Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Monday, September 24, 2018
Cook the Books - Author Event
A very special author event.
Delicious with Lauraine Jacobs & Sam Mannering - Monday 1
since Lauraine started writing the FOOD column in the NZ
Listener it has been a go-to weekly resource for reliable recipes
which champion seasonal ingredients. Now, in association with Potton
& Burton, those favourite recipes are being published in one
gorgeous book - ALWAYS DELICIOUS. Accompanied by tips, tricks
& food chat, each recipe is beautifully photographed by Liz
To celebrate the launch, we are absolutely delighted to welcome
Lauraine to our kitchen for an evening of food chat with Sunday
Magazine Food Editor, Author & Restaurateur Sam Mannering.
she really needs no introduction, Lauraine Jacobs is the FOOD
COLUMNIST for the NZ LISTENER magazine. Trained at the London Cordon
Bleu School she has been writing on all matters culinary for more
than 25 years.
passionate cook and lover of simply presented fresh food, she has won
many food and recipe writing awards including two Gold Ladles at the
World Food Media Awards. She is a tireless champion of the New
Zealand fine culinary scene, especially small artisan producers,
regional specialty foods and farmers markets throughout the country.
was very proud to accept an MNZM in the Queen's Birthday Honours List
in 2009 for services to the food industry.
An Evening with Lauraine Jacobs & Sam Mannering.
From 6.30pm. Monday 1 October 2018.
Cook the Books
19 Williamson Ave
Cost per person $5.
*This is fully refundable on the purchase of a copy of Always
Our sincere thanks to Lauraine Jacobs, Sam Mannering, Potton &
Burton, St Clair Family Estate & Ora King Salmon for making this
If you are unable to join us but would like to order a signed copy of
Always Delicious, please click below. We will deliver FREE anywhere
in NZ. Just select "free local delivery" no matter where
you live x Order Always Delicious with FREE DELIVERY