David is a freelance writer, mostly covering food and travel, who is slowing killing his liver and expanding his waistline one negroni and Sunday roast at a time. He is keen on adventure and journeying through unfamiliar territory and is an unbalanced and deranged (but totally committed) coffee addict. Prefers typewriters to computers, books to Kindles and Bruce Springsteen to anyone. Afraid of roller coasters and frogs.
A growing movement to bring Māori culinary traditions to greater prominence, combined with an outstanding array of homegrown produce, means that New Zealand's drinking and dining scene is really shining