Kapiti Observer : May 12th 2011
7 THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2011 At Kapiti Pak'n Save we've decided it's time to celebrate our local heroes - the local producers whose products you'll find on our shelves all year round. So we've invited them over for the Taste Kapiti Festival. There are tastings happening in store now and will go right through until late Sunday afternoon. So drop in, meet the producers and taste some of the fabulous foods that are made right here in Kapiti. We're incredibly proud to be supporting them! KAPITI ARTISAN BAKEHOUSE Kapiti Artisan Bakehouse make their bread using methods that are over 200 years old. The breads are totally natural with no preservatives, no additives and no artificial ingredients.Simply delicious. www.kapitiartisanbread.co.nz KAPITI ICE CREAM www.kapiticollection.co.nz Kapiti Ice Cream consistently delivers fresh, quality ice cream with deliciously innovative flavours. It's no wonder we have trouble keeping the freezer full. www.purebread.co.nz PUREBREAD ORGANIC Home of Purebread organic bread and Gluten Free Goodies - truly great tasting healthy breads, pizza bases, cereals, cakes and slices. KAPITI KITCHEN CORDIALS www.cordials.co.nz KAPITI CHEESE Every Kapiti cheese is made from our land, our weather, our animals, and by our hands to create a unique piece of New Zealand, the perfect inspiration for the Kapiti collection. www.kapiticollections.co.nz REILLY'S PEANUT BUTTER Reilly's organic peanut butter and almond and brazil nut spread taste fantastic and deliver instant healthy energy for people who know what's good for them. firstname.lastname@example.org APPLE QUARTERS DESSERTS www.urbanharvest.co.nz At the Apple Quarters, Jill and Alan produce frozen ready to bake fruit shortcakes and crumbles. Their desserts are made using natural ingredients and fresh fruit. Which means they really taste home made! BENNICKS EGGS Bennicks Eggs are happy to report they meet the rigorous standards of the SPCA and carry the approved blue tick - their chickens are pretty happy about that too. TE HORO JAMS At Te Horo Foods we do everything possible to ensure our jams are simply the best. We use pure NZ fruit, natural sugar and just a trace of butter to help the cooking process. www.tehorofoods.com KAPITI OLIVE OIL It's the oil that won the Supreme Trophy in the New Zealand Olive Oil Awards 2010 - enough said! www.kapitiolives.com 9th MAY - 15th MAY GENOESE PESTOS www.genoese.co.nz Gourmet range of pestos with an appealing range of flavours to stimulate the senses with vibrant colours, taste and wonderful aromas. Make a stir in your kitchen tonight. These old-fashioned cordials are made using only fresh fruit and natural ingredients. Real fruit cordial is a wonderfully refreshing and versatile drink as you can enjoy them hot, cold or with fizz. Drop in and try some! This creamy gourmet yoghurt is available in Vanilla Bean, Champagne Rhubarb, Passion Mango and Butterscotch flavours. Each mouthful is so delicious you'll find it hard to believe it's also very good for you. KAPITI YOGHURT www.fonterrafoodservices.co.nz RJ'S LICORICE www.rjslicorice.co.nz Family owned and run RJ's take the traditional, give it a Kiwi twist and create the finest licorice in the world. TUATARA BREWERY www.tuatarabrewing.co.nz OHAU GRAVELS www.ohaugravels.co.nz WHITTAKER'S CHOCOLATE www.whittakers.co.nz Tuatara are one of New Zealand's fastest growing manufacturers. But that hasn't gone to their heads - they continue to supply the best quality beer to New Zealanders who are thirsty for it. Chocolate is one of life's utter pleasures and at Whittaker's they spend all day everyday thinking of ways to make it as divine and delicious as possible. But don't take our word for it, come on down and try some. This lower North Island pioneer winery is producing exciting, elegant wines with intense fruit flavours. We invite you to come and sample.
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