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Slow Food Cooking Contest

The Consulate General of Switzerland is inviting the members of the Swiss Community of Texas to participate in their Slow Food cooking video contest.

In view of the Italian Language week (Oct. 19-25), the Consulate General of Switzerland will be highlighting the Slow Food Movement and is now asking participants to send them a video of their Swiss-inspired recipe!

The contest is open to everybody and runs through October 20th. All entries should focus on the “slow” preparation of the dish using fresh, local ingredients.

The details on how to participate can be found in the PDF attachment. The winner of the video contest will be selected as part of the virtual celebration on October 21st!

Prizes to win:

1. A traditional Raclette dinner for 2 with the Consul General of Switzerland at the Swiss residence in Atlanta

2. A Best of Ticino Bread Knife with the shape of the Alps of the Southern canton by PanoramaKnife International

3. The adorable and beautifully illustrated cookbook “Swiss cooking” by Helvetic Kitchen

Italian Language Week and Slow Food Movement in Switzerland

Celebrate the Settimana della Lingua italiana nel Mondo (Italian Language Week) with us & learn more about the Slow Food Movement in Switzerland on Oct. 21, 2020!

Together with the Italian Department of Emory University, the Consulate General of Switzerland will be hosting a virtual program featuring speeches by the Consul General of Switzerland in Atlanta Peter Zimmerli, the President of the Slow Food Atlanta Chapter Peter Morich, student presentations, and a Q&A session. A special highlight will be the voting of the best cooking video.

More details and registration:

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Please contact us if you are organizing a Swiss related meetup or event in your area of Texas. You can request to have it posted on the calendar above.

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