Iron Chef Redding: Delicious Contest Infused Fun into Fundraising

It’s true that just one chef won the first Iron Chef Redding competition Saturday, but I hesitate to put it that way, lest it lead to the unfortunate conclusion that the remaining chefs were losers. Losers? Au contraire, my fellow foodies,… Continue Reading

Chop, Chop to the Co-Op: Dine with Iron Chefs

What: Slow Food Shasta Cascade Announces North Valley Co-op Fundraiser & Kickoff! When: May 15, 6 p.m. Where: North Valley Co-op’s future location, 1701 Placer Street, Redding Cost: $40 All proceeds from this event will benefit the North Valley Co-op.… Continue Reading

A Big Ol’ Portion Of Local Food And Activities

I’m pleased to see growers, retailers and consumers in the Redding area joining the local and slow food movements. I’m no zealot, but I don’t know how anyone can deny that fresh, locally grown food tastes better than processed or… Continue Reading


Grocery Co-op, Kitchen To Sprout In Redding

It’s been called the slow food or whole food or organic food movement. Whatever you call it, it’s continuing to gain momentum across the country and here in the north state as well. The latest and most exciting development is… Continue Reading