Welcome to Meateaters
March 28, 2010 – 10:01 am | 13 Comments

Meateaters.co.nz is dedicated to people who love cooking meat. We welcome you! Find how and where to buy meat, and how to cook it. We’ll bring you the best meat recipes, as well as classic …

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There is more to pork than bacon, although that’s a great place to start.


Lamb chops, rack of lamb, roast lamb – my mouth is watering already.


Just because it’s big we here at Meateaters consider this the ‘grand daddy’ of the meat hierarchy.


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2011 Masterchef NZ winner announced
May 15, 2011 – 11:36 pm | No Comment
2011 Masterchef NZ winner announced

After 17 challenges and what seemed like many many weeks watching the Sunday show the new New Zealand Masterchef was revealed as Nadia Lim.
Nadia leapt to an insurmountable win right from the first challenge correctly …

Meateaters.co.nz interview on RDU
April 12, 2011 – 10:35 am | 3 Comments
Meateaters.co.nz interview on RDU

A month or so back I was interviewed by Spanky (from RDU) on the subject of – you guessed it – meat.
Check out the interview below:

Meateaters forum has “left the building”
March 7, 2011 – 9:30 pm | No Comment

Some of you may have noticed over the weekend that you couldn’t access the Meateaters website. I was blocked as well.
The reason for this was that some nice person decided to use the forum as …

Glasseye Creek Wild Meat Sauce – pork spare ribs
February 28, 2011 – 9:36 pm | 3 Comments
Glasseye Creek Wild Meat Sauce – pork spare ribs

The folk here at Meateaters (actually there’s only me here) are never shy to promote a product that is sure to make your meat eating experience an enjoyable one.
The folk at Glass Eye Creek have …

Knifecraft magnetic knife block
February 3, 2011 – 11:30 pm | No Comment
Knifecraft magnetic knife block

This is a blatant product endorsement.
A colleague of mine at Springload was once an industrial designer. Actually, ‘once an industrial designer, always an industrial designer’.
Michael has designed these beautiful magnetic knife blocks. As a carver …

Finalists chosen for best sausage
November 18, 2010 – 10:02 pm | No Comment
Finalists chosen for best sausage

The 2010 Great New Zealand Sausage Competition has revealed the nation’s top sausages.
After two days of intense judging, the 450 entries in the contest have been whittled down to less than twenty supreme finalists.
Head judge …

Butchery Bledisloe Challenge set down
October 28, 2010 – 4:46 pm | No Comment

Five of New Zealand’s best butchers will face off against five of the best Australians in an inaugural Trans-Tasman test match next March.
Nominations are now open as Retail Meat New Zealand tries to locate the …

Lady Gaga wears a dress made of meat
September 13, 2010 – 9:56 pm | One Comment

I love meat but I have never considered making a suit out of the stuff. For me meat is strictly for eating.
Not so in the world of show-business.
Lady Gaga attended the MTV Video Awards last …

Angus beef on the rise
August 2, 2010 – 9:47 pm | No Comment
Angus beef on the rise

Angus beef farmers have struck gold with their meat being supplied to the McDonalds fast food franchise.
McDonald’s patrons, according to todays Dominion Post, have eaten their way through 1000 tonnes of angus burgers. Angus beef …

Bakel’s Supreme Pie Award winner announced for 2010
July 27, 2010 – 10:01 pm | 3 Comments

Here’s a list of all the winners in the Bakels New Zealand Supreme Pie Awards for 2010. I’ve only included the meat winners – really, we’re not interested in the vegetarian versions.
It’s ‘four times a …