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New late-night KFC to open in Auckland's CBD

There are reports that unlimited chip seasoning will be available at the tables.

Horticulture NZ is warning of more expensive vegetables.

Spring weather brings more expensive vegetables

Horticulture NZ is warning of damage to crops from wild weather.

Goodman Fielder Wattie is now Goodman Fielder.

Baker and rich-lister Sir Pat Goodman dies

He turned his family's baking business in Motueka into food giant Goodman Fielder Wattie.

The Greens have promised to tighten up rules around food labelling.

Greens promise to make 'free range' mean exactly that

The Greens have promised to tighten up rules around food labelling.

Miki Agrawal got 30 - 40 people to drink her breast milk at Burning Man 2017

Burning Man revellers lap up breast milk

"Some people downed a whole four ounces hoping for a hangover cure."

Dominos has launched its Real Tasty menu, a range of 20 new pizzas and sides.

Dominos launches 20 new pizzas and sides

The first phase of the launch introduces Chilli Pork, Chicken and Cranberry, and Four Cheese.

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Mexico's sugar tax is reducing soft-drink sales - study

The New Zealand Government has said it won't implement a similar tax without proof it works.

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Balclutha woman's lost diamond ring dug up on carrot

The man who found it asked for one small thing in return, a kiss.

Known for its inventive flavours, Haagen-Dazs ice cream will hit shelves in spring.

Häagen-Dazs to hit NZ shelves

The premium ice cream brand will land in stores in time for Spring.

Feel like a Coke and a durry for $5?

'Coke and durry' combo lights up the internet

For those who don't want to blow on the thermonuclear service station pie.

Studio shot of young muscular tourist man looking stressed while having headache against white background horizontal shot

Top reasons tourists don't like New Zealand

Expensive transport and unfriendly staff make the list.

For $65 you're taken on a 360 degree virtual reality adventure.

Dinner served up with the help of virtual reality

At one Wellington restaurant, you can see your food being made without leaving your seat.


Weet-Bix vs Weetabix battle goes to court

Sanitarium is battling to stop a small shop from importing British ceral Weetabix.

Conservators say the cake still looks edible.

Hundred-year-old fruitcake found in Antarctic hut

Conservators say the cake still looks edible.

It also gives women priority seating.

Melbourne vegan café introduces 'man tax'

It also gives women priority seating.

Little Kiwi and the Dinosaur

Books on the menu at McDonald's

Kiwi kids are lovin' it, if 'it' is books.

For 10 years Chris Brown has ruled supreme.

Chris Brown is NZ's best butcher

All he talks about is bacon, his wife says.

Couple toasting with wine in cafe

Wine company faces charges for fake labels

It's accused of making false statements about the vintage and origin of its wine.

Be careful not to lather too much on your toast, though.

Vegemite, Marmite could lead to less stress and anxiety

Be careful not to lather too much on your toast, though.

Pie Awards, Taupo

This pie has been voted New Zealand's best

You won't want to ruin this pie with tomato sauce.