Slow Beer Festival

Was reading Marcia Gagliardi’s local restaurant e-newsletter Tablehopper and noticed the following event:

Slow Beer Festival San Francisco

Date: Saturday, March 1st , 2008
Time: 12 noon to 4 PM

Location: County Fair Building – Golden Gate Park
Lincoln Way and 9th Avenue
San Francisco


Join us for a tasting and pairing of San Francisco’s craft beers with some of the bay area’s best artisanal food.

Brewers currently include Speakeasy, Magnolia, and 21st Amendment, among others. The Food producers participating include Fatted Calf, Hog Island Oysters, Harley Farms Goat Dairy, Fish. Restaurant and others.

According to Tablehopper, “Proceeds from the event will benefit Slow Food San Francisco Programs including the Sanchez School garden and sending Bay Area farmers to Terra Madre.”

Beer, Oysters, Goat Cheese, Sausage, and a good cause! How can you beat it?