Category Archives: Past Events

Past SFDC run events

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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2nd Annual Snail Awards Celebration a Delicious Success

Marathon-related traffic and imminent hurricane and unreliable public transportation notwithstanding, DC-area food lovers came together last Sunday to enjoy — and celebrate! — some of the best food and drink our region has to offer. What better way to honor … Continue reading

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Healthy fats and Slow Food principles

Many thanks to Ms. Sally Fallon Morell for her thoughtful talk this past weekend, and for joining SFDC members and neighbors for the potluck that followed. It was a lovely and informative way to spend a Sunday afternoon. And I … 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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Sally Fallon comes to DC on Sept 30!

The way our ancestors ate was not only delicious, but conferred excellent health, generation after generation.  Find out the key principles of healthy traditional diets and how to incorporate them into your daily life. The free talk will be given … 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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Join Slow Food DC for Eat Local First DC, a Weeklong Celebration of Local Food – July 14-21

Slow Food DC is proud to be a part of Eat Local First DC, a weeklong celebration of local food, including our local farms, restaurants, chefs and independent retailers. There will be wide variety of events – like a garden … Continue reading

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Ice Cream Tasting and Tour at Moorenko’s in Silver Spring, MD

Beat the heat with this hands-on ice cream event. The group will participate in crafting a unique flavor, which you’ll get to nominate with the purchase of your ticket. The most creative one will be selected and made during the … Continue reading

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Apparently LOTS of folks around here want to learn how sausage is made…

What’s that line about nobody wanting to see how laws or sausage get made? I beg to differ. Washingtonians are clearly excited to learn how to make their own sausages, as evidenced by the rapid selling out of spots for … Continue reading

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