Since the new Local IGA supermarket opened, cooking up a storm in your WAHI apartment (complete with fully equipped kitchen) has never been easier!

That’s why we scoured the net for three seriously delicious recipes, giving you all the foodie inspiration you need for your own ultimate island dinner party!

You wouldn’t normally associate Jamie Oliver’s rustic cooking style with island fare, but his gorgeous Roasted Salmon & Summer Veg Tray bake has got this writer salivating. Check out the recipe here.


Keeping it light and fresh, and perfect for sharing, this Pumpkin & Bean Salad with Feta is the type of food you’d expect from one of those trendy inner-city joints. The good thing is, it’s super easy to prepare and it’s the ideal crowd pleaser. Check it out!

Lastly, who doesn’t absolutely love tacos!? These little pockets of handheld deliciousness are perfect for dinner parties. From fish tacos, to chicken, beef or vegetarian – they’re easy to make and even easier to eat. So, we found 50 of the best recipes here. Happy taco-ing.

Remember, you can get all the ingredients you need (and more) from the Local IGA on Front street. Just a short stroll from your WAHI apartment.