Eat & Greet Tours


On our Eat & Greet tours we travel into the fields, the markets, and the kitchen, as we source, cook, and share foods that range from the exotic to the local. Take a look below to see some of our previous tours.

 



2012 Eat & Greet Tour: Italy in Nashville

we visited the top Italian spots in town!



Indian Culture Tour
February 4th, 2012

We enjoyed a private tour of the famous Sri Ganesha Temple and Hindu Cultural Center, savored the flavors of an Indian luncheon feast, and experienced a presentation on the mindfulness of yoga by Nashville’s premiere yoga instructor Sujatha Yarlagadda. While we didn't practice yoga in this session we were in community with a very gentle, knowledgeable, and caring practitioner.



East Nashville Artisans Tour
Saturday, February 11, 2012

The East Nashville neighborhood is an exciting and hip Nashville hub. We started with a tour of Bongo Java Roasting Company to get a behind-the-scenes look at the coffee roasting process including a tasting, then stopped for lunch at a popular local farm-to-table restaurant. We explored the production process of nationally-famous Olive & Sinclair Chocolates along with a tasting. We ended the tour at East Nashville’s Five Points where tour guests indulged in some local shopping at Art & Invention Gallery, Wonders on Woodland and the Idea Hatchery, a small business incubator featuring gift shops, clothing stores, vintage shops and more.



Nolensville Road Tour
Nashville, October 2011

Alimentum's first Nashville Eat & Greet Tour left participants sated and smiling. We sampled a cross-cultural world of tasty morsels up and down Nashville's Nolensville Road. Here's a peek at our moveable feast!


Farmers, Artisans and Unique Producers
Guided farm tour of earthly treasures produced in Middle Tennessee
October 23, 2011

We journeyed to spectacular producers of heirloom vegetables, organic artisan fabric dyes and award-winning cheese in and around Nashville.

Tour Hosts: Alimentum Publisher Paulette Licitra & PR Director Annakate Tefft


Cooking in Rome!
October 2011

Video from our Cooking Tour in Rome, Italy. Stay tuned for our Sicily Tour in 2013

 


Eat These Words
October 2010

On Halloween weekend, Alimentum editors Esther Cohen and Paulette Licitra led a group of writers through the hidden gems of New York's neighborhoods, exploring the ways that food and words inspire each other.