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Three in a row for local chef

Elderslea Chef Rodney Phillips gets a hat-trick, taking out first place at the Senior Cuisine Cooking Competition for the third year in a row

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Rest Home Chef Spices Up Competition

Palm Grove Chef Andrew Jelley competed in the Senior Lifestyle Cuisine Competition against New Zealand's top Aged Care chefs. The competition promotes innovative flavours and presentation for rest home food

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Scone wars: Reporters ensconed in baking battle

The latest challenge between Rangiora's red-headed reporters required an expert panel of sconnoiseurs, so what better place to put our baking to the test than Holmwood Rest Home.

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Almost one quarter of elderly people in NZ malnourished according to study

Oceania's nutritional screening helps prevent malnutrition - an issue that affects almost a quarter of the aged population.

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Garden passion keeps on growing

Resthaven resident Tangi has created his own fruit and vegetable garden oasis within the rest home grounds.

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A day in the life of... Debbie Dillon

An interview with Atawhai's current Business and Care Manager Debbie Dillon, detailing her time spent as a chef and Kitchen Manager with Oceania.

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Imagining Summer

Close your eyes and imagine - sandy beaches, the sun softly warming you up, the water gently tickling your bare feet.

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Oceania chef takes top award - again!

Rest home food is often perceived as dull or unpalatable but Elderslea Chef Rodney Phillips is changing those perceptions.

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Making the most of Autumn Food

Atawhai residents and their families celebrated autumn with a restaurant night that showcased the delicious produce and stunning colours of the shoulder season.

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