You can't keep the Columbus area's sophisticated food scene a secret fotever, and here's some proof.

Slow Food Columbus last week announced that seven Central Ohio culinarily aware people (or organizations) have been selected as delegates or alternates to the biennial Terra Madre conference in Turin, Italy this fall. Considering only 400 such professionals are chosen from the entire US of A, I'd call that one hell of a boast-worthy local showing. In other words, say it loud & say it proud: WE ROCK!

Read about the lucky (and deserving) recipients here.