Auckland 2019

25-28 Jul, Thu–Sun 10am–5pm, ASB Showgrounds

NEFF Cooking Theatre

The Cooking Theatre

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 Auckland.


All
Thu

Thursday 25 July

NEFF Steam
10:15am-10:45am

Steam and combination steam cooking combines the technology of a conventional oven to create succulent dishes with intense flavours and an appetizing appearance, just like you see in a restaurant. Learn how cooking with full steam allows you to easily prepare steamed vegetables, rice, and even full meals. Cooking with VarioSteam locks in flavour in everyday dishes creating succulent roasts, baking. You can even regenerate last night’s dinner to make it looked freshly cooked again.

Free

Comedy and meatballs
11am-11:45am

Popular television and radio cooking personality Annabelle White is synonymous with good food and fun times in the kitchen.  Annabelle believes that keeping food simple and delicious, mixed with plenty of tips, funny quips and great recipes make for good times for family and friends.

Free

Guilt-free treats with Ceres Organics
12:15pm-1pm

Can rocky road and chocolate bombs be healthy? You bet – Luke Hines has got all the answers.

Australian TV celebrity, author and health guru, Luke Hines delivers bite sized healthy treats to get you through your day feeling energised, while curbing cravings.

Free

The Recipe
1:15pm-2pm

Launching his long-awaited third cookbook ‘The Recipe’ - the ultimate cooking companion for the home cook - Josh will share two of his favourites from Europe. Don’t miss your opportunity to catch our very own homegrown Michelin star chef.

Free

NEFF Induction
2:15pm-2:45pm
Induction is all about control, speed and consistency. See why it is common for professional chefs to choose gas at work and induction in their home kitchens. Let NEFF demystify Induction and show you some of the amazing features that you can use on the cooktop to get fantastic results. The modern design and simple functionality will set this sleek induction cooktop apart from the rest.

Free

Cake with The Caker
3pm-3:45pm

Jordan Rondel, aka The Caker, is well known for her delicious, unusual cakes. See her in action as she creates specialty treats that you can't buy from your average cake shop; some are gluten free, dairy free or vegan and all contain as many organic ingredients as possible!

Free

Fri

Friday 26 July

NEFF Steam
10:15am-10:45am

Steam and combination steam cooking combines the technology of a conventional oven to create succulent dishes with intense flavours and an appetizing appearance, just like you see in a restaurant. Learn how cooking with full steam allows you to easily prepare steamed vegetables, rice, and even full meals. Cooking with VarioSteam locks in flavour in everyday dishes creating succulent roasts, baking. You can even regenerate last night’s dinner to make it looked freshly cooked again.

Free

Comedy and meatballs
11am-11:45am

Popular television and radio cooking personality Annabelle White is synonymous with good food and fun times in the kitchen.  Annabelle believes that keeping food simple and delicious, mixed with plenty of tips, funny quips and great recipes make for good times for family and friends.

Free

Guilt-free treats with Ceres Organics
12:15pm-1pm

Can rocky road and chocolate bombs be healthy? You bet – Luke Hines has got all the answers.

Australian TV celebrity, author and health guru, Luke Hines delivers bite sized healthy treats to get you through your day feeling energised, while curbing cravings.

Free

Jax Hax and tasty snacks
1:15pm-2pm

Jax Hamilton is all about filling exciting lunch boxes, tricking fussy teenagers and picky toddlers and making cooking fun again by providing recipes with personality from your pantry or freshly picked from your garden. Try her incredible crispy crunchy jerk chicken with coconut slaw served with wicked garlic and herb flatbreads. Yum!

Free

NEFF Induction
2:15pm-2:45pm
Induction is all about control, speed and consistency. See why it is common for professional chefs to choose gas at work and induction in their home kitchens. Let NEFF demystify Induction and show you some of the amazing features that you can use on the cooktop to get fantastic results. The modern design and simple functionality will set this sleek induction cooktop apart from the rest.

