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Dining

Dining

Paihia Food and Wine Festival

Thursday, 16 May 2013

The Paihia Food and Wine Festival is a renowned success because it’s essentially a local affair run by the local community for their own enjoyment.

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Kiwi chefs, got game?

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

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Before man became a farmer, settling down to grow crops and (eventually) sit with his feet parked up on the coffee table, drinking back a lager and goggling the box, he was a hunter.

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Kelly's in the top five

Thursday, 09 May 2013

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I hadn’t intended to write more on Kelly Kaihea (from The Beach House) until she was either eliminated or took out the top prize in this year’s Masterchef New Zealand series.

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Brownie points for The Village

Wednesday, 08 May 2013

After picking up a GrabOne deal for pizza and wine at The Village in Ti Rakau Drive last year, I’ve popped back on a number of occasions for a quick meal, often on my way home from work.

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Jubilant menu enough to make others jealous

Wednesday, 01 May 2013

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Longtime favourite Spices Thai still has the zip that adds zap to the local dining scene.

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Who moved my cheese?

Wednesday, 01 May 2013

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Ye Olde Bailey on Ti Rakau Drive is not a place I would visit given the choice – pub food, pokie machines and a rowdy crowd make up a Friday night scene I would usually steer clear of.

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Anzac biscuits – done up like a digger’s dinner!

Wednesday, 24 April 2013

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Now that ANZAC Day’s here, we thought we’d take a look at a little treat that’s been enjoyed for many years.

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Kitchenette serves up tasty double decker

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

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There is a fine art to a pre-gig meal. It cannot linger, it must satisfy, and above all, it must be convenient – which leads many to believe that quality often goes by the wayside.

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Restaurant review - Sri Pinang

Wednesday, 17 April 2013

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Hidden in a converted retail shop is one of the city’s best cheap-eat Asian restaurants. On offer is authenticity and detail not often found at this price.

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Dispensing good food and wine

Thursday, 11 April 2013

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A recent holiday in Adelaide turned up a few surprises. One was very much a case of SNAP! Some 50 metres from our Adelaide Hotel I thought I was seeing things – The Apothecary. Obviously,...

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