17 Jul The A-List; Tasty Things To Try This Weekend
It’s the weekend and sometimes all you need is a little deliciousness in beautiful place, so we’ve come up with our top picks for tasty things to try this weekend. There’s something new, something tried and tested and a whole lot of tasty, so read on.
New Opening – Ralph’s
Settle into the weekend with the newly opened Ralph’s on Dominion Road, the latest offering from Hadleigh Donalds, who first stepped on to the scene with the wildly popular Vinyl Coffee Shop.
There’s something for everyone at this relaxed eatery. Be sure to try their signature burger, featuring a whole lot of beef, free-range streaky bacon and the addictive curly fries.
And don’t despair vegos, there’s even a vegan Big Mac option with the aforementioned holy grail of fries.
Get in quick, everyone else is.
Deco Eatery – Titirangi
Looking for something a little more? Try Deco Eatery’s divine Turkish inspired cuisine, all from the gorgeous setting of Titirangi’s historic Lopdell House.
If you’re up for a delicious winter warmer try the fattoush salad of lamb shoulder, sprinkled with candied walnut and beetroot relish and a pomegranate dressing mixed with crunchy croutons.
Try it once and we promise, you’ll be back for more.
Bird On A Wire – Around Auckland
Putting a gourmet twist on everyone’s favourite roast, Bird on a Wire is a fresh and gourmet salad and sandwich bar, offering tastiness-a-plenty from their relaxed diner.
With locations in the CBD, Ponsonby and Takapuna you’ll always be close to the perfect chicken fix.
If you are up for a twist on breakfast, the delectable breakfast salad includes: beetroot, carrot, spinach and walnut with maple vinaigrette, toasted seeds, ‘dip of the moment’ and a poached egg to top it off.
Home-made Espresso Martini Perfection
Never fear if you are not up to heading out this weekend, we have the perfect reason to stay home and whip up one of these delicious espresso martinis.
Taking it to another level, this recipe we stumbled across mixes hazelnut with the tried and true espresso combo.
Check out for the full recipe.