Slow Food Austin reconnects people with the food they eat. Our educational initiatives, social activities, fundraising events, and community volunteer projects inspire respect for where food comes from and awaken true pleasure in eating.

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September 16, 2013

Date: Thursday, September 19,  6:00 pm -  9:00 pm
Location: Barr Mansion, 10463 Sprinkle Rd – Austin, TX 78754
Tickets: Purchase Tickets Online


  • The dinner will be held at the beautiful Barr Mansion and Artisanal Ballroom
  • Jesse Griffiths of Dai Due Butcher Shop will be slow-cooking a whole Richardson Farms‘ pig over an open flame
  • Johnson’s Backyard Garden will be providing the veggies
  • Real Ale will be providing their amazing craft beer
  • Deep Eddy Vodka will be providing spirits for the evening
  • Greenling will be providing red and white wine options to enjoy
  • Vegetarian options will be available
  • Local food entrepreneurs will be in attendance to tell you about their companies

The event is going to be a fun evening of mixing, mingling and getting to know the people who are key to creating and supporting our local food system. Come meet the hard working small business owners that are changing our food scene for the better, the community members that are supporting them by dining at their restaurants or buying their goods at the markets and local grocery stores and the everyday people that are investing their 1% to help ensure that these businesses have the capital they need to thrive.


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