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19 Mar 2017
“Lovely morning tour of Mt Eden”
1 Jun 2016
“Good food tour”
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Experience the tastes of Auckland on a Finding Flavour tour or cooking class hosted by passionate local foodies and chefs. Delicious memories to rave about. A half day walking tour of Newmarket or Mt Eden Village is a great way to discover the...more
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31 Glenfell Place, Auckland Central, Auckland 1023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had a great time with Lynn doing a great tour of local eateries and shops. It was great to talk to the owners and hear their stories and the food samples were delicious. The tour exceeded our expectations and was truly memorable.More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank 418meganw
foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Hi Megan, Thank you for such positive feedback. It was a pleasure to share the foodie delights of Mt Eden Village with you and your husband. Glad you enjoyed getting to know the business owners who are so hospitable and passionate about the delicious food...More

Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I did a food tour in the Mount Eden Village with Lynn's business partner last X'mas (as Lynn just had a surgery) and it was wonderful. We just got off the flight from North America that morning. We were very tired but...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Moonyfish
Reviewed 25 November 2015

What an excellent way to do a food tour in Newmarket. Lynn (the owner) was wonderful at organising everything and she went the extra mile to offer other attractions in Auckland. Grant our host was well knowledged in the food industry and the area. He...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank KevTaumarunui
foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2015

I am so glad that you enjoyed our Newmarket "World in a Day" Food Tour and hosting by Grant. It was our pleasure! It was also my pleasure to give you some tips on making the most of your Auckland weekend. Happy to help anytime....More

Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Mount Eden Village is a small area packed with locally owned shops of all kinds, I deliberately skipped breakfast but by 2pm I had become so full with all the goodness offered to me by local food purveyors that I didn't have lunch and I...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Stural
foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2015

Thank you very much for that wonderful review! It was an absolute pleasure to host you and share my local "hood" with you. Mt Eden Village is a treat for foodies and I am glad that you enjoyed your "tastes" of the Village. Happy to...More

Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

You couldn't ask for more on a cultural walking tour of Auckland. Lynn your host is a generous, gentle, informed, personable and accommodating host. She was happy to construct a tour that oriented me to Auckland CBD with gourmet treats, art spaces, craft gifts, unique...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Liz N
Reviewed 31 December 2014

I managed to schedule this tour on a day which would've been Thanksgiving for me in the States. Lynn was a awesome host! She as very mindful of my food allergies. This fact alone would have run a sane person off. Lynn handled it all...More

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Date of experience: November 2014
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foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2015

Wow! What fantastic feedback! It was absolutely my pleasure to host you on your Thanksgiving Day. So glad you enjoyed your little "world food journey" and the tastings along the way. I will most certainly pass along your greetings to my colleague Anna. We both...More

Reviewed 20 December 2014

My friend and I were met by Lynn at Jones the Grocer for coffee and a tasting of some goodies and from there we travelled the world - culinary speaking. From Russia, Japan, France and other yummy places with a taste of something exotic in...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2014

Thank you for such positive feedback. I am so glad you enjoyed your "international food tour" with me. It is especially a pleasure to introduce locals to new foodie discoveries in their own neighbourhood. Enjoy your return shopping - and do mention how you found...More

Reviewed 9 December 2014

This is the second time I have done the Christmas tasting tour with Lynn and Finding Flavour. They were different each time and both tours were a real introduction to Christmas. The first time I took my mother, who lives overseas, and she is still...More

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Date of experience: December 2014
Thank VickiJR
foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2014

Thank you so much for your excellent feedback. I love Christmas and I love hosting our special Christmas tours. Thanks for joining not just one but two of them over the years! Merry Christmas, Warm regards, Lynn Huhtala Finding Flavour

Reviewed 9 December 2014

I have recently participated in two tours organised by Lynn of Finding Flavours and both experiences have been well organised, great value, and very friendly. Lynn's knowledge and contacts within this industry has provided tours filled with adventure, tasting excellent food and the opportunity to...More

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Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Desley M
foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2014

Dear Desley, Your positive feedback on the tours that you have taken with Finding Flavour is really appreciated. I aim to create interesting, informative and enjoyable tours and I am glad that I have been successful so far! Looking forward to hosting you on another...More

Reviewed 8 December 2014

I have now been lucky enough to have participated in three of these tours organized by Lynn of Finding Flavour and can totally assure you that you will get 100% + value. Extremely well organized and Lynn has so much local knowledge and contacts that...More

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Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Lyn A
foodielynn2014, Owner at Finding Flavour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2014

Thank you for such positive feedback. We love sharing our foodie discoveries and it has been a pleasure to host you on our tours. Hope to see you again another time! Warm regards, Lynn Huhtala Director Finding Flavour

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