Brazil: Santa Catarina legalizes sale and production of raw milk

BRAZIL: SANTA CATARINA LEGALIZES SALE AND PRODUCTION OF RAW MILK

An important step forward for producers of raw milk cheese: once signed into law, these new regulations can help inspire other Brazilian...

Resisting the “Green Revolution” in Visayas

RESISTING THE “GREEN REVOLUTION” IN VISAYAS

The Visayan Islands are a large yet little-known group of islands in the center of the Philippines, home to around 20 million people...

 
 
 
The Solutions Are At Our Fingertips

THE SOLUTIONS ARE AT OUR FINGERTIPS

Climate change can feel daunting and abstract, and many people feel the decisions they make don't have a direct impact. But they are...

Menu For Change: where your donation goes

MENU FOR CHANGE: WHERE YOUR DONATION GOES

Slow Food works on a wide spectrum of projects which has a common social, cultural and environmental aim: to defend the right to good,...

 
 
 
Terra Madre Day 2017: serving solutions to tackle climate change

TERRA MADRE DAY 2017: SERVING SOLUTIONS TO TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE

Each year on Slow Food's anniversary, December 10, the global Slow Food network celebrates Terra Madre Day to promote local eating,...

Great Britain: Climate change puts cereal production at risk

GREAT BRITAIN: CLIMATE CHANGE PUTS CEREAL PRODUCTION AT RISK

Drought, desertification, floods, sea-level rise and ocean pollution put our food at risk across the world. The poorest parts of the...

 
 
 
Searching for water in the Chalbi Desert

SEARCHING FOR WATER IN THE CHALBI DESERT

My name is Tumal Orto Galdibe. I am a pastoralist from the Chalbi Desert in northern Kenya, located at the foot of the Hurri Hills...

Fiji: The Winds of Change

FIJI: THE WINDS OF CHANGE

When we think of the climate change affecting Fiji and the Pacific, what comes to mind are the lyrics of “Blowing in the Wind” come...

 
 
 
Finland: “The ground is sinking and disappearing.”

FINLAND: “THE GROUND IS SINKING AND DISAPPEARING.”

I'm Tero Mustonen, a fisher and scientist. I work throughout the Arctic, in the north of the world, where the impacts of climate change...

The Spice of Life

THE SPICE OF LIFE

In recent years, thanks in no small part to the Slow Food and Farm-to-table movements, serious cooks everywhere have begun to pay close...

 
 
 
Unseasonal Temperatures in Belgium Bring Beer Production to a Halt

UNSEASONAL TEMPERATURES IN BELGIUM BRING BEER PRODUCTION TO A HALT

From a young age I followed the teachings of my father and my grandfather, and from them I learned all the secrets of beer. Lambic...

Climate Change, Land Degradation and the Loss of Agricultural Land

CLIMATE CHANGE, LAND DEGRADATION AND THE LOSS OF AGRICULTURAL LAND

Land degradation and desertification concern us all. They reinforce the effects of global warming, impacting on soils, vegetation,...

 
 
 
Alarming increase in the new ICCAT quotas for tuna fishing

ALARMING INCREASE IN THE NEW ICCAT QUOTAS FOR TUNA FISHING

The meeting of the 51-member International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas called to set new tuna catch quotas has...

South Africa: A Fledgling Artisan Cheese Culture Under Threat

SOUTH AFRICA: A FLEDGLING ARTISAN CHEESE CULTURE UNDER THREAT

In South Africa we have a huge diversity of landscapes, of animals, of languages and of people. On the dry west coast of the country,...

 
 
 
Rediscovering the food culture of the Ainu people

REDISCOVERING THE FOOD CULTURE OF THE AINU PEOPLE

On 29th of October, 2017, the 1st Ainu Food Festival was held at the Ainu Cultural Center in Pirka Kotan, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan....

