! Update: ***Rain or Shine***  Join us in celebration! The Snail of Approval Awards Party is our way of recognizing the recipients of the Snail of Approval. This year, the event is being held … Continue reading

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2012 Snail of Approval Awards

Now that the tallies have been counted and the winners selected, we are proud to announce the recipients of the 2012 Snail of Approval Awards! The Snail of Approval program is our way of recognizing the local eateries and artisans that … Continue reading

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Shrubs

Have you heard of a shrub? As co-sponsors of Eat Local First Week, Slow Food DC was lucky enough to have a booth at the Farm to Street festival on the only cold rainy Saturday this July. And beyond just … Continue reading

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Snail of Approval Nominations closed

The nomination period for the 2012 Snail of Approval awards has ended. We’d like to thank everyone who nominated an eatery or producer. Up next, Slow Food DC will be going over the nominees and finalizing the winners. Planning is … Continue reading

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Tenth Annual Slow Food – Clyde’s Farm Dinner!

Save the date! Slow Food DC is proud to announce the tenth annual Slow Food – Clyde’s Farm Dinner, August 4th, 2012 at 5pm. Slow Food DC and Clyde’s Restaurant Group join together to celebrate their 10th Annual Farm dinner, … Continue reading

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