Paua Wontons At One Drop
Fat Freddyʼs Drop will be feeding some lucky fans when band member Iain Gordon cooks his world famous Paua Wontons at the One Drop shows in early January.
Keyboardist and cook, Iain Gordon aka Dobie Blaze, will be accompanied by fellow Freddyʼs band members (including Hopepa on DJ duties) as he folds, cooks, and serves free Paua Wontons at Ascension Wine Estate, Matakana on Monday 2 January and Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North on Saturday 7 January.
The Euro Asian Pacific fried fantasy party pleaser will be served to the first 100 people with One Drop tickets that make it through the gates to each ofthe cooking shows. