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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Pork

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

Lamb

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

Beef

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

Recipes

Check in here for all the best recipes involving meat. Does not include meat hats!

News

News at home and around the world related to meat. We’ll give you the best, and the worst stories.

Cow-pooling – a response
April 30, 2012 – 11:29 pm | One Comment
Cow-pooling – a response

The TVNZ Sunday programme generated so much interest in the Meateaters website, and so many emails asking for help on how to contact others interested in cow-pooling that I thought I should provide an update …

Where to buy cheap meat
April 29, 2012 – 5:51 pm | 3 Comments
Where to buy cheap meat

TVNZ’s Sunday programme has a story tonight on how to save money buying meat.
Meateaters was contacted a few months back to talk about the legality of buying meat directly from the farm gate – it’ll …

Al Brown’s ‘Depot’ wins the Metro Restaurant of the Year award
April 24, 2012 – 10:25 pm | No Comment
Al Brown’s ‘Depot’ wins the Metro Restaurant of the Year award

Al Brown has won the supreme award in Metro Magazine Restaurant of the Year Award for his acclaimed new eatery Depot.
The Federal St, Auckland eatery has been named the winner of the supreme award, as …

Simon Gault is the new face of NZ Pork
April 14, 2012 – 9:02 pm | No Comment
Simon Gault is the new face of NZ Pork

Back in 2009 Mike King was the frontman for New Zealand Pork. He quit after breaking into a crate farm where he found pigs were so badly treated they were screaming and frothing at the …

Al Brown is doing a Q&A on Facebook
March 27, 2012 – 6:36 pm | No Comment
Al Brown is doing a Q&A on Facebook

Tomorrow, Wednesday 28 March, Al Brown (celebrity chef and all round nice guy) is doing a Question and Answer forum via his Facebook page.
It’s a great opportunity to ask him any question, to do with …

Rib roast steak – picture only
February 11, 2012 – 11:14 am | No Comment
Rib roast steak – picture only
Porchetta with grilled carrot and fennel seed salad
January 25, 2012 – 9:21 pm | No Comment
Porchetta with grilled carrot and fennel seed salad

I’m a big fan of Al Brown’s recipes. This one is exceptional and comes from his latest book ‘Stoked‘. I recommend you buy it, especially if you love cooking meat.
I first tried porchetta at my …

BBQ Sauce #1
December 18, 2011 – 12:56 pm | 7 Comments

I’m not a fan of store bought BBQ sauces. Making these yourself is so easy that there seems absolutely no point in buying a store bought product. Plus you have the added advantage of being able …

Crispy pork belly with potato and parsley sauce
December 13, 2011 – 1:07 pm | One Comment
Crispy pork belly with potato and parsley sauce

This stunning looking (and tasting) dish comes from my colleague Frej. He’s from Denmark and this dish is a common pub meal around Christmas time. I reckon you don’t need to wait until Christmas to …

Bacon lollipops – the perfect Christmas present
December 8, 2011 – 5:11 pm | No Comment

Mighty Ape have bacon lollipops for sale – the perfect Christmas stocking filler for the meat eater who likes to snack on sweets.
Apparently –
They’re swirly and sweet! They taste like cured meat!
Generous 10cm diameter, bacon-flavored lollipop goes …