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  1. Part one of three from this full length episode.

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  3. Part three of three from this full length episode.

Synopsis

This award-winning lifestyle series took Wellington chefs Al Brown and Steve Logan out of their fine-dining restaurant kitchen on a mission to put the local in 'locally sourced' kai. In this series one episode it's wild food on a wild river: whitebaiting on the Mokihinui. Brownie gets a primo 'stand' and coaster advice; and Steve gets some Green Fern lager and meets a DoC ranger who tells the whitebait's perilous life story and nets a grown-up: a kokopu. Then it's riverside fritters with beurre blanc sauce and asparagus, washed down with a glass of pinot gris.

Credits (6)

 Steve Logan
 Alister Brown
 Peter Young

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 henry maxwell

henry maxwell

Gotto go to that place when i retire from oz awesome feeds :)

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Quotes

The most talked about three months on the West Coast calendar. 
It's a chance for us to give back to the people who helped us; to sit around a table of beautiful food; to talk about the hunt; and swap stories. I love it, it's a big part of why we're in the business. 
We’ve got names for the tuis. That’s Davey the Tui, and we’ve got a bellbird that’s [named] Billy the Bellbird. 
And what a great location to do some cooking ... all we need now is the main ingredient. 

Awards

2007 Air New Zealand Screen Awards
Best Factual Series