Join us for an Outstanding Foodie Experience

Each year, we host a series of events across the nation to share a taste of the Outstanding food and drinks we’re discovered with Kiwi food lovers. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet the country’s leading food producers and hear from some of New Zealand’s top chefs.

Join our newsletter to hear updates on the 2019 foodie events, which will be held following the 2019 Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards announcement in mid-April 2019.

We’re working out the final details and tickets will be available soon – for the following Outstanding foodie experiences which are happening across the country:

Sunday 19 May 2019: Ampersand Eatery & Palate Restaurant Collab Winner Dinner, Auckland

A collaborative menu served over four courses by Chef Mikey Newlands of Ampersand Eatery and Chef Mat McLean of Palate Restaurant.  Come along and enjoy the premium deliciousness of the best food producers in New Zealand.

$125 per person

Book online

Wednesday 29 May 2019: Outstanding Cookery Class, Main Course, Auckland

Join the award-winning Main Course cookery school team to make recipes using award-winning produce from the 2019 Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards. Watch the demo, then break into groups to create five tapas recipes which you will enjoy with Ara wines and a glass of Emerson’s.

Book online

Thursday 13 June 2019: Shed 5 Outstanding Winner Dinner, Wellington

Chef Jeff at Shed 5 will create a four-course menu featuring the 2019 Outstanding NZ Food Producer Award winners, matched to Ara wines and Emerson’s craft beer.

Wednesday 26 June 2019: Emerson’s Outstanding Winner Dinner, Dunedin

Chef Andy Aitken, who was a judge for the 2019 awards, will create a four-course menu featuring the 2019 Outstanding NZ Food Producer Award winners, matched to Ara wines and Emerson’s craft beer.

Wednesday 03 July 2019: Outstanding Cookery Class, Main Course, Auckland

Join the award-winning Main Course cookery school team to make recipes using award-winning produce from the 2019 Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards. Watch the demo, then break into groups to create five tapas recipes which you will enjoy with Ara wines and a glass of Emersons.

Book online