We are no longer trading in our deli shop in Nelson.

Many thanks for your past loyal support.
It was a pleasure providing these quality products in Nelson in South Island.
To find many of the products we supplied, please contact TASTEGREECE AUCKLAND www.tastegreece.co.nz
Thank you again for your business

We miss you “Sunny Nelson”!!!

 Dear Customers

We are no longer trading in our shop in Nelson…

To find many of the products we supplied, please contact  Taste Greece www.tastegreece.co.nz

Many thanks for your past loyal support.
We miss you and ‘sunny Nelson’!

Taste Greece

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Laraine A Kiwi Girl Cooks For You.

I will share some authentic Greek recipes the Greek guy has taught me…along with other recipes which use our products!

Also some recipes of my own which have been passed down in my family…

Laraine Cooks

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