Rio Vista Slow Food


Chefs Culinary Creations Star of Slow Food Festival

The night before the June 21st Slow Food Festival hometown Chefs Shirley Lira will be peeling 76 tomatoes and a “crate” of cucumbers while nearby her husband, Jim Lira, will be shucking 100 ears of corn and seasoning 300 lamb…

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Slow Food Festival Promises Variety & Abundance

Come look, swirl, sip, and savor wine during the 3rd Annual Slow Food Festival. One of the most entertaining aspects of the Slow Food Festival is wine tasting. Each year the Slow Food Festival attempts to introduce festival goers to…

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Denny James and leehowardsmusicaluniverse to Play at Slow Food Festival

It’s not only delicious food and wine that you will enjoy at the upcoming Slow Food Festival on June 21st. While you nosh and sip, you will also delight in great music by talented artists Denny James and leehowardsmusicaluniverse.

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Big Red Farms Coming to Slow Food Festival

Posted 5/28/14 to The Beacon By Susan Whitesell When Diane and Mike Mitchell first bought their 11 acres in the Capay Valley, they had no idea they would soon be producing an award-winning olive oil. And this year, they will…

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Al Medvitz to speak at Slow Food Festival

Posted 5/21/14 to the River News Herald By Susan Whitesell The 3rd Annual Slow Food Festival June 21st has a distinguished speaker, Al Medvits. His topic is, “Farming at the Center of the World.” According to Al, this area is…

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Elegant Beans and Beyond at Slow Food Festival

Posted 5/14/14 to the River News Herald By Susan Whitesell Elegant Beans and Beyond of Mohr-Fry Ranches was recently awarded a Producer “Snail of Approval” by Slow Food Sacramento, recognizing businesses producing locally unique and sustainable foods. Elegant Beans and…

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The Lucas Winery at Slow Food Festival

Posted  5/7/14 to the River News Herald By Susan Whitesell Picture a beautiful summer day… I am sitting on a quaint patio tasting a lovely glass of The Lucas Winery ZinStar Zinfandel, surrounded by acres and acres of lush vineyards….

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