Christchurch 2018

6-8 Apr, Fri–Sun 10am–5pm, Horncastle Arena

NEFF Cooking Theatre

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Included with your entry ticket, you can enjoy free cooking demonstrations in the NEFF Cooking Theatre.

Don't miss the chance to see some of New Zealand's top culinary talent share their secrets on cooking fabulous meals at home.

Watch your favourite celebrity chefs step up to the plate in the NEFF Cooking Theatre in Christchurch.


THE NEFF COOKING THEATRE SCHEDULE

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Fri

Friday 6 April

Simple Baking Rediscovered!
10:30am-11:15am

If your baking needs a helping hand join Annabelle White in the NEFF Cooking Theatre for super delicious, easy recipes and techniques you will pass onto your family with great enthusiasm. Plenty of tips and advice, it’s the cooking lesson from your Mum’s kitchen you may have missed. Make sure you are there to pick up some secret tips - the results will speak for themselves!

From Roots to restaurant
11:45am-12:30pm

Giulio Sturla, owner and head chef at one of New Zealand’s top restaurants Roots, will be spilling all his kitchen secrets in the NEFF Cooking Theatre.  He’ll demonstrate how he creates his signature dishes from the locally foraged menu including; Black Foot Paua, Pork Broth, Black Cauliflower and Garlic and Kale Chips. It’s Chirstchurch culinary at it’s best.

Eating clean, made easy
12:45pm-1:30pm

Catch Brisbane’s clean living expert, personal trainer, chef and author Luke Hines at his Food Show debut! He’ll show you how to create healthy meals packed with nutrient-dense wholefoods that look and taste sensational. Whether you’re looking for super quick breakfasts, wholesome mid-week dinners, healthy twists on your favourite takeaways or guilt-free sweets, Luke has you covered. Yes, Sexy Chicken Satay Skewers can be healthy!

Cakes that wow
1:45pm-2:30pm

A cake by Anna is a one-off creation made with love. Anna will show you how to make an original cake using real ingredients and beautifully decorate it with florals from your garden. Think lush cakes with drips, fresh ingredients and beautiful blooms.

Nude Food
2:45pm-3:30pm

Nude Food advocate Nadia Lim is back– loved by all for her everyday simple, healthy, delicious meals, join her in the NEFF Cooking Theatre where she shares her down-to- earth, realistic approach to food. See how to create Caribbean Chicken n Salsa, Mexican Street Corn and Chocolate Hot Cross Bun Butter Pudding that are truly delicious and good for you too!

Sat

Saturday 7 April

Simple Baking Rediscovered!
10:30am-11:15am

If your baking needs a helping hand join Annabelle White in the NEFF Cooking Theatre for super delicious, easy recipes and techniques you will pass onto your family with great enthusiasm. Plenty of tips and advice, it’s the cooking lesson from your Mum’s kitchen you may have missed. Make sure you are there to pick up some secret tips - the results will speak for themselves!

From Roots to restaurant
11:45am-12:30pm

Giulio Sturla, owner and head chef at one of New Zealand’s top restaurants Roots, will be spilling all his kitchen secrets in the NEFF Cooking Theatre.  He’ll demonstrate how he creates his signature dishes from the locally foraged menu including; Black Foot Paua, Pork Broth, Black Cauliflower and Garlic and Kale Chips. It’s Chirstchurch culinary at it’s best.

Eating clean, made easy
12:45pm-1:30pm

Catch Brisbane’s clean living expert, personal trainer, chef and author Luke Hines at his Food Show debut! He’ll show you how to create healthy meals packed with nutrient-dense wholefoods that look and taste sensational. Whether you’re looking for super quick breakfasts, wholesome mid-week dinners, healthy twists on your favourite takeaways or guilt-free sweets, Luke has you covered. Yes, Sexy Chicken Satay Skewers can be healthy!

1 Chook : 4 Meals
1:45pm-2:30pm

Prepare yourself for plenty of giggles and delicious nibbles as Jax combines fresh kiwi ingredients with her Jamaican personality and English banter. She’ll show you how to quickly and easily store, marinate and like magic, turn one cooked chook into four meals for the whole family.

Real Food with Real Flavour
2:45pm-3:30pm

If you’re like Chelsea and love real food packed with real flavour, her fun and fresh demo in the NEFF Cooking Theatre is a must! Chelsea will show you how to create super tasty dishes using everyday ingredients. Like her Speedy Soy Salmon Parcels, with a side of Buttery Garlic Cabbage polished off with Homemade Easy-Peasy Choc Crack Topping with Trickery Vanilla Ice Cream. Yes please!

Sun

Sunday 8 April

Real Food with Real Flavour
11am-11:45am

If you’re like Chelsea and love real food packed with real flavour, her fun and fresh demo in the NEFF Cooking Theatre is a must! Chelsea will show you how to create super tasty dishes using everyday ingredients. Like her Speedy Soy Salmon Parcels, with a side of Buttery Garlic Cabbage polished off with Homemade Easy-Peasy Choc Crack Topping with Trickery Vanilla Ice Cream. Yes please!

Nude Food
12:15pm-1pm

Nude Food advocate Nadia Lim is back– loved by all for her everyday simple, healthy, delicious meals, join her in the NEFF Cooking Theatre where she shares her down-to- earth, realistic approach to food. See how to create Caribbean Chicken n Salsa, Mexican Street Corn and Chocolate Hot Cross Bun Butter Pudding that are truly delicious and good for you too!

1 Chook : 4 Meals
1:30pm-2:15pm

Prepare yourself for plenty of giggles and delicious nibbles as Jax combines fresh kiwi ingredients with her Jamaican personality and English banter. She’ll show you how to quickly and easily store, marinate and like magic, turn one cooked chook into four meals for the whole family.

Eating clean, made easy
2:45pm-3:30pm

Catch Brisbane’s clean living expert, personal trainer, chef and author Luke Hines at his Food Show debut! He’ll show you how to create healthy meals packed with nutrient-dense wholefoods that look and taste sensational. Whether you’re looking for super quick breakfasts, wholesome mid-week dinners, healthy twists on your favourite takeaways or guilt-free sweets, Luke has you covered. Yes, Sexy Chicken Satay Skewers can be healthy!

Specials in Christchurch 2018

10% Discount on all Cook Books

Scorpio Books is offering a 10% discount on all books sold at the show, plus you will receive a $10 voucher with your purchase to spend at our store in the BNZ Centre,120 Hereford Street.

Only valid to people attending the Christchurch Food Show. Only one $10 voucher per person.



Meet your favourite celebrity chefs! 

After each demonstration in the NEFF Cooking Theatre you'll be able to buy cookbooks from Scorpio Books and have your favourite celebrity chef sign it on the spot. What's more - Scorpio Books is offering a 10% discount on all books sold at the show!