Boston Local Food Festival

Presented by Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts

Posts Tagged ‘localvore’

Barbara Lynch Gruppo and Sportello! »

One of Boston’s most prominent restauranteurs is Barbara Lynch, founder of the Barbara Lynch Gruppo, a collection of nine award winning restaurants. For many years now, this top chef has honed in on her vision: to have an array of different dining destinations, all marked with her top tier expectations in food, service and atmosphere.  […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 12, 2012 @ 12:04 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Chef Profile

Farmers To You! »

How Can a City-Dweller Get Fresh Food from the Farms of Vermont?  Farmers To You Farmers To You is one of the many unique organizations that the Boston Local Food Festival will showcase on October 7, 2012 at the Rose Kennedy Greenway.  This partnership of Vermont farmers and Boston-area families is an innovative program working […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 11, 2012 @ 11:52 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival

Cheers to Local! »

Often those who appreciate fine food enjoy great beverages.  Modern Homebrew Emporium will be participating in The Local Craft Brewfest, a fundraiser for the Boston Local Food Festival that will showcase craft brewers, artisan brews, and local food producers at the Courthouse on October 5. In addition to beer and wine, Modern Homebrew Emporium is also […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 6, 2012 @ 11:06 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Local Craft Brewfest

Hyper-Local Brewfest- a Local Lovefest Success! »

With 35 vendors and 800 Brew Fans, Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts successfully held the first Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest at the Somerville Armory on June 16, 2012. The Brew Crew tees shared the day’s mission: “Eat Local. Drink Local. Be Local.” This festival marked the first time that local breweries like Cambridge Brewing Company (CBC), […]

Get Active About Local »

You’ve probably heard of Jamie Oliver and his health food in school movement. What you may not have heard about is our own hometown heros that have been working on a food & fitness movement in the communities around Boston. And they’ve been doing it since 2006! You could call them the pioneers of the […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 20, 2011 @ 10:00 am
Filed under: Blog

Vermont Smoke and Cure: Old Traditions Die Hard »

“Old traditions die hard.” While not the motto of Vermont Smoke and Cure in South Barre, Vermont, one might guess that this mantra pulses through the veins of all its employees. Vermont Smoke and Cure crafts some of the finest summer sausage, bacon, ham and other smoked meats in the world and credits its unique […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 15, 2011 @ 2:00 pm
Filed under: Blog

“Slow Down. Eat Well.” »

Think about the average food or beverage purchases people make on a day to day basis. Too often these purchases go something like this: Create list. Drive to the store. Select items from your list. Go through the self checkout line. Drive home. In this scenario, the job is done, mission accomplished. Something is missing, […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 14, 2011 @ 11:04 am
Filed under: Blog

Local “Fare” Trade »

Boston is a great place to be in July. This is especially true if you are a fan of fresh, local and seasonal foods. Local farms in the Greater Boston area are proudly presenting the produce that we all were pining for in February. Local food businesses are now able to purchase from farms and […]
Posted by: Nicola on July 26, 2010 @ 8:17 pm
Filed under: Blog,Documentary,News

Know Your Roots: Eat Local »

Know Your Roots: Eat Local is a short documentary film on the benefits of eating “local” food. The film is produced in Boston, MA by Sara DeForest and Scott Silverman. It features Jamey Lionette-one of the Boston Local Food Festival organizers, John Lee of Allandale Farm, JJ Gonson-owner of Cuisine en Locale, Tony Maws-chef/owner of […]
Posted by: Nicola on June 11, 2010 @ 8:27 pm
Filed under: Blog,Documentary,Film,News