Slow Food
 

« prev   next »

Alice Waters Named One of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People

United States - 09 May 14

Slow Food Vice President Alice Waters has been named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, alongside Pope Francis and Barack Obama.

“Alice Waters is generally described as a chef,” writes food writer Ruth Reichl for Time. “This is wrong. Alice Waters is a revolutionary who wants to change the world through food… Chez Panisse is undoubtedly the most influential restaurant of its time, but Alice’s legacy extends far beyond that. She proved the power of a chef, showing an entire generation that one passionate person can reshape the eating habits of a nation.”

Read the entire article at time.com 

 

Photo: © Alberto Peroli


|
 

Search

Search the Slow Stories archive


Latest Slow Stories

27/11/2014 | On January 1, Italian winemakers will carry out a nation-wide act of civil disobedience, by listing the place...

26/11/2014 | Join in on Terra Madre Day, the global celebration of local food on December 10 - this year with a focus on...

25/11/2014 | A look back at an exciting meeting held at the SFYN stand during Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre 2014…

Sweden | 25/11/2014 | We bring you a recipe from Scandinavia that will be served up in Sweden this Terra Madre Day…

Germany | 19/11/2014 | Slow Food Germany’s school project against food waste…