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Rich Variety at Local Craft Brewfest »

The 5th Annual Local Craft Brewfest was a sold out event. Featuring dozens of breweries, distilleries, and retailers of local food, the festival showcased the rich variety of products available from sustainable businesses in the greater Boston area. The Moakley U.S. Courthouse on the Waterfront is a great location for an event like this, with […]
Posted by: Nicola on December 2, 2014 @ 9:25 am
Filed under: Corn Free July,Local Craft Brewfest

Blueprint Brands: Redesigning Your Liquor Cabinet. »

It can be hard to reconcile a love of local, ethically sourced food with a love of booze. Like cell phones and hot showers, alcohol tends to sometimes fall under the category of “I gotta draw the line somewhere.” Luckily, there’s Blueprint Brands, a marketing and sales company that works solely with “a carefully curated selection of […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 21, 2014 @ 7:00 am
Filed under: Blog,Corn Free July,Local Craft Brewfest

Kitchensurfing: A Professional Chef in the Comfort of Your Own Home »

The digital age has introduced us to valuable new ways of sharing information and connecting with people and resources to which we might not have previously had access. But the organizations that make the best use of this technology are the ones that encourage or facilitate offline connections. Kitchensurfing does just that. It’s an innovative […]
Posted by: Nicola on August 25, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Filed under: Blog,Corn Free July

Save That Stuff: A Sustainable Waste Management Option »

The Boston Local Food Festival is going to have ZERO WASTE. That means that all food scraps will be composted, and all plates, bottles, and flatware will be recycled thanks to Save That Stuff. In addition to providing a low-impact, low-guilt experience at the Festival, what can Save That Stuff do for you? Save That […]
Posted by: Nicola on August 6, 2014 @ 9:00 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July,Sponsor Announcements,Sustainability

Something Between a Spaceship and a Conestoga Wagon »

Those insulated boxes from Domino’s keep your food hot, but they’re certainly not the classiest way to get a pizza delivered. Based in Hampton, New Hampshire, Flatbread Company’s unique mobile oven will cater your event in style. This contraption is a real wood fired oven on wheels, always open for business, and happy to come to […]
Posted by: Nicola on July 2, 2014 @ 1:37 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July

Aeronaut Brewing Takes Flight in Somerville »

It’s a good time to be a craft brewer. According to the Brewers Association, the industry grew by 20% in 2013, and 17% in 2012. Rather than crowding each other out, local microbreweries seem to be increasing the demand for craft beer in general, as well as for a wide variety of options in terms […]
Posted by: Nicola on May 30, 2014 @ 10:00 am
Filed under: Blog,Corn Free July,Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest

What if? City Feed and Supply »

Like any good idea, City Feed and Supply started with an isolated event followed by someone wondering, “What if?” The event in this case was the closing of a convenience store in Jamaica Plain’s Stony Brook neighborhood in the late 1990’s. Local resident Kristine Cortese wondered what if there was a convenience store that sold […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 18, 2013 @ 11:45 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July

A highlight on Food Day »

If you’re reading this, you probably love food. And why shouldn’t you? It’s delicious, it’s social, there’s no end to the variety so you’ll never get bored, and it literally keeps us alive. Something as amazing as food really deserves its own holiday, which is why I was so excited to find out that there’s […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 11, 2012 @ 10:14 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July

A Taste of Doves and Figs at Boston Local Food Festival »

“While most kids want to open a lemonade stand, I dreamed of someday selling jam,” recalls Robin Cohen, owner of Doves and Figs Kitchen of Arlington, Massachusetts. Today, Robin – as principal jam maker, fanciful flavor developer, whimsical name creator, and purveyor of the highest quality jams and conserves – does just that: she makes sparkling […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 3, 2012 @ 1:32 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July

NOFA/Mass at BLFF! »

Another organization coming out to get excited about local food with us this October is the Massachusetts chapter of the New England Organic Farming Association, or NOFA/Mass for short. An eclectic community, NOFA/Mass includes gardeners, farmers, landscapers and consumers who share the common vision of getting food from the land in a way that preserves and sustains […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 29, 2012 @ 12:12 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July
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