Explore the Gisborne region with a shopping list for local produce and fabulous culinary ingredients, taking time out to talk with the food producers. Meet the chef who will take your ingredients and bring it all together with a gorgeous lunch and wine tasting at Bushmere Estate cellar door. Bushmere Estate is 100% family owned and they have been growing grapes in Gisborne for over 32 years. Their cellar door and restaurant are a must to do while in Gisborne.
Tairawhiti Tours will collect you from your elected location.
This Cuisine tour starts with a regional brief on top of Kaiti Hill and then we head out to local Gisborne food outlets to buy your own lunch ingredients. If it is Saturday then we will also visit the Gisborne Farmers Market, packed with great fresh Gisborne produce and gourmet delights.
Returning you back at 2.30pm to your elected location, we know you will have had a very fun and eventful day.
We will visit:
Real – www.ngsg.co.nz
Fresh from our bountiful seas, Real Fish provides a variety of seafood options right on the wharf of Gisborne’s great inner marina precinct
Vetro – www.vetro.co.nz
Gisborne’s own slice of Italy, gourmet food, cheeses, pasta and interesting
- Vetro Trading are Retailers & Wholesalers of quality ingredients sourced from the Mediterranean and Europe.
Gisborne Deli - www.thegisbornedeli.co.nz
Providing cafe morsels, delicatessen treats and real fresh meat options in association with Angus Pure and Ovation Lamb
Morrells Bakery - www.gisbornespecials.co.nz/morrell-s-artisan-bakerygisborne
Family owned bakery supplying artisan breads and patisserie delicacies
Wrights Vineyard and Winery - www.wrightsvineyard.co.nz
Wrights Vineyard work from the grassroots to produce handcrafted boutique wines, olive oil, verjuice, dukkah & hummus in an ethical and environmentally friendly way. Organic, biodynamic & low allergen
Bushmere Estate - www.bushmere.com
Savour a quiet coffee with friends int ehir peaceful vineyard setting, or indulge in a full experience with guided tastings of their award winning wines
*Gisborne Farmers Market is located close to the central business and represents over thirty artisan food stalls offering fresh food, gourmet offerings including venison salamis, cheesecakes and herb & pickle products.