The Situation is Critical: Reflections on the Agrifood Atlas

THE SITUATION IS CRITICAL: REFLECTIONS ON THE AGRIFOOD ATLAS

Today, the agrifood system lies in the hand of few gigantic corporations. Multinational firms have established themselves along the...

 
 
 
World Fisheries Day 2017

WORLD FISHERIES DAY 2017

World Fisheries Day was established by the World Fisheries Forum as an opportunity for reflection on our ever-increasing knowledge...

URBAN-RURAL INTEGRATION AND REVIVAL OF MARKETPLACES IN COLOMBIA

Colombian cities play a key role in peacebuilding in a highly urbanized country, where the urban population has been detached from...

 
 
 
COP23: It's Not Too Late To Change Course

COP23: IT'S NOT TOO LATE TO CHANGE COURSE

COP23 has just closed in Bonn, Germany, the conference intended to define how the Paris Agreement on climate change should be applied....

Who's Going to Save the Planet?

WHO'S GOING TO SAVE THE PLANET?

Merkel and Macron warmed the climate yesterday at COP23 , the United Nations conference called to discuss the implementation of the...

 
 
 



Baked Zucchini and Squash

Baked Zucchini and Squash

This recipe may be the perfect side dish: Baked Zucchini and Squash. This recipe only takes a few minutes to prepare, has only a few seasonings and comes out of the oven in... Read more ...

Sous Vide Ribeye with Fig Reduction

Sous Vide Ribeye with Fig Reduction

The coupling of a perfectly cooked ribeye with the flavor of red wine makes for a perfect dinner. Using a sous vide to cook a ribeye ensures that any aspiring home chef keeps... Read more ...

Cuisinart Food Processor Giveaway

Cuisinart Food Processor Giveaway

Disclaimer: Products are provided to Steamy Kitchen for a thorough, honest review. We do not receive payment for reviews. Each review takes 5-10 hours of hands-on testing... Read more ...

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

Sponsored Post: Whether you are hosting a wine party or looking for the perfect pairing for your dinner party menu, we've teamed up with Sonoma-Cutrer to provide wine... Read more ...

Raw Milk Recalled from Old Silvana Creamery because of E. coli

Raw Milk Recalled from Old Silvana Creamery because of E. coli

Jim Sinnema, owner of Old Silvana Creamery, issued a recall today for the milk because samples of it have tested positive for E. coli. The milk has best-by dates between Dec... Read more ...

Bundt pan size

Bundt pan size

Our magazine, Sift, is filled with stunning photography and delicious recipes. But it's also a great educational resource for bakers. From time to time we pick out a reader's... Read more ...

The 10 Best Brewery Taprooms and Brewpubs (2017)

The 10 Best Brewery Taprooms and Brewpubs (2017)

It was another banner year for craft beer. As macro breweries continue to acquire new brands , craft breweries are opening at an incredible rate. There are now more than 5,000... Read more ...

How to Pick the Perfect Bottle of Wine for Every Holiday Party

How to Pick the Perfect Bottle of Wine for Every Holiday Party

We're in the thick of holiday party season, which probably has you on a first-name basis with your local wine shop salesperson. Different parties require different bottles... Read more ...

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Spruce up the usual chocolate chip cookies with shards of Andes mints candy. Anyone in the mood for some cookie inspo? You know, because I'm always happy to give it! So today's... Read more ...

Land-grant universities boost food safety for freshcut produce

Land-grant universities boost food safety for freshcut produce

Editor's note: This information is from agisamerica.org , a website supporting the work of the Association of Public & Land-Grant Universities. Food safety and quality control... Read more ...

CDC: What Foods are Killing Us

CDC: What Foods are Killing Us

The Interagency Food Safety Analytics Collaboration published its analysis of what food tend to be linked to certain bacteria. Salmonella illnesses came from a wide variety of... Read more ...

Panettone Weekend

Panettone Weekend

Bring home an Italian during Panettone Weekend at Eataly L.A.! Trust us: this legendary, well-dressed holiday cake is an Italian that you'll want to have over for dinner - and... Read more ...