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Shake the Hand That Feeds You Dinner 2010

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Slow Food Columbus’ third annual open air dinner was held at the Flying J Farm near Johnstown Ohio. Our run of good luck with the weather had come to an end, but such is the risk of any outdoor event and we ploughed on regardless. Contingency plans were put into action and our smiling host […]


Terra Madre Potluck Dinner

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On December 10th we were one of more than 1000 communities that celebrated Terra Madre day and Slow Food’s 20th Anniversary with a pot luck dinner bringing together Slow Food members and some of the farmers who supply our food. Terra Madre is an international network of food producers, cooks, educators and students from 150 […]


Locavore Dinner at the Winery at Otter Creek

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Last year the ‘Shake the Hand That Feeds you Dinner’ at the Flying J Farm was my first Slow Food Columbus event. It was a magical evening, eating al fresco by candle light with convivial company, food from the farm and a master chef working the grill. I secretly feared that the encore could not live up to my memories. I was wrong. Sitting at a candle-lit table overlooking the vineyard at sunset, it was as if we had been magically transported to the Napa valley.