Celebrate good food at the Cultivate Festival on August 22 >>
Events and projects for people who
Love food and care about the environment
Slow Food Minnesota (Twin Cities) is part of Slow Food International, which began in Italy in 1986 as a protest against Romes first McDonalds. Slow Food is a global, grassroots organization with supporters in 150 countries who link the pleasure of good food with a commitment to their communities and the environment. The organization has more than 150,000 members worldwide.
Our members are farmers, home cooks, vintners, musicians, chefs, wine lovers, moms and dads, grocers, brewers, writers, nutritionists, students, bakers, lawyers, engineers . . . united in our support for good, clean, fair food.
More about our chapter and sustainably produced food in Minnesota >>
“Our primary goal has to be to make agriculture local again.”
– Carlo Petrini, founder of Slow Food