Sunday, February 26, 2012

Southern Vineyards Open Weekend :: Sunday 4 March




The 2012 wine bus tour will be to the Coal River Valley.

The first stop will be John Skinner’s vineyard, Third Child where we will have the opportunity to try six different vintages and a vertical comparison.

Meadowbank is our second stop for a wine tasting and coffee and Tony Scherer  will talk to us about the future plans for the vineyard.

The third stop will be Winemaking Tasmania where we will have an opportunity to try wines from 10 different vineyards and talk to the winemakers.

The final stop will be the Coal Valley Vineyard where we will have a 2 course seasonal lunch, prepared by well known chef Paul Foreman.  The lunch includes a glass of matched wine plus tea and coffee.

The bus will leave Campbell St, outside the Grand Chancellor at 9.30am and return between 3.30pm and 4.00pm

The cost is $80.00 for Slow Food Members and $90.00 for non members.

A lunch only option is available.
Cost $55
Time: 1.45pm
Venue: Coal Valley Vineyard, 257 Richmond Road

RSVP and Booking: Through Slow Food Hobart not Coal Valley Vineyard, by 1 March 2012.

To book contact slowfoodhobart@yahoo.com.au  or sms/phone 0438 585 988

Places are not reserved until full payment is received.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Students join the Slow Food revolution

Lansdowne Crescent Primary students (L to R) Sarah FultonStudents at Hobart's Lansdowne Crescent Primary School are becoming a part of the Slow Food revolution. Hear more about it here .

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

What is Slow Food?


The Slow Food movement - ever wondered what it's all about?  Then come along for an insight into the why, what, how and who of Slow Food. 

Hear passionate Slow Food members; Rodney Dunn :: Agrarian Kitchen, John Zito :: Nutpatch Nougat, Silvana Taurian :: Bottega Rotolo, Jo Cook :: MoMA,  and students from Lansdowne Crescent Primary  speak about this growing international movement and why it's so important.

6 – 7:15 pm Thursday 16 February 2012 
Bottega Rotolo
141 Bathurst St, Hobart

This a free event so for everyone to enjoy some seasonal Slow Food catering please  RSVP to:-

slowfoodhobart@yahoo.com.au or 
sms/phone 0438 585 988 by Wednesday 14th