A Different Spring

A Different Spring

Our Spring Newsletter gives you a taste of what we have planned for a freer 2022, introduces @slowfoodaotearoa on Instagram, celebrates a Slow Food Hero making a real difference in lockdown and looks at how Slow Food is making its voice heard at COP26.

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New Events and Slow News for Winter

New Events and Slow News for Winter

The Snail of Approval  Slow Winter events are happening in July and August - get your tickets now. Cured: An Evening of Taste - a Snail of Approval Collab Event on July 15th - book now! (A Lady Butcher) TÊTE-À-QUEUE NOSE TO TAIL DINNER (Duck) on July 24th - book now!...

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Love and Pierogi

Love and Pierogi

Our Polish Pierogi workshop was so much more than a cooking class. It reminded us that food is love and food is memory – a way to connect to our heritage and to our own cultural identity.  There was no doubt it is all about family – our teacher Angelina, owner of Taste of Poland catering was there with her daughter and Regina from the Auckland Polish Association with her amazing Mama. While most of us were curious cooks and eaters, others had fond memories of their Babcia’s (grandmother’s) pierogi and wanted to learn how to make them.

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Glen Eden Food is Free event

Glen Eden Food is Free event

Saturday's Food is Free Festival was a great success, and yes, food was free, thanks to all the volunteers, sponsors and people who donated produce and knowledge! We had workshops and cooking demos, soup and bread and fruits and veggies, plants and seedlings, trading...

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A Snail is Born

A Snail is Born

Was the launch of the inaugural Slow Food Auckland Snail of Approval most beautiful food event of the year? We think so!  We celebrated fourteen Auckland region food businesses who became New Zealand’s first to be awarded the Slow Food “Snail of Approval”, at an event...

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Slow Fish New Zealand Has Landed.

Slow Fish New Zealand Has Landed.

"Anutosh Penny Cusack had a simple mission - find a restaurant that sold fish caught from fishers based in her home city, Auckland. She wound up with an empty plate." RNZ Morning Report, Oct 22nd 2020 New Zealand’s first Slow Fish discussion was held at the Eat New...

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