Slow Food Upstate

Supporting Good, Clean and Fair Food

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Fri. 4/3 1:00 AM Learn to Forage for Wild Food Hike at the Clemson Experimental Forest Learn to Forage for Wild Food Hike at the Clemson Experimental Forest Friday April 3, 2015 10:00am – 2:00pm Location: The Clemson Experimental Forest: Students will be emailed the hike location on March 30th (Eliza is planning to do a prelimin... more
Sat. 4/4 9:00 AM Travelers Rest Farmers Market

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Saturdays through September

Sat. 4/11 9:00 AM Travelers Rest Farmers Market

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Saturdays through September

9:00 AM Bio-Way Farm Plant Sale Come out for a fun day and find amazing organic vegetables and herbs as well as fruiting shrubs and hard to find perennials. Join Chris Sermons for a farm tour and plant talks throughout the day. 20 different varieties of tomatoes 14 different pe... more
9:00 AM RMSC Living History Farm Visit the Living History Farm at Roper Mountain Science Center as well as many other exciting venues. RMSC Living History Farm is a Slow Food Upstate Snail Blazer Award Winner. A great day for the family. The past comes alive at the Living His... more
10:00 AM Old-Timey Kitchen Gardens Class with Eliza A. H. Lord Old-Timey Kitchen Gardens Saturday April 11th, 2015 10:00am – 1:00pm Phone:(864) 898-2936 Admission:Tuition $65/student Learn hands-on about cabin homestead gardens and historic vegetables, fruits, herbs, and medicinal plants and the... more
10:30 AM Early Spring Mountain Hearth Cooking Class with Carol Bozarth Early Spring Mountain Cooking Saturday April 11, 2015 10:30am - 4:00pm Register Here. Instructor - Carol Bozarth Address:138 Hagood Mill Rd., Pickens, SC 29671 Phone:(864) 898-2936 Admission:$75 per student Preregistration required Mu... more
Thu. 4/16 6:15 PM Wild Fermentation class Learn hands-on-in-the-kitchen how to wild ferment vegetables from the garden so that you can confidently prepare these probiotic-rich, live-cultured foods at home. We’ll be making authentic sauerkraut, pickles, and kimchi from local produce. ... more
Sat. 4/18 9:00 AM Greenbrier Farms Plant Sale

Greenbrier's Organically Grown Starter Plants for your Summer Garden, Plant Sale.

Plant education offered.

More information here.

9:00 AM Travelers Rest Farmers Market

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Saturdays through September

Sun. 4/19 10:00 AM Mushroom Mountain Farm Tour 200 Finley Rd., Easley, SC 29642 $15.00, register here. 10am-11:30am: Tours consist of: •Lesson in "Mushroom Ecology & Life Cycle" •Lesson in "Mycoremediation" •Mushroom Trail Tour •Lab Tour •Lesson in "Mush... more
1:30 PM Growing a Small Space Intensive Food Garden This hands-on, in depth class will cover the ins and outs of successfully using the French “intensive growing” method. This is the high productivity method that “Square Foot Gardening” is based off of. These types of gardens l... more
3:00 PM Slow Food at Indie Grits Sustainable Chefs Showcase Slow Food at Indie Grits Sustainable Chefs Showcase April 19, 2015 3:00-6:00pm 711 Whaley Street (701 Whaley) Columbia SC 29201 $25/$20/$10 The Midlands’ finest eco-conscious chefs will serve small bites featuring sustainably pr... more
Thu. 4/23 6:15 PM Cooking with Local Morel Mushrooms Cooking with Local Morel Mushrooms 6:15pm to 8pm – Register here. Morel mushrooms are a delicacy available for only a few weeks in early spring. They’re nearly impossible to cultivate so the overwhelming majority of morel mushrooms are c... more
Sat. 4/25 All day Wheels for Meals Charity Ride Wheels for Meals Charity Ride April 25, 2015 at Furman University Featuring 26 mile, 45 mile, 63 mile metric, and 100 mile English Century routes, plus the addition of a brand new 10 Mile Family Fun Ride, 2015 promises to be an outstanding even... more
9:00 AM Travelers Rest Farmers Market

http://www.trfarmersmarket.org/

Saturdays through September

10:30 AM Breakfast ? Pioneer Mountain Style Class with Carol Bozarth at Hagood Mill Breakfast Pioneer Mountain Style Saturday April 25, 2015 10:30am - 4:00pm Address:138 Hagood Mill Rd., Pickens, SC 29671 Phone 864- 898-2936 Admission:Tuition $75 per student Pre-registration required Must be 18 years of age Instructo... more
2:00 PM The Community Tap Craft Beer Festival A fun party with a collection of rare and one-off beers from forty+ of our favorite breweries. There will also be food, music, and other activities for your enjoyment. Tickets, $55 each, will go fast - 2013 & 2014 were a sold out events, don't m... more
Thu. 4/30 6:15 PM Cooking with Local Morel Mushrooms Morel mushrooms are a delicacy available for only a few weeks in early spring. They’re nearly impossible to cultivate so the overwhelming majority of morel mushrooms are collected from the wild and sold for prices upwards of $40-$60 per pound. ... more
Sat. 5/2 9:00 AM Travelers Rest Farmers Market

http://www.trfarmersmarket.org/

Saturdays through September

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Membership matters! Slow Food members are the lifeblood of this organization, providing the necessary financial support to power the global movement, the devotion to living Slow and making “good, clean and fair food for all” a reality.

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As a member, you choose your local chapter, Slow Food Upstate.

When you choose the Upstate as your local chapter, we offer such benefits as:

  • priority notification and discounts to our events
  • annual members only meeting
  • an invitation to participate in our members only cooking classes
  • 10% off books at the Earth Market Greenville
  • become part of the selection team for "Upstate Snail Blazer" Awards

Upcoming Events

Friday, Apr 3 at 1:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday, Apr 4 at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday, Apr 11 at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday, Apr 11 at 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Slow Food Upstate Board

Janette Wesley, Chapter Leader

Linda Lee, Co-Chair

Joe Augello , Treasurer

Lil Glenn, Secretary

Mary Carney

Sarah Flick

Mary Hayes

Donna Johnston

Eve King

Dr. Beth Kunkle

Jordon Lea

Vivian Portunato

Chris Sermons

Renato Vicario

Dr. Nancy Walker

Brittney Waller

Emily Yepes

 

Advisory Board

Anna Kate Hipp

Jim Ritchie