Archives: Holiday Gift Ideas

Gift Giving and Climate Changing

12/20/09 | by slowfoodsf | Holiday Gift Ideas

“A Grudging Accord.” That is what the New York Times called the tenuous, non-binding agreement produced out of the United Nations conference on climate change. The final document consisted of only 12 paragraphs. For those of us concerned with the climate or simply living on this planet, the news is incredibly disheartening. But is it [...]

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Eating and Cooking Animals

11/20/09 | by slowfoodsf | Holiday Gift Ideas

The show starts in typical Julia fashion-a complicated contraption of funnels and glass jars are piled on top of each other and out comes the sauce. If playing a sort of kitchen jenga wasn’t daring enough for you, Julia informs the audience that today we’re making tripe! I should let you know here that I’m [...]

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Getting the Holidays Cooking

11/18/09 | by slowfoodsf | Holiday Gift Ideas

Committee member Steve Rich suggests cookbooks for the holiday season, for yourself or for a loved one. There is no shortage of cookbooks and other tomes on the subject of food available in stores for the holidays. And with so many notable chefs and writers living in The Bay Area, there is a lengthy list [...]

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