Moraine Lodge, Saturday 15 July – 9 Course Stellar Degustation – 6.30pm start
Celebrate Matariki in the company of friends, colleagues or family over delicious kai presented as a 9 course degustation menu prepared the Retreat chefs.
Matariki has nine visible stars, according to leading Māori astronomer, Dr Rangi Matamua, who has been researching Matariki for over 30 years. The nine visible stars include: Matariki, Tupuārangi, Waipuna-ā-Rangi, Waitī, Tupuānuku, Ururangi, Waitā, Pōhutukawaand Hiwa-i-te-Rangi.Each star holds a certain significance over our wellbeing and environment, as seen from the Māori view.
Each course on the menu relates to a star within the Matariki Constellation and our team of chefs get creative to bring you both their inventive ideas and their skills for each stellar course. In the spirit of celebration you will be seated at a long table to share amazing kai and companionship.
$ 185 which includes a 9 course chefs choice degustation dinner.
A cash / Eft Pos bar is available for beverages, freshly brewed gourmet Dilmah teas or barista coffee are available to purchase.
A valid credit card payment is required to secure all bookings.
Tickets are non-refundable but may be transferred.
If Moraine Lodge needs to cancel the event for reasons outside of its control, a full refund will be given.
Moraine Lodge is located at Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat, 86 Mount Cook Road (SH80), Lake Pukaki 7999. We are just 860 metres from the SH8 and SH80 intersection. How to get here: https://mtcookretreat.nz/about/our-location/
Would you like to extend your Matariki Celebration experience by accommodating at the Retreat? https://mtcookretreat.nz/stay/