Food 21

23 May – 6 June

Al Fresco Kitchen Garden Cooking
Watch me cook a delicious plant-based meal. The Earthworks vegetable plot will be my nspiration. Presented by Danielle Durant, who will also be sharing ideas thoughout the festival on social media. Venue Online via thecobbledkitchen.com
Info Free I All ages I @theCobbledKitchen
By The Cobbled Kitchen

Love Your Lunch!
Watch this short video to get shopping tips and creative ideas for making veggie/vegan lunches. Presented by local food writer and columnist
Becky Alexander.
Venue Online via becky-alexander.com
Info Free I All ages By Becky Alexander

10% Discount on our own grown veg!
Do you love our own grown veg? We are offering a discount of 10% off all our own grown produce between 23rd May- 6th June.
Time 9.30am – 5.30pm
Venue Carpenter’s Farm Shop, 106 St Albans Road,
Sandridge, St Albans AL4 9LJ
Info All ages I carpentersnursery.co.uk
By Carpenter’s Nursery & Farm Shop

SustFest Plant Pledge
Pledge to switch to plant based meals for the duration of SustFest and St Albans Greenpeace will support you every step of the way with daily
recipes & blogs.
@groups/385479254824
Info Free I All ages
By St Albans Greenpeace

23 May to 28 May

Sustainability Festival Mixed Food Box
Order a box of locally sourced veg, fruit, free range eggs and cheese, with an option to add local honey.
Vegan box also available.
Book boxlocalfood.co.uk/product/sustainable-box-2
Info Order by 24 May for delivery on 27 May
By Box Local

Zero Waste Wheel Of Fortune
Spin the wheel to get your zero waste gift with any purchase over £15 – food/beauty/cleaning products/double loyalty points plus more!
Time 10am – 5pm
Venue The Refill Pantry, 26 London Road, St Albans AL1 1NG
The Refill Pantry, Carpenter’s Farm Shop, St Albans AL4 9LJ
Info Free I All ages I therefillpantry.co.uk
By The Refill Pantry

Sun 23 May

SustFest21 Sustainable Market
Come along to our Sustainable Market. Eco- businesses, sustainable food/drink.
Local environmental and community groups. #Plasticfree
Time 11am – 4pm
Venue St Peter’s Street, St Albans
Info sustfest.org I sustainablestalbans.org
By Sustainable St Albans & BID

Thurs 27 May

Change The World In Your Lunchbreak: Make Your Lunch More Eco-friendly
Local author Becky Alexander shares tips on reducing food waste, low waste lunches, using leftovers and more. There will be time for discussion and questions.
Time 1 – 1.45pm Venue Online
Book eventbrite.co.uk/e/change-the-world-in-your-lunchbreak-easy-tips-to-make-
your-lunch-more-eco–tickets-151027791189

Info Free I All ages I @HertsWasteAware
By WasteAware – the Hertfordshire Waste Partnership

Friday 28 May

Cooking With The Parts That Others Throw Away
Do you use the leaves of your cauliflower or save your vegetable peelings? Join Claire Gilles and find out how we can use those parts which most people throw away.
Time 2 – 3pm Venue Online: Facebook live
Info Free I Adult only I @deliciousandreal
By Delicious & Real

Sun 30 May

Homemade Oat Milk & Vegan Cheese
Cut down on hard to recycle packaging! Make two quick and easy vegan staples in the comfort of your own kitchen.
Time 10 – 11am Venue Online
Book Email st.albans.wholefoods@gmail.com
Info Free I All ages I eatwholefoods.co.uk
By Eat Wholefoods

Tues 1 June

How To Grow Asian Herbs & Spices
How to grow ginger and fenugreek, how to use them in food and discover their many health benefits. Seeds to take away
Time 11am – 1pm
Venue CDA Community Garden, Hixberry Lane, St Albans AL4 0TZ
Info Small donation for the seed I All ages I hawaherts.co.uk
By Herts Asian Women Association (HAWA) / Tiffin Club

Thurs 3 June

What Happens To Your Food Waste?
St Albans Council and Severn Trent Green Power explain how food
waste is turned into beautiful green electricity and fertiliser for the land.
Time 10.30am – 12noon Venue Online
Book whathappenstofoodwaste.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I All ages I stalbans.gov.uk/recycling
By St Albans City & District Council

The Cutting Edge Of Food Waste – Tips & Tricks
Join local chefs as they share recipes from the Love your Leftovers Cookbook. Why reducing food waste is easy and essential for the planet.
Time 2 – 3.30pm Venue Online
Book eventbrite.co.uk/e/cutting-edge-of-food-waste-tips-and-
tricks-on-reducing-kitchen-waste-tickets-149056623373

Info; Free I All ages I @HertsWasteAware
WasteAware – The Hertfordshire Waste Partnership

Sun 6 June

SustFest21 Sustainable Market
Come along to our Sustainable Market. Eco- businesses, sustainable food/drink. Local nvironmental and community groups. #Plasticfree
Time 11am – 4pm Venue St Peter’s Street, St Albans
Info sustfest.org I sustainablestalbans.org
By Sustainable St Albans & BID