A recent off-the-cuff comment - the day doesn't start until you've had your first coffee - got us thinking about New Zealand's coffee culture. In fact, it could really be described as New Zealand's coffee revolution...Read More
Te Mata Peak, in the Hawke's Bay. The view from the top takes in a tremendous expanse of land, river and sea. And there's the clue to the food treasures around here. Sheep, beef and dairy farming. A lot of produce, especially orchard fruit. Not to mention the famous vineyards. Time to leave the peak, and explore.....Read More
There are quite a few foods that are our clear summer signposts - tomatoes, courgettes, stonefruit... But, of foods that are made rather than grown, nothing screams summer quite like ice cream.
While any excuse will do to have one, even a smidge ...Read More