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NOM: Pies

The first time I ever had a meat pie (besides chicken pot pie) was at an Australian restaurant in the Lower East Side. It was… a game changer and definitely not something I wanted on a regular basis. Something about … Continue reading

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NOM: Wine

To kick off this endeavor, I’m going to post about something that I developed a love for here in New Zealand, and am looking forward to having more of when I return to the States (and as I continue to … Continue reading

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NOM: West Coast Brewery

Soon after we had arrived down on the South Island goals became clear: We were to taste as much beer as possible. Even if it meant going off our desired route to do so. West Coast Brewery is located in … Continue reading

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NOM: Founders Brewery

Nelson is a nice, quiet town with loads of confusing roundabouts, wearable art, and most importantly, breweries. When we stopped through, we only had time (and as this was the same day as our Marlborough winery tours, stamina) to go … Continue reading

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NOM: Marlborough Wineries (and Breweries!)

Ahh, Marlborough, easily New Zealand’s most famous wine country and home to some of the world’s best Sauvignon Blanc.  Besides beautiful countryside, Marlborough rests in and around Blenheim, a town with a charm all its own.  Our first taste of … Continue reading

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NOM: Ernesto

Wellington and I immediately bonded over our mutual love of something truly great: breakfast. They serve it in virtually every cafe here (and there are lots of cafes), and they serve it every day, all day long. Now That‘s what … Continue reading

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NOM: Felix

After that first week of peanut butter sandwiches and cans of beans, when we got to Wellington, we wanted meat. Only there for a few days before making our way to the South Island, we chose to grab a bite … Continue reading

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NOM: Alleluya Bar & Cafe

Suggested by almost every travel guide out there, this hip café sits in the St. Kevin’s Arcade on the infamous K’Road in Auckland. Their brunch selections offer a variety of breakfast, salads and sandwiches, all with a heavy emphasis on … Continue reading

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