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Bubbly 101 with George Vesel of veselbev

Join Wine Guy/Professor Bubbly George Vesel for a Slow Food Kansas City fun-raiser.  He’ll guide you through the sometimes perplexing, but always satisfying world of bubbly, sparkling, Sekt, Cava, Spumante, Champagne.  We’ll talk about the history of bubbly, the grapes, the types and the regions and sample a dozen or more bubblies, including, yes, French […]

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Slow Food KC Annual Harvest Potluck

  Join Slow Food Kansas City and friends as we celebrate the harvest! Annual Fall Harvest Dinner Sunday, September 28th, 2014 5:30pm  – 8:00pm Somerset Ridge Winery 29725 Somerset Road Somerset, KS 66071 (West of U.S. 69 hwy, South of KS 68 hwy) Advance reservations only: Slow Food KC Members – Free with potluck dish […]

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Chocolate Raffle for Lisa Waterman Gray

Help Lisa Waterman Gray travel to Turin, Italy for Slow Food International’s Terre Madre/Salone del Gusto biannual conference & to her ancestral home in Ferrara, in October 2014. BUY A CHOCOLATE RAFFLE TICKET TO WIN: ​Grand Prize: 6 free months of chocolate desserts Two first prizes: 3 free months of chocolate desserts Dessert deliveries begin in August 2014 […]

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From Turin to Ferrara- a Fundraising Dinner for Lisa Waterman Gray

YOU’RE INVITED: From Turin to Ferrara A fundraising dinner for Lisa Waterman Gray’s trip to Slow Food’s Terre Madre/Salone del Gusto & her family’s ancestral home Date: August 21 Time: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Place: 9205 Kessler, Overland Park Price: $40 Only 20 seats available!! Reservation deadline:  August 14 Featuring Italian wines &regional cuisine such as: Appetizers: Seafood […]

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Tomato Events Coming Up!

Slow Food Kansas City presents Just-Off-The-Vine Tomato Dinner Let’s celebrate summer tomatoes with a glass of wine and a delicious chef-lead event!  Chef Jasper Mirabile of Jasper’s Restaurant will be preparing and serving a menu of Gazpacho, Fresh Mozzarella, Summer Pasta and finishing with a Ricotta and Tomato Tart.  We’ll tour the vineyard and the […]

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Grilling 201: Girls and Grills

Last week’s class, Grilling 201: Girls and Grills was so fun! Slow Food Kansas City presented Gay Jones, The First Lady of Grilling, with help from The Grill Mayor himself, Craig Jones. Below are a few pictures from our event. There is 1 last class left with Craig Jones that will cover Advanced Grilling Skills. […]

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Slow Food Kanas City Presents Craig and Gay Jones Grilling Series

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Liz Handlen Cell: 816.809.6518 Email: [email protected] Sharpen your grilling skills this season with the “Grill Mayor” and the “First Lady of the Grill” A series of three classes will knock the rust off of your grills and skills Grilling season is just around the corner. Brush up your skills, or pick up […]

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Slow Food Kansas City Local Egg Day

Press Release For Immediate Release Slow Food Kansas City Presents: Local Egg Day Celebration Celebrate the EGG at local restaurants, bakeries, butcher shops and wine vineyards. On May 24, 2014, Slow Food Kansas City will celebrate Local Egg Day in cooperation with local restaurants, markets and food artisans. Select local restaurants and bakeries will offer […]

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Thoughts on Egg Day by Gordon Rock

No clever arrangement of bad eggs ever made a good omelet. ~C.S. Lewis Egg Month is celebrated in this country each May in large part because soon after Easter, eggs sales tend to slow.  This year, in Kansas City, the divine egg will be revered by Slow Food Kansas City at homes and local restaurants […]

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Kansas City Food Circle Eat Local & Organic! Expo

Join us this Saturday, April 12, 2014, at the Kansas City Food Circle Eat Local & Organic! Expo located at MCC – Penn Valley Community College from9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Be sure to stop by the Slow Food Kansas City table to meet some the members of our Board of Directors, learn about our […]

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