• Introducing the new foodie favourite finger limes - how to grow them in New Zealand

    21 days ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    Tagged “citrus caviar”, finger limes are a fresh take on a standard citrus.
    Words: Jane Wrigglesworth
    Nicknamed the caviar of citrus fruit, the finger lime is an exceptional Australian import, fast becoming a must-have in home orchards. Highly prized by chefs and home cooks, it stands out for its juicy, flavoursome, caviar-like “beads”. Think classic lime with a touch of lemon tartness thrown in.
    “Their promotional tag these days is citrus caviar,” says Peter Cave of Peter Cave Nursery. “This is very appropriate. When you cut the gherkin-shaped fruit in half and roll or squeeze the cut...
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  • 29 delicious New Zealand products that should be on every foodie's radar

    29 delicious New Zealand products that should be on every foodie's radar

    21 days ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    NZ Life & Leisure is proud to celebrate the people who create beautiful food. Here's a list of some fantastic New Zealand artisan food producers you should be adding to your shopping cart.
    The Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards, now in their third year, are a highlight of the NZ Life & Leisure calendar. We proudly support the efforts of not only the producers themselves but also Kathie Bartley and Nicola McConnell of Marvellous Marketing, who manage the awards and bring support and recognition to the producers of the country's most delicious food and drinks. We salute all the medalists...
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