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February 21, 2016: Soup Tales

When: February 21st, 1PM – 3:30PM

Where: Hosts – Greater Olympia Slow Food Board Members, Lorrain Cornell and Ginny Codd, at Lorrain’s home at Sunrise Beach, Steamboat Island. (Directions to the event will be sent one week prior to event)

What: Cozy winter gatherings, and hearty, warming-to-the-soul soups inspire memories, tales of their origin. We will sample soups, share those tales, and enjoy learning from each other about key ingredients in the soups’ sourcing, growing, harvesting and preparation. Take a recipe and sample of your favorite soup home and carry the tradition forward!

Cost: $10 for members, $20 for non-members and family
How to sign up: Sign up in advance through Brown Paper Tickets – included in sign up is an option to send a check.

What to Bring:
A hearty pot of soup (enough for tasting and swapping).
Or:Breads for dipping, savory sides such as crackers, cheese, olives. Wine, cider, beer, or other beverage.

Don’t forget to bring a few containers (e.g. ½ pint, pint jars) for your soup swap samples to take home!
*If you are bringing a soup to share, please email a copy of the recipe to