Local Heroes / Southern Wairarapa

Southern Wairarapa richly rewards those hunting for a comforting winter supper, says Martin Bosley.

FLAVOUR FAVES

Ian Harrison of Sugo restaurant in Tauranga packs layers of flavour into these dishes for your winter table.

One for the stars

Celebrate Matariki with Abhijit Dey of The Sugar Club as he explores Kiwi classics.

No looking back

Former Wellington restaurateur Marc Weir may have stepped away from the hospitality business but there’s no keeping him…

Gather & Roam

Taking café fare to a new level, the team at G&R is undoubtedly cooking up the best breakfasts and casual lunches on…

Spiga

Stunning, silky-smooth handmade pasta, authentic puffy pizzas and more, all delivered with punchy Italian flavours and…

Homeland

Quintessential Kiwi fare given world-class treatment.

The Dishery

Inspired by tastes of New York, Dubai and London, cemented in pure New Zealand flavour.

NORTH, SOUTH & CENTRALE

Noel Cimadom of Tauranga’s Bar Centrale presents dishes that celebrate the cooler seasons.

PASTA AMORE

Italian style and New Zealand flavour meet in Emilie Pullar’s beautiful handmade pasta.

FROM NAPLES with love

For Sergio Maglione of Auckland’s Farina, there’s a clear link between New Zealand and the cooking of Naples, his…

Besos Latinos

Auckland. Latino vibes with margaritas that rock.

Pasture

Auckland. Exciting, exquisite, extraordinary.

Koji

Wellington. Pan-Asian cuisine at its ideal best.