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Food & Wine Classic Starts Tomorrow

Top national food and wine fest in Aspen. The 2014 Food & Wine Classic in Aspen starts tomorrow, June 20, and continues for three Lucullan days. I’ve been there before,  in the past, and loved the energetic combination of events that had me both fired up and exhausted. Seminars. Classes. Tastings. Star chef sightings. The whole scene. […]

How Locavore is Your State?

How Locavore is Your State?

New England tops list. Texas dead last. Colorado in the middle. Strolling of the Heifers, a Vermont-based organization committed to slow food and also slow, sustainable living, has published a fascinating infographic ranking states according to their commitment to locavore eating. It is interesting to see how each of the 50 states ranks. Interestingly, several states in […]