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Rain and labour clouds in optimistic outlook for 2022 wine vintage

As you travel around the region supporting local businesses you…

Skipper’s Choice Sauces & Dressings

Skipper’s Choice Sauces and Dressings is one of those producers…

Under the Hood BBQ Sauce

Early last year I wrote about Dave King who started Under the…

ViaVio Cheese

Flavio Donati and Flavia Spena set up ViaVio Cheese at the end…

Speedway Sauce

A couple of years ago I wrote about Tasman Bay Fruit Co. and…

The Qualitea Cafe

The Qualitea Cafe located on the Hardy Street entrance to the…

Little Dove Café

In recent weeks we have been talking a lot about supporting local…

Foxy Boxy - the ultimate gift boxes

there are lots of local options, be it wine or gourmet treats to enjoy over a few days I think a food and beverage gift is a lot better than a trinket that will never be used.

Red16

Red16 is a little haven in New Street, originally set up as Japanese style sushi restaurant, Sachi Sushi was designed as a calm relaxing space to enjoy beautiful seafood sashimi and sushi. When the owners sold it became Rhythm & Brown, a cool little cocktail lounge and now that it’s Red 16 the relaxed ambiance of the Japanese restaurant is still front and centre. They serve a range of craft beers, real ales, local & international wines and cocktails with delicious tacos and