This weekend, New Zealand's largest Italian food festival will take over Newmarket.
While it'll be total chaos in the central Auckland suburb, punters will get the chance to taste the cuisine of some of the country's best Italian chefs.
Celebrated chef Sean Connolly is one of the many cooks tasked with bringing a taste of Italy to Kiwis.
Sean Connolly spoke to Duncan Garner.
Watch the interview above.