May 13th, 2014 by Larry Elbert
Slow Food Orange County’s first Snail of Appreciation Award will be presented to Vitaly, Maurizio Cocchi proprietor, on Friday, May 16, 6 PM, at the restaurant in the Camp on Bristol St. in Costa Mesa.
Slow Food Orange County’s Snail of Appreciation award recognizes that Vitaly sources local, organic ingredients in their artisanal creations: Piadina, Cassone, Gelato, and Pasta, that are based on centuries-old Italian recipes and traditions.
Vitaly shares this heritage by cooking in full view of its customers and explaining the techniques involved.
Vitaly sources seasonal, sustainably-produced ingredients and strives to reduce waste.
April 25th, 2014 by Linda Elbert
Can U Dig IT? Garden Work Day at TMA
This is short notice but Tustin Memorial Academy is having a garden workday! The work day will take place this Sunday, April 27, from 9am-12pm at Tustin Memorial Academy. The address is: 12712 Browning Avenue, Santa Ana, CA. Activities will include planting, weeding, water cistern improvements and many more projects. If you have time and would like to spend a morning helping out with a worthy school garden project come lend a hand!
April 23rd, 2014 by Linda Elbert