Free

Side dishes from around the world
3pm-3:45pm
Simon enjoys sharing his boundless enthusiasm for food, letting people experience food in a different way and getting people excited to get back into the kitchen and giving it a go. He'll show you how you can cook like a MasterChef at home with a gorgeous three-course meal!

Free

Sat

Saturday 27 July

NEFF Steam
10:15am-10:45am

Steam and combination steam cooking combines the technology of a conventional oven to create succulent dishes with intense flavours and an appetizing appearance, just like you see in a restaurant. Learn how cooking with full steam allows you to easily prepare steamed vegetables, rice, and even full meals. Cooking with VarioSteam locks in flavour in everyday dishes creating succulent roasts, baking. You can even regenerate last night’s dinner to make it looked freshly cooked again.

Free

Guilt-free treats with Ceres Organics
11am-11:45am

Can rocky road and chocolate bombs be healthy? You bet – Luke Hines has got all the answers.

Australian TV celebrity, author and health guru, Luke Hines delivers bite sized healthy treats to get you through your day feeling energised, while curbing cravings.

Free

Jax Hax and tasty snacks
12:15pm-1pm

Jax Hamilton is all about filling exciting lunch boxes, tricking fussy teenagers and picky toddlers and making cooking fun again by providing recipes with personality from your pantry or freshly picked from your garden. Try her incredible crispy crunchy jerk chicken with coconut slaw served with wicked garlic and herb flatbreads. Yum!

Free

Cooking with the seasons
1:15pm-2pm

In true Annabel style, she’ll show you what cooking with the seasons can do for your table and purse. Regardless of the time of year, you can swap out ingredients once you understand the method for a recipe.

Free

NEFF Induction
2:15pm-2:45pm
Induction is all about control, speed and consistency. See why it is common for professional chefs to choose gas at work and induction in their home kitchens. Let NEFF demystify Induction and show you some of the amazing features that you can use on the cooktop to get fantastic results. The modern design and simple functionality will set this sleek induction cooktop apart from the rest.

Free

Side dishes from around the world
3pm-3:45pm
Simon enjoys sharing his boundless enthusiasm for food, letting people experience food in a different way and getting people excited to get back into the kitchen and giving it a go. He'll show you how you can cook like a MasterChef at home with a gorgeous three-course meal!

Free

Sun

Sunday 28 July

NEFF Steam
10:15am-10:45am

Steam and combination steam cooking combines the technology of a conventional oven to create succulent dishes with intense flavours and an appetizing appearance, just like you see in a restaurant. Learn how cooking with full steam allows you to easily prepare steamed vegetables, rice, and even full meals. Cooking with VarioSteam locks in flavour in everyday dishes creating succulent roasts, baking. You can even regenerate last night’s dinner to make it looked freshly cooked again.

Free

Cooking with the seasons
11am-11:45am

In true Annabel style, she’ll show you what cooking with the seasons can do for your table and purse. Regardless of the time of year, you can swap out ingredients once you understand the method for a recipe.

Free

Cake with The Caker
12:15pm-1pm

Jordan Rondel, aka The Caker, is well known for her delicious, unusual cakes. See her in action as she creates specialty treats that you can't buy from your average cake shop; some are gluten free, dairy free or vegan and all contain as many organic ingredients as possible!

Free

Taiwanese inspired kitchen
1:15pm-2pm

Transport yourself to Taiwan in this special demo by Mark Southon. Register at stand A16 to collect your boarding pass for entry to Mark's demo in the NEFF Cooking Theatre.

Free

NEFF Induction
2:15pm-2:45pm
Induction is all about control, speed and consistency. See why it is common for professional chefs to choose gas at work and induction in their home kitchens. Let NEFF demystify Induction and show you some of the amazing features that you can use on the cooktop to get fantastic results. The modern design and simple functionality will set this sleek induction cooktop apart from the rest.

Free

Side dishes from around the world
3pm-3:45pm
Simon enjoys sharing his boundless enthusiasm for food, letting people experience food in a different way and getting people excited to get back into the kitchen and giving it a go. He'll show you how you can cook like a MasterChef at home with a gorgeous three-course meal!

Free