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A Preview of What’s in Store for the Snail of Approval Party

This year’s Snail of Approval Party is just around the corner – Saturday, April 18 at Ris – and in addition to celebrating a new batch of awesome Snail winners, there’ll be all sorts of goodies to enjoy!!  First, Chef … Continue reading

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New Media Kit Announcing New and Returning Snail of Approval Winners!

In advance of our April 18 Celebration at Ris, find out more about our Snail of Approval program, along with a full listing of new and returning winners, in our new Media Kit: 2015 PRESSKIT_Final.compressed And don’t forget to get your … Continue reading

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Snail of Approval Nominations Now Closed

Thank you to all who nominated producer of good, clean, and fair food in the greater DC area for a Snail of Approval award!  We are so excited to recognize great new local restaurants, bars, artisans, and farmers in the … Continue reading

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Oct 4: Volunteer at Common Good City Farm

     Join Common Good City Farm and Slow Food DC for a day of Volunteering on the farm.  Common Good City Farm is a half-acre urban farm and education center growing food for low-income residents in Washington, D.C. and … Continue reading

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2014 Snail of Approval Nominations Open

Are you a producer of good, clean, and fair food in the greater DC area? Know someone who is? Consider nominating your favorite local purveyor for a Snail of Approval award — Slow Food DC’s “stamp of approval,” as it … Continue reading

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Food for Thought: A Local Food Dinner and Discussion

with The Piedmont Environmental Council and Slow Food DC When: Saturday, August 23rd, 1:00 – 7:00pm Where: Sperryvlle, VA Cost: $50, including dinner, tours, and discussion. There are only a limited number of tickets available, so be sure to register … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Brewery Brings Mash Tour to DC

Starting tomorrow, Brooklyn Brewery’s Mash tour comes to DC for the second time in a year!  This week-long traveling festival celebrates what’s new and exciting in food, film, comedy, music, books and beer. Throughout the week, Brooklyn Brewery will be … Continue reading

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All in a Days Work at Wangari Gardens

On Sunday, April 27 Slow Foods DC spent a beautiful spring afternoon at Wangari Gardens working to expand their communal herb garden. Located near the McMilliam Reservoir and the Washington Hospital Center, Wangari Gardens is a 2.7 acre educational community … Continue reading

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“Slow the Fork Down!”

Slow Food USA Presents New Executive Director and a Refocused Mission at Leadership Conference in New Orleans It’s only fair to share…

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