Archives for June 2013

When food gets hyper-local: Local cooking competition licks MasterChef

Some people just have brilliant ideas and you really want to support them. And that’s how I found myself sitting inside on the first fine day after a week of deluge, wind and bitter cold. And what an incredibly warm and cheery place to be. The event was the  judging of the Local Table competition […]

A Foragers Treasury by Johanna Knox

I have had the great pleasure of reviewing Johanna Knox’s book A Foragers Treasury for the Booksellers NZ blog. I love the book, adore her and am eagerly anticipating un-palak paneer (one of the brilliant recipes) for dinner. The book is gorgeous. Read the review and go into the draw to win a copy.   […]