Rio Vista Slow Food


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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Slow Food vs. Fast Food

Many people are still asking, “What is Slow Food?” Stated simply, “Slow Food” is the opposite of “Fast Food.” Slow Food is an alternative to the industrial system; one where all people can access and enjoy food that is good for them, good for those who cultivate or produce it, and good for the planet.

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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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Slow Food Rio Vista Attends Conference, Plans Festival

Posted 4/16/14 to the River News Herald By Susan Whitesell March 29th and 30th found Rio Vista Slow Food board members Janith Norman, Tom Surh, Susan Whitesell and Beverly Bellows at the Slow Food California Leader Meeting in Sacramento. There…

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