Slow Food Columbia is one of 200+ Slow Food USA chapters, located in Columbia, South Carolina. Our mission is to support the movement behind GOOD, CLEAN and FAIR foodways in the Midlands and beyond. Our convivium hosts workshops, potlucks and other events throughout the year to celebrate local + seasonal flavors; to showcase the culinary talents of our region's chefs, farmers, + artisan producers; to strengthen connections between members of our local food community; and to educate the public about the importance of knowing where your food comes from.

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Local Beer Tasting - October 11, 2008

Please join us as we welcome beer expert Brian Cendrowski who will guide us through a tasting of local beers with small food pairings. This will be a casual event at the home of one of our members, Katie Reid.

Beers currently on the menu...

French Broad Goldenrod Pilsner
Highland Octoberfest
Green Man India Pale Ale
Blue Ridge Total Eclipse Stout

You can buy tickets online at Brown Paper Tickets.

When: October 11, 2008
Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: Home of the Reids in Olympia, Columbia, SC (please email us for exact address)

Monday, September 15, 2008

USC Launching a Farmer's Market

Slow Foodies - This just in:

The University of South Carolina is launching a "Healthy Carolina" farmer's market tomorrow. The market will run from 11 am to 2 pm on Greene Street in front of the Russell House University Union. According to the release it will feature 18 local vendors. Should be interesting to check out. More to come!