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Top Tastes is designed to help you find the best food and beverage venues and products; whether you want delicious fish chips, beautiful café food in a winery setting, finely crafted formal dining, food ideas, wine reviews or cocktail recipes this is your guide to the best New Zealand has to offer.

Top Tastes was created by Neil Hodgson and managed by him, he has invited other writers to contribute to the site, this means more regional information will be added as time goes by. You will find a range of opinions, reviews and recipes from people who know their stuff when it comes to food and beverage.

Only reviews written by this select group will be published on the site (you are welcome to leave comments of course) so you will be able to trust the review – no fake reviews, no ranting, just good information to help you choose great things to eat and drink as well as the best places to eat out.

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THE LATEST REVIEWS

A Delightful Taste of France in Hardy St - Nelson Mail 23.06.15

When Greg & Mylene Auphin established La Gourmandise in…

Winter Dining Deals in Nelson - Nelson Mail 26.05.15

Winter is a tough time for any hospitality business but in a…

FEATURED ARTICLES

Gravity Winery

You may remember Gravity Winery as the former Woollaston Estates…

Taylor’s Very Old Tawny Port - Kingsman Edition

Taylor’s Launches the very limited Edition: Taylor’s Very…

Harry’s Fish Shop

Howard (Harry) Morris has been a fixture in the Nelson restaurant…

Akarua Vertical Tasting

Akarua was founded in Bannockburn, Central Otago in 1995 by South…

Beachside Conference & Events Centre

Just over two years ago I told you about Carol Shirley and her…

Harvest Kitchen at Seifried Estate

When the operators of the restaurant facility at Seifried Estate…

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