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Modern Māori fusion opens in Grey Lynn - Pūhā & Pākehā

With New Zealand’s native ingredients continuing to enjoy a renaissance, the owners of the popular Pūhā & Pākehā food truck are about to add an eatery to their stable. Known for their modern Māori fusion fare, Pūhā & Pākehā’s new Grey Lynn eatery, opening October 10, will give customers a permanent spot in which to enjoy their take on traditional Māori kai and its unique flavours. The original Pūhā & ... more

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Donovans - great Kiwi bakers use great Kiwi chocolate

New Zealand chocolate company Donovans Chocolates is lining the shelves of a new aisle in your local supermarket – the baking aisle. Who better to supply premium chocolate for baking than a trusted Kiwi chocolate company. Brand new Premium Dutch Cocoa Powder, along with three new Real Chocolate Drops are now available for New Zealand bakers. The Donovans baking range is a new addition for the Kiwi chocolatiers, who have traditionally produced high quality indulgent treats, ... more

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Children - teach your parents well

While youth drinking continues to fall, it’s parents and grandparents who continue to over-indulge, if health statistics are accurate, says the New Zealand Alcohol Beverage Council (NZABC). “What we want to see is the downward consumption trend that has occurred among young people in the past decade start to influence their parents,” says Executive Director Nick Leggett. Ministry of Health figures show that per-person consumption is falling across all age groups, ... more

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Whittaker’s and BEING: create beats you can eat

In honour of NZ Music Month (May), Whittaker’s have joined forces with up-and-coming Kiwi musician/songwriter Jasmine Balmer, also known as BEING., to create New Zealand’s first edible record made of Whittaker’s chocolate. As New Zealand’s Most Trusted Brand, Whittaker’s is pleased to be part of celebrating our home-grown talent and creative spirit with a chocolate record that tastes as sweet as it sounds. BEING’s Jasmine Balmer, who ... more

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Food charities set to benefit from $1 million fund

Thousands of food charity recipients are set to benefit from a charitable initiative which will see $1 million allocated to community organisations that help a range of health, cultural, environment, education and other causes. An online platform has been launched which allows Kiwis to vote for the charities they feel are most deserving of funding, which will benefit their local community. Anyone can vote for the cause of their choice each day, with $5 provided by the fund for every vote ... more

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Whittaker’s offers once in a lifetime experience this Easter

Whittaker’s is once again teaming up with Kiwis for kiwi this Easter, but this time one lucky Whittaker’s Chocolate Lover will win the unique experience of naming and releasing a baby kiwi into one of New Zealand’s protected kiwi sites, as well as a year’s supply of Whittaker’s delicious chocolate. The Great Kiwi Weight & Date Debate competition encourages Whittaker’s Chocolate Lovers who purchase a Whittaker’s Chocolate Kiwi to predict the ... more

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Hollywood elite sip NZ Loveblock wine at exclusive Oscars Luncheon

Some of the biggest names in Hollywood have had a chance to sample a New Zealand-made wine at this year’s Oscar Nominees Luncheon, an event that’s widely regarded as a highlight of the awards season. The luncheon at the Beverly Hilton earlier this month featured just three wines, one of which was a premium, sauvignon blanc produced by New Zealand label, Loveblock. Approximately 175 of this year’s Academy Award nominees attended the event, including Hollywood ... more

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Tip Top reprioritises icecream production amid 'unprecedented' demand

"Unprecedented" icecream demand has meant fewer of the country's least favourite frozen treats will be made in the coming months, Tip Top says. While they say there is not an icecream shortage as such, Tip Top is reprioritising its production so that the more popular products will be available, including Trumpets, Popsicles, most Frujus and vanilla icecream to go with the Christmas pav. "We're not going to run out," sales director for Fonterra Brands Tim Carter ... more

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Put it in your diary! The Food Show 2018 dates announced

New Zealand’s biggest food event of the year is back in 2018, and it’s set to bring a veritable feast of celebrity chef demonstrations, stunning kitchenware and incredible culinary delights to food-lovers across the country. So whether you want to see your favourite chefs live in action, discover new foods, go on a health kick, meet artisan food producers, find the best deals on your favourite food and drinks (or all of the above!) – put The Food Show in your diary. ... more

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Auckland Cup dining packages selling faster than ever

Alexandra Park’s dining packages for the 2017 Auckland Cup are selling faster than previous years with just two weeks until the popular New Year’s Eve race meeting. As Auckland harness racing’s biggest race of the season, the $250,000 Trillian Trust Auckland Cup is known as the race of champions. This year again promises some of New Zealand’s best racing combined with a growing number of free off-track attractions. Tickets to the sumptuous buffet dinner in the ... more

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