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Eat Drink Green 2014


Feed the Mind, Body and Soul
Eat Drink Read Write Festival
October 3-9, 2015   

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The 2015 Eat Drink Read Write Festival will be Oct. 3 - 9, 2015 at various Birmingham locations.

This year's Eat Drink Read Write festival is structured around the concept of a four course dinner and will serve up tantalizing offerings that appeal to a variety of tastes and audiences. The festival brings together food, culinary arts, and literature in an engaging format for the entertainment and enrichment of the entire community.  

A major highlight of the week will be the Thursday, Oct. 8 presentation from Matt Lewis and Renato Poliafito of Baked NYC, a New York bakery that has been featured on various national media outlets. The bakery's brownie has been listed as one of "Oprah's Favorite Things." Lewis is a graduate of the University of Alabama.

They are former ad men, turned bakery owners and cookbook authors. They will discuss their bakery, dole out samples from their restaurant and more. Their 2010 book, Baked Explorations, is a tribute to American treats and baked goods that range from regional gems to family secrets.

EDRW will end on Friday, Oct. 9 with Bards & Brews poetry and beer sampling event at the Central Library.

All EDRW events are free.

Stay tuned for more details.


Festival Partners

Eat Drink, Read Write is produced by The Birmingham Public Library (BPL) and partner organizations.


Contributions and Support


Funding for the Eat Drink Read Write Festival was made possible by

Alabama State Council on the Arts
Friends of BPL
Wind Creek Hospitality


Generous contributions and support were provided by:

Avondale Brewing
BAKED
Big Spoon Creamery
Cahaba Brewing
Good People Brewing Company
The J. Clyde
Lawson State Community College's Culinary Arts Program
United States Bartenders' Guild

Vulcan Park & Museum

  

We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink. ~Epicurus 


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