Category: Competitions

Simon Gault "seriously impressed"

TVNZ’s Masterchef Judge, Simon Gault, told students at the Auckland Regionals Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge, that he was “seriously impressed” and compared them to the select few who have done... Read more about 'Simon Gault "seriously impressed"'...


Southern Secondary Schools' Culinary Challenge Winners

Caption: Queen’s High School Culinary Arts students, Lauren Wright (left) and Abby Johnson, practising their knife skills. Read more about 'Southern Secondary Schools' Culinary Challenge Winners'...


Kiwis’ vegetable and fruit habits revealed

A new 5+ a day survey has shed some light on how Kiwis enjoy vegetables and fruit.The survey found 36% of New Zealanders eat the recommended daily 5+ servings of... Read more about 'Kiwis’ vegetable and fruit habits revealed'...


BLOG NEWS: Fresh New Zealand vegetables prove successful for NSSCC winners

Fresh New Zealand vegetables (Brussels sprouts, carrots, shallots, butternut, kumara and fennel) proved a winning combination for 2013 NSSCC winners, Anthony Kapeli-Sua and Joy Gusmundo. Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: Fresh New Zealand vegetables prove successful for NSSCC winners'...


BLOG NEWS: National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge on SevenSharp

Tamati Coffey from Seven Sharp went to the National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge  on Monday - here is a YouTube clip. Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: National Secondary Schools Culinary Challenge on SevenSharp'...


BLOG NEWS: The winner of this years National Secondary School Culinary Challenge were:

Papakura High School, Auckland Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: The winner of this years National Secondary School Culinary Challenge were:'...


BLOG NEWS: Creative vegetarian dishes win!

Colour, inspiration, style and customer-appeal featured in the winning dishes in the 2013 New Zealand Vegetarian Dish Challenge which is designed to encourage chefs and caterers to be creative with... Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: Creative vegetarian dishes win!'...


BLOG NEWS: Vegetables.co.nz congratulates Jinu Abraham on winning the 2012 Vegetarian dish challenge!

Jinu Abraham, Executive Chef of the Heritage Hotel Auckland, won the NZ Vegetarian Dish Challenge 2012. Congratulations Jinu!Poached baby vegetables with crispy celeriac, candied walnuts and macadamia cheese Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: Vegetables.co.nz congratulates Jinu Abraham on winning the 2012 Vegetarian dish challenge!'...


BLOG NEWS: Hospitality competition winners

Congratulations to Sam Stevens and Shannon Nyseen from Hawera High School, who won the Taranaki/Wanganui City and Guilds Secondary School Challenge at the Hospitality competitions held in May 2012. Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: Hospitality competition winners'...


BLOG NEWS: 2012 NZ Vegetarian Dish Challenge – finalists announced

On behalf of vegetables.co.nz a big thank you to everyone who entered and congratulations once again to the 20 finalists!The winner will be announced in July. Read more about 'BLOG NEWS: 2012 NZ Vegetarian Dish Challenge – finalists announced'...