DI­ARY DATES

Cuisine - - CRISPY BITS -

AU­GUST

11-27 / VISA WELLING­TON ON A PLATE The cap­i­tal’s much-loved food and drink fes­ti­val is back for an­other year of pop-ups, burg­ers, cock­tails and more. / vi­sawoap.co.nz 19-21 / WINE & FOOD

CEL­E­BRA­TION Demos, wine tast­ing, master classes and cel­e­bra­tion din­ners are on of­fer at this NZ School of Food & Wine event in Auck­land. / event.foodand­wine.co.nz 26 / LE FRENCH FES­TI­VAL French mar­ket stalls take over Shed 10 dur­ing the day, with a cel­e­bra­tory dinner to fin­ish. / french­fes­ti­val.nz

SEPTEM­BER

16 / WHITIANGA SCAL­LOP

FES­TI­VAL Scal­lops cooked myr­iad ways, cook­ing demos and classes and live mu­sic. / scal­lopfes­ti­val.nz 24-25 / THE CHO­CO­LATE & COF­FEE SHOW All things cho­co­late and cof­fee at

The Cloud in Auck­land, in­clud­ing work­shops, master classes and demon­stra­tions. / choco­late­cof­feeshow.co.nz 30 / CHRISTCHURCH ART GALLERY FOUN­DA­TION

FUNDRAISER Fer­gus and Mar­got Hen­der­son are cook­ing with Jeremy Lee of Lon­don’s Quo Vadis to raise funds to buy a Ron Mueck work. / christchur­chart­gallery.org.nz

OC­TO­BER

1/ FES­TI­VAL ITALIANO Al fresco lunches with Auck­land Ital­ian restau­rants, plus over 30 stalls, tast­ings, work­shops and live mu­sic in New­mar­ket. / fes­ti­val­i­tal­iano.co.nz 1 / MARL­BOR­OUGH BEER FES­TI­VAL A cel­e­bra­tion of Marl­bor­ough brews, with great food matches and a Bavar­i­anstyle band. / eventfinda.co.nz

7 / KAIK­OURA SEAFEST Chef demos, food and wine stalls and live en­ter­tain­ment. / seafest.co.nz 7 / IT! BAY OF IS­LANDS FOOD & WINE FES­TI­VAL Vine­yards, food stalls, ki­na­suck­ing and oys­ter-shuck­ing com­pe­ti­tions and live mu­sic in Pai­hia. / face­book.com/ it­bay­ofis­lands­fes­ti­val/ 20-21 / THE OKERE FALLS BEER­FEST Beer, mu­sic, food and fun with a Ger­man bent near Ro­torua. / ok­ere­falls­store.co.nz 26 / THE CHRIST­MAS COUN­TRY FÊTE Lo­cal food and wine, live mu­sic, demon­stra­tions and stalls ga­lore in Cul­ver­den. / the­fete.co.nz

NOVEM­BER

3-12 / SUM­MER FAWC Al­ways a high­light of the fes­ti­val year, sunny Hawke’s Bay plays host to 10 days of food and wine events. / fawc.co.nz 16-19 / TASTE OF AUCK­LAND Restau­rant stalls, chef demos and more re­turn for an­other year at Western Springs. / tas­te­o­fauck­land.co.nz

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