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Slow Food International’s Paolo Di Croce to visit Philadelphia September 7th

Slow Food International Executive Director Paolo Di Croce to visit Philadelphia. Photo courtesy Slow Food International

“Bridging Piedmont and Philadelphia”, an evening with Slow Food International Executive Director, Paolo Di Croce, Wednesday, September 7th at World Cafe Live.

Slow Food International has chapters and projects around the world and on Wednesday, September 7th, Philadelphia will have an opportunity to learn about Slow Food’s important work defending the biodiversity of our food and protecting gastronomic traditions throughout the world.

Slow Food Philadelphia will host Paolo Di Croce, Slow Food International Executive Director, for a wine and cheese reception at the World Café Live from 5-7PM, $20 advance tickets are required to attend.

The wines served will be from Piedmont, Italy, home to Slow Food International headquarters, and the cheese, provided by DiBruno Brothers, will be a showcase of local, regional, cheeses from Philadelphia.

Additional donations will also be accepted in support of two projects; one Slow Food International Project “A Thousand Gardens in Africa” and Philadelphia’s Coalition Against Hunger.

Location: World Cafe Live, Philadelphia, PA
Date & Time: Wednesday, September 7th 2011, 5-7pm
Tickets: $20 Click here to purchase. Must be purchased in advance.