Los Angeles

Greening the Food Desert: Food, Inc. Screening & Market Makeovers

As part of its Center Scene public programs, The California Endowment is presenting an event focused on bringing good, clean, and fair food to food deserts and other underserved communities. In many neighborhoods across the […] Read More >>>

Chasen Kuyo 2009

A perennial favorite among Slow Food members and friends is the annual Chasen Kuyo (Tea Ceremony Whisk Celebration) of the Zenshuji Soto Buddhist Temple. Many thanks to Lauren Deutsch for alerting us to each year’s […] Read More >>>

KCRW’s First Annual Good Food Pie Contest

Since the beginning of summer, Evan Kleiman has been baking a pie a day, and her posts and tweets about her successes and learning experiences have ignited the interest and creativity of many home bakers. […] Read More >>>

“Recipe for America” Book Signing

The New School of Cooking will welcome Daily Kos blogger and author Jill Richardson for a reception and signing of her new book, Recipe for America: Why our Food System is Broken and How to Fix It: […] Read More >>>

Labor Day Eat-in Details

We’re delighted with the growing media attention that Slow Food’s Time For Lunch campaign is receiving and want to remind our members and friends–new, old, and prospective!–that there are six Eat-ins scheduled in and around Los […] Read More >>>

What is an Eat-in?

We’ve received many inquiries from those of you interested in supporting improvements in school lunches but unsure what an eat-in is, or what it means in the context of the Time For Lunch campaign. What […] Read More >>>

Calling Cooking Team Leaders for Our Time For Lunch Eat-ins!

Are you planning to attend one of the six Eat-ins planned across Los Angeles for Labor Day? Are you looking for a way to become more involved? Sign up to host a small cooking team […] Read More >>>

Mark Your Calendar: Time For Lunch Eat-Ins Approaching!

As we’ve mentioned, one of the key components of Slow Food USA’s Time For Lunch campaign is the Eat-In: a potluck-style gathering to discuss issues and take action. Slow Food Los Angeles is grateful to […] Read More >>>

Slow Food Los Angeles believes that good, clean, and fair food is a right, not a privilege, and we are excited to share news about our participation in Slow Food USA’s Time For Lunch campaign. […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Fruit Jam at Machine Project

The Fallen Fruit Collective and Machine Project are cooperating on their Fourth Annual Public Fruit Jam: When: This Sunday, August 2, 2009 from 10:00am until 1:00pm Where: Machine Project, 1200 D North Alvarado, Los Angeles […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Summer Pie Swap

Honey Chiffon with Fresh Strawberries Blenheim Apricot with an All Butter Crust Chicken and Tarragon Pot Pie Three Berry Pie with Raw Cream Double Cherry Hand Pie Spinach, Tomato and Fontina Quiche Do you love […] Read More >>>

Event Announcement: Health(ier) Baking Swap

Homemade baked goods — yum! But our members often think (and bake) creatively. Have you experimented with natural sweeteners like agave or unrefined cane sugar? Do you boost the fiber and nutritional content of your […] Read More >>>