Christchurch Life

Not in Putin's good books

Putin

Despite being kicked out of the country, journalist Luke Harding remains fascinated with Russia.

Giving tea a break

Dilmah mixologists The time-honoured cuppa is making a new appearance in cocktails and canapes.

Review: The Beach Bar

The Beach Bar, Sumner The menu is definitely extensive but the cafe is so busy it is possible to see the kitchen really does produce the many options.

Brick Farm opens

Brick farm OPINION: Johnny Moore's latest venture promises something a little different with its local produce and bistro-style menu.

NZ expands into skinny wine

wine People want to drink wine, but be skinny and a little less drunk - at least that's the theory behind $17m research project.

Whole new world for doughnuts

Donut Boutique The Donut Boutique sets up new Riccarton store and while the central city gets an Argentinian-style polo bar and hotel.

Review: The Monday Room

The Japanese fried chicken is by far the best dish of the night - cooked in crispy spicy batter, it is moist and flavoursome.

The Shroom Room

Fancy a sushi burger?

Student designers stun

Hannah Peart More than 500 people came to see Christchurch student designers showcase their work.

Gym gear gets colour kick

Walking through sports gear stores, the walls are a sea of colours and patterns, each more outrageous than the next.

Introducing Kate & Brendan

'The man of my dreams'

Boys also keen to impress

Teen boys are increasingly concerned about appearance, especially ahead of the ball season.

What's on this weekend?

burlesque Go naughty with a burlesque show, get conscious at the climate summit, or just go rock out this weekend.

City art branching out

Artist Regan Gentry today craned in the final pieces for his Wood from the Trees sculpture being installed in central Christchurch.

Kim Dotcom set for Party party

Anika Moa sings way to awards

Vocal coach Amy Bowie

A Christchurch-based singer, songwriter, actress and vocal coach, Amy Bowie has a passion for musical theatre and writes and sings in multiple genres.

Bar review: Mashina Lounge

Mashina Christchurch Casino's basement bar is vodka themed, with bacon-infused, wasabi and bubblegum flavours on the menu.

Restaurant review: Town Tonic

Dinner gets a perfect score at Addington's newest restaurant, where an open kitchen reveals the kitchen's secrets.

Meet the creator of Tin Man

Britomart boys are back in town

Tony Astle expands his Victoria St empire

The owner of King of Snake, Mexicano's and The Dirty Land will soon reopen Chinwag Eathai.

Daily trivia quiz: July 13

Air New Zealand dreamliner Are you a trivia whiz? Test your knowledge on our daily quiz.

Daily trivia quiz: July 12

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Web Words Crossword - Daily

If you love crosswords and puzzles this is the site for you. The Daily Web Words crossword is a great daily challenge to keep your brain sharp and also to give you that well deserved break in your busy day.

General Knowledge Crossword - Daily

Test your general knowledge daily with this fun crossword. How much do you know?

Code Cracker - Daily

Find a Word - Daily

Sudoku - Daily

Are you a numbers person? Try the challenging and fun Sudoku puzzles daily on Stuff.

Treats aplenty at Food Show

food show If you love food, there is no better place to be this weekend than The Food Show.

Event management

Beck Eleven looks at the weekend's events.

Warm-ups

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Event management

Beck Eleven takes a look at what's on this weekend.

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