Los Angeles

Are Celebrity Chefs Good for Food?

That’s the provocative point of departure for an upcoming Zócalo Public Square event. Chefs have always had a knack for fame: From Julia Child to Napoleon’s personal chef, who published lucrative cookbooks and invented the […] Read More >>>

Composting Workshop

Continuing its program of community education, the Milagro Allegro Community Garden is offering a free County of Los Angeles Smart Gardening composting workshop. Composting is a great way to reduce yard and kitchen waste and […] Read More >>>

Alice Waters Booksigning at Lost & Found

Alice Waters will be signing copies of her new book, In the Green Kitchen: Techniques to Learn by Heart, this Saturday, April 24, at Lost & Found, 6320 Yucca Street in Hollywood. The signing will […] Read More >>>

Diet for a Hot Planet: Anna Lappé in Santa Monica

In honor of being the first city to sign on to the Cool Foods Pledge Campaign, author Anna Lappé will discuss her new book, Diet for a Hot Planet, in a free event at the […] Read More >>>

“Food Fight” Screening in Westwood

Chris Taylor has alerted us that his documentary, Food Fight, will be screened as part of the “Something to Talk About” documentary film series, a unique independent series of films that are meant to provoke […] Read More >>>

Los Angeles Mycological Society presents “All Things Truffle”

David Kahn of the Los Angeles Mycological Society has extended an invitation to Slow Food Los Angeles members and friends to attend the next LAMS meeting featuring Robert Chang, Managing Director of the American Truffle […] Read More >>>

TOMATOMANIA! 2010

The dates for the 20th TOMATOMANIA! sales in California have been announced. These are perennial favorites for Slow Food Los Angeles members and friends, and a consistently great source for a stunning array of tomato […] Read More >>>

“The Immovable Feast” at the Santa Monica Public Library

Thanks to Laura Avery and Jodi Low for a reminder about the first offering in the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Library Panel Series for 2010: “The Immovable Feast”: When: Thursday, February 11, 2010 from 7:00pm […] Read More >>>

26th Annual Wild Mushroom Fair

The Los Angeles Mycological Society (LAMS) invites Slow Food members and friends to attend its 26th annual Wild Mushroom Fair: When: Sunday, February 14, 2010 from 10:00am until 4:00pm Where: Los Angeles County Arboretum and […] Read More >>>

Time For Lunch Eat-ins: Hollywood

Thanks to Elisa Hunziker for capturing scenes at the Hollywood eat-in, displayed in the slide show below: Terry and Wally August, proprietors of Fancifull Gift Baskets and Fine Foods, have been enthusiastic supporters of Slow […] Read More >>>

Time for Lunch Eat-ins: Elysian Park

Labor Day was a beautiful day in Elysian Park, and it was captured by Gregory Han and Jennie Cook, whose photos are included in the slideshow below with their kind permission. Thanks to Emily Ho […] Read More >>>

“Eating the Whole Farm” at the Santa Monica Public Library

Thanks to Laura Avery and Jodi Low for a reminder about another in the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market Library Panel Series: “Eating the Whole Farm”: When: Thursday, November 5, 2009 beginning at 7:00pm Where: Santa […] Read More >>>