Date: Saturday, April 19, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Sustainable Food Center, 2921 East 17th Street, Building C, Austin, Texas 78702
RSVP: This is a FREE event, but please reserve your spot by getting a ticket online.
Join us at the Sustainable Food Center‘s teaching kitchen to learn from Krystal Craig of Crave Artisan Chocolate. Krystal will demonstrate tempering chocolate while explaining the unique processes that each of her distinct treats has to go through before it lands on every pillow at the Four Seasons in Austin or arrives in your cupboard. We can’t wait to see Krystal demonstrate the passion she has for her craft, and we are even more excited to get to sample her freshly made treats! RSVP by getting a free ticket.
Date: Saturday April 12, 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Location: Skinny Lane Farm, Elgin, Texas
Tickets: purchase online ($30 includes the tour, brunch, and a takeaway box from the farm)
Enjoy the perfect spring weather with the Slow Food Austin tour and brunch at Skinny Lane Farm. Your ticket price includes an educational tour of the farm, light brunch prepared by Chef John Tomlin of Fire and Soul Cafe, a take-away of farm veggies, and an educational talk and strawberry tasting with Dr. Joe Masabni of Texas A&M University.
All ticket revenue goes back to the farmer so come on out and support the people who are bringing you food that is good, clean, and fair!
Farm address will be released to attendees after ticket purchase.
Date: Saturday, March 29th, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Josephine House, 1601 Waterston Ave, Austin, TX 78703
RSVP: this a FREE event, but please RSVP by getting a ticket
Join us March 29th for an information session and Q&A with Liz Baloutine of Seedlings Gardening as she offers tips for spring gardeners and walks us through the newly planted gardens at Josephine House.
About Liz Baloutine & Seedlings Gardening
Seedlings Gardening has helped restaurant and homeowners create beautiful landscapes and vegetable gardens since 2009. Native Austinite Liz Baloutine started Seedlings because of her passion for local, sustainably grown, healthy food. Her past and present clients also include Elizabeth Street Café, Jeffrey’s, Olivia, and Spoon & Co.
About Slow Food Austin
Slow Food Austin is an all-volunteer 501(c)3 organization that reconnects people with the food they eat. One of more than 200 chapters across 150 countries, Slow Food Austin motivates people to make responsible choices within our food system through educational initiatives, social activities, fundraising events and community volunteer projects that inspire respect for where food comes from and awakens true pleasure in eating. For more info, visit www.slowfoodaustin.org.
About Slow Sessions
Slow Sessions are educational events that are always free and open to the public. The goal is twofold: (1) to provide opportunities for Austinites to learn more about their food and where it comes from (2) to support local businesses whose values align with the Slow Food mission of good, clean and fair food for all.