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Slow Food Introduces ‘Snail Of Approval’ At Reading Terminal With An Amazing Tasting Event, November 14

Join Slow Food Philadelphia as they celebrate their first round of Snail of Approval recipients on November 14th at Reading Terminal. Photo: G.Widman for GPTMC

Support local food and the folks who do it right at Slow Food Philadelphia’s Snail of Approval event, Monday, November 14th at Reading Terminal Market.

Slow Food Philadelphia, the local chapter of Slow Food International, is dedicated to saving disappearing food traditions, traditional food products and celebrating everything local.

Slow Food Philadelphia’s Snail of Approval is a directory of restaurants, food and beverage artisans and markets that meet Slow Food’s standard of quality, authenticity and sustainability. In partnership with organizations like Fair Food, Slow Food will celebrate their first round of snail-approved businesses at Reading Terminal Market on Monday, November 14th.

This food-focused event will showcase tastings from 24 local purveyors (see the full list below the jump) and will also include wine, beer and music. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door (cash only). You must be 21 to attend.

Proceeds from this event will support Slow Food International’s project “A Thousand Gardens in Africa” and locally CATA, The Farmworker Support Committee and The Urban Tree Connection.

Slow Food Philadelphia’s Snail of Approval Event:
When: Monday, November 14th, 7-9PM
Where: Reading Terminal Market, Center Court
Cost: $30/in advance; $35/At door, CASH ONLY
*Must be 21 years of age to attend

List of Participating Restaurants
Cichetteria 19
Di Bruno Brothers & Petrossian Caviar
Earth – Bread + Brewery
Fare Restaurant
Feast Your Eyes Gourmet Catering
Fork Restaurant
John & Kira’s Chocolates
Harvest Local Foods Grocery
High West Distillery
LoveBar Chocolate
Molly Molloy’s
Philadelphia Brewing Company
Pumpkin Restaurant and Market
Pure Fare
The Restaurant School featuring their Pastry Shop
Southwark Restaurant & Bar
Spring Mill Café
Strada Pasta featuring Philadelphia CowShare
Supper Restaurant
Susanna Foo Gourmet Kitchen
Sycamore Restaurant
Stoudt’s Brewery &Wonderful Good Market
Tria Winebar
World Café Live