Successful Fundraiser And Membership Drive At Whole Foods Maui

Posted on Jun 27, 2010 in Events, Fundraising, Media, Membership | One Comment

We had a great day at our first fundraiser and membership drive at Whole Foods Maui in Kahului yesterday. The event was scheduled for 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and we sold out around 1:30 p.m. Our menu consisted of two plate lunches, a grilled Maui Cattle Co. beef burger or a salmon burger served with […]

Taste Education at Family Fun Day at Ali’i Kula Lavender

Posted on Jun 23, 2010 in Events | 2 Comments

Join representatives from Slow Food Maui for Taste Education—a tasting event that allows you to enjoy and learn about food locally grown on Maui—on Saturday, July 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Ali’i Kula Lavender. Cost $5.00 for adults and children 10 and older to sample, one time each, from four taste stations […]

Slow Food Maui Fundraiser & Membership Drive

Posted on Jun 23, 2010 in Events, Fundraising, Membership | One Comment

Slow Food Maui is having its first fundraiser and membership drive on Saturday, June 26, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Whole Foods Maui in Kahului. What is slow food? It’s everything fast food isn’t. It’s about fresh ingredients, locally grown food and sustainable culinary practices. The menu includes: Grilled Fresh Fish Burgers […]

Chef Nio Kindla at the Kihei Elementary School Garden

Posted on Jun 11, 2010 in Media | No Comments

During Harvest Day at the South Maui Sustainability Kihei Elementary School Garden project, Chef Nio Kindla talks about teaching the kids what food really is. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9typiqgM8QY[/youtube] It’s not just us. Jamie Oliver shows how the kids in his Food Revolution series didn’t know anything about where food comes from either. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bGYs4KS_djg[/youtube] Find out more about […]

TED: Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution

Posted on Jun 11, 2010 in Media | No Comments

Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution was a sobering look at how Americans typically eat. If you haven’t seen the series, it’s worth checking it out. Watch the speech, watch the series, sign the petition.

Slow Food In Australia

Posted on Jun 11, 2010 in Media | No Comments

Gourmet looks at the Slow Food Movement in Australia.

The Future Of Food

Posted on Jun 11, 2010 in Media | No Comments

The Future Of Food gives us a comprehensive view of the state of the food industry and how it impacts our lives, our health, our economy and our environment.

Alice Waters And Slow Food

Posted on Jun 11, 2010 in Media | No Comments

Alice Waters talks to Lesley Stahl about slow food… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1hU2w0a0HQ[/youtube]