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    Taking the BBQ to a whole new level

    Taking the BBQ to a whole new level


    Chief BBQ Mania judge Luke Seeney​ might have the best job in the...

    Chief BBQ Mania judge Luke Seeney​ might have the best job in the world.
    Restaurant review: Hayes Common rises above 'neighbourhood eatery' status

    Restaurant review: Hayes Common rises above 'neighbourhood eatery' status


    Hayes Common has had a couple of accolades recently. It's made the cut for Cuisine magazine's prestigious Top 100 restaurants, and a little before that, it won the cafe category of the Waikato's Matariki Dish Challenge with a seafood...

    Hayes Common has had a couple of accolades recently. It's made the cut for Cuisine magazine's prestigious Top 100 restaurants, and a little before that, it won the cafe category of the Waikato's Matariki Dish Challenge with a seafood entry.
    If I were to drink my way around the country, here's how I'd do it.

    If I were to drink my way around the country, here's how I'd do it.


    This is the last of my beer columns so I'm going to leave you with a few recommendations to try at your leisure. It's not a definitive list, more my cut-and-paste for the next time someone asks me about my favourite beer. The answer often depends on...

    This is the last of my beer columns so I'm going to leave you with a few recommendations to try at your leisure. It's not a definitive list, more my cut-and-paste for the next time someone asks me about my favourite beer. The answer often depends on where I am.
    Restaurant review: what I ate at Eat

    Restaurant review: what I ate at Eat


    Laurent Loudeac was executive chef at Hippopotamus for so many years, setting its both its French tone and its exacting standards, that he was in danger of becoming a...

    Laurent Loudeac was executive chef at Hippopotamus for so many years, setting its both its French tone and its exacting standards, that he was in danger of becoming a fixture.
    Why Netflix's Salt Fat Acid Heat is unlike any other TV food show

    Why Netflix's Salt Fat Acid Heat is unlike any other TV food show


    There's a perfect word that sums up everything about Netflix's new cooking show Salt Fat Acid Heat, and it emerges over a meal that the star, Samin Nosrat, is enjoying with her hosts in Japan, where she has just learned the traditional way of making...

    There's a perfect word that sums up everything about Netflix's new cooking show Salt Fat Acid Heat, and it emerges over a meal that the star, Samin Nosrat, is enjoying with her hosts in Japan, where she has just learned the traditional way of making soy sauce.
    Quiz: What wine region are you?

    Quiz: What wine region are you?


    New World are excited to announce the Top 50 Gold Medal winners of the 2018 New World Wine Awards. An expert panel of 17 independent wine judges selected the Top 50 Gold-medal winning wines from over 1,250 wines entered into the competition. These Top...

    New World are excited to announce the Top 50 Gold Medal winners of the 2018 New World Wine Awards. An expert panel of 17 independent wine judges selected the Top 50 Gold-medal winning wines from over 1,250 wines entered into the competition. These Top 50 wines are available instore at New World stores nationwide and there are some great new brands and new wine styles for you to discover. With so many awesome wines to choose from, where do you begin? This quiz will help get you started on your journey to discover some new wines to try.
    MasterChef Australia: Sashi Cheliah crowned as the 2018 winner

    MasterChef Australia: Sashi Cheliah crowned as the 2018 winner


    Sashi Cheliah has been crowned the winner of the 10th season of MasterChef Australia, after securing the show's highest-ever...

    Sashi Cheliah has been crowned the winner of the 10th season of MasterChef Australia, after securing the show's highest-ever score.
    The Great Kiwi Bake Off: Cake crashes, canned caramel and playing it safe

    The Great Kiwi Bake Off: Cake crashes, canned caramel and playing it safe


    REVIEW: With its colourful characters, in sync hosting duo and requisite food porn, The Great Kiwi Bake Off (TVNZ2 Tuesdays, 7.30pm and on OnDemand) has all the ingredients for...

    REVIEW: With its colourful characters, in sync hosting duo and requisite food porn, The Great Kiwi Bake Off (TVNZ2 Tuesdays, 7.30pm and on OnDemand) has all the ingredients for success.
    Review: Aroy, Wellington

    Review: Aroy, Wellington


    A taste of... Aroy, 101 Cuba St, Te Aro,...

    A taste of... Aroy, 101 Cuba St, Te Aro, Wellington