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And the winner of the best sausage is…
November 6, 2011 – 11:04 pm | 3 Comments

An Italian Casalinga Pork sausage from Ashby’s Butchery in Christchurch has beaten 470 sausages to be named New Zealand’s best.
The public have agreed with the experts and also crowned the Italian Casalinga Pork sausage the …

Hunt for the best banger begins
October 25, 2011 – 5:33 pm | No Comment

Mystery shoppers will be scouring the country’s butcheries and supermarkets this week, selecting what could be ultimately named New Zealand’s best banger.
Entries for the 2011 Devro New Zealand Sausage Competition, run by Retail Meat New …

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 …

Harringtons Sausage Awareness Week – 5-10 July 2010
July 1, 2010 – 9:07 pm | No Comment
Harringtons Sausage Awareness Week – 5-10 July 2010

Harringtons is a very well known small goods manufacturer here in Wellington – especially renowned for its sausages.
In a clever marketing ploy they have instigated the Harringtons Sausage Awareness Week, starting on Monday next week …

Heritage Meat Company sausages
November 10, 2009 – 10:59 pm | 3 Comments
Heritage Meat Company sausages

I mentioned in a comment to a post that the Chaffers Street Market in Wellington has some great food stalls – I’m not talking about the City Market in the Herd Street Building, although that …

NZ sausage competition 2009 – results
November 5, 2009 – 11:03 pm | 8 Comments
NZ sausage competition 2009 – results

The NZ Sausage Competition for 2009 was judged last weekend in Wellington with the winners announced today. Sausages are making a bit of a comeback these days with the full meat artisan sausage becoming very …