Foodshed Alliance – Farm-to-Fork Celebration of Local Foods & Farms

Foodshed Alliance is hosting another Farm-to-Fork Celebration. Get your tickets here!

Join the Foodshed Alliance at Andre’s Restaurant & Wine Boutique in Newton, NJ where Chef and Owner Andre deWaal will prepare dinner for a Farm-to-Fork Celebration of Local Foods and Farms that incorporates locally grown foods into his creations.

 

Sunday, January 27, 2013
Cocktail Hour: 4:00 pm / Dinner: 5:00 pm
Andre’s Restaurant & Wine Boutique
188 Spring Street, Newton NJ 07860

How to…Holiday!

Edible Manhattan is putting on a How to…Holiday event at the Brooklyn Brewery.

Monday, December 3rd from 8pm to 10pm (doors open at 7:30pm)

With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start talking pies, turkeys and preserves! Join us for an evening of tasty lectures from the professionals and walk away with a set of tips to make sure your holiday entertaining is seamless and delicious!

Lectures and tips from:

Rachel’s Pies will teach you How To Bake a Blue Ribbon Pie

Fleisher’s Grass-fed and Organic Meats will teach you How To Roast the Perfect Turkey

Brooklyn Oenology Winery will teach you How To Choose a Delicious and Affordable Holiday Wine

Come hungry, there will be food for purchase from the Kimchi Taco truck.

Brooklyn Brewery beers will be available for $5.

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, proceeds from the event will be donated to the Brooklyn Community Foundation’s Brooklyn Recovery Fund.

Tickets are available on Edible Manhattan!

NEW GREEN CITY at UNION SQUARE Presented by GROW NYC…


Learn How to Live Green in NYC! Wednesday October 10th from 10AM to 5PM at Union Square. Free and Open to the Public!

About Your Host: GrowNYC is a hands-on non-profit which improves New York City’s quality of life. Whether it’s operating the world famous Union Square Greenmarket, building a new community garden, teaching young people about the environment, or improving recycling awareness, if you’re a New Yorker, GrowNYC is working near you! Make a donation to support a better NYC.

  • Relevant, action-oriented workshops led by The New School and others
  • Interactive art projects and presentations
  • DIY tutorials on weatherization techniques and much more
  • Walk through “Recyclarium” and learn how 3Rs work hosted by Sims Metal Management
  • Learn about New York City’s Bike Share program with Citibank
  • Watch chefs go head to head at a Solar Cook-Off with locally grown, seasonal food
  • Make Green Art for all ages
  • Onsite textile and cell phone recycling
  • Buy farm fresh produce at one of the country’s largest and best Greenmarket
  • Meet local leaders in the sustainability movement

www.grownyc.org/newgreencity

Nutmegger Cheese and Wine Festival: Sunday Sept. 23rd

Join the Nutmegger Cheese and Wine Festival: A Fundraiser to protect Connecticut’s farmland and support quality childhood nutrition

This very special event will feature some of the very best of Connecticut’s Cheese, wine, ice cream, and artisanal breads. The festival will take place at the Jones Family Farms in Shelton Connecticut from noon until 4:00 p.m. We’ll also offer a series of “cheese talks,” live music with Ken Coulson & Gatsby’s Green Light, hay rides, vineyard tours, and a silent auction.

This fundraiser will support the ongoing efforts of the Working Lands Alliance to protect Connecticut’s productive farmland and advance agricultural viability, and the Valley Initiative to advance health & learning in schools. Learn more about our event beneficiaries.

The festival will take place rain or shine. Buy your tickets with confidence! If it’s rainy, the event can be moved inside barns and tents in the historic Jones farmyard.

*Tickets are limited* 

Buy your tickets now to reserve your spot at the event!

Join us to celebrate the 2nd Annual FOOD DAY!

SAVE THE DATE!

Food tastings fundraiser by some of NYC’s finest restaurants and artisan food suppliers committed to local procurement & healthy fare. Film screening, Great Raffle Prizes and more!

Food & Finance High School, 525 W 50th St. Oct. 24th @ 6:30

Hosts: Lisa Suriano of Veggiecation, Avis Richards of Birds Nest Foundation & Peter Insalaco of Local Food Support Network.

All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Ground Up Campaign gardens and to organizations promoting wellness education in the schools.

For more information contact Peter Insalaco, 212.722.2524 or at peteri@localfoodsupportnetwork.com

 

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