Olaf’s Artisan Bakery & Cafe

The lovely Mt Eden Village at the foot of Mt Eden – Maungawhau – certainly has its fair share of cafes lining the strip of heritage buildings. So far, so good. Except that for a long time, there really hasn’t been a cafe there that I’d fancy making a regular stop at , whether for just coffee and something sweet, breakfast or lunch. Sorry, they’ve … Continue reading Olaf’s Artisan Bakery & Cafe

Smoking in Sachie’s Kitchen

  Last week I went along to a special night at Sachie’s Kitchen in Parnell, hosted by Regal Salmon. First, let me tell you Sachie’s Kitchen is an excellent little set-up and I’d  recommend checking out the website if you’re in the market for some cooking classes. Anyway, we made a couple of different dishes using fresh salmon, including sushi with meltingly soft raw salmon. … Continue reading Smoking in Sachie’s Kitchen