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September is Food Literacy Month!

Food Literacy Book Club Date and time: September 3 at 6pm. Location: Ten 22 (1022 2nd St.). Tickets: Free! What: We’ll be reading It’s Not About the Broccoli by Dina Rose, PhD. Light appetizers will be served. Thanks to our partner, Sacramento Public Library! Info: For more details—and for October’s...
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Celebrate National Panini Month with a panini party!

It’s National Panini Month and luckily Sacramento Valley’s harvest has a mouth-watering mélange of veggies to offer this great sandwich! For your next panini, experiment with seasonal foods, like green beans, zucchini, squash, or maybe even a bit of okra. Since there are many veggies exclusive to summertime, adding them...
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Spicy panini with pepper jelly and portabello mushroom

2 large portabella mushrooms, stems removed 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 inch ginger root, thinly sliced 2 Tablespoons soy sauce 2 Tablespoons olive oil 4 slices artisan bread 2 Tablespoons pepper jelly 4 slices Tillamook Pepper Jack cheese Instructions Place mushrooms gill-side-up on a small platter. Place half the garlic...
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I Ate It!

“Last year, I ate an apple everyday and someone asked me if I was in...
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“Organic fruits and vegetables have more vitamins and taste better!” – Kindergartener at Capitol Heights...
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National Food Holidays

Every day of the year, some food is being celebrated somewhere. Some holidays are declared by...
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In Season

What's at markets and how to eat it.
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Food Literacy Academy applications due next Friday, August 15

From August 28 until August 30, the Food Literacy Center will be hosting its fifth three-day...
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