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

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

Be healthy and eat pizza too
12:15pm-1pm

Can pizza, bread and chocolate crackles 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
1:30pm-2:15pm

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 the our very own homegrown Michelin star chef.

Free

Cake with The Caker
2:45pm-3:30pm

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

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

Be healthy and eat pizza too
12:15pm-1pm

Can pizza, bread and chocolate crackles 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
1:30pm-2:15pm

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

Side dishes from around the world
2:45pm-3:30pm
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

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

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

Be healthy and eat pizza too
1:30pm-2:15pm

Can pizza, bread and chocolate crackles 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

Side dishes from around the world
2:45pm-3:30pm
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

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

Side dishes from around the world
2:45pm-3:30pm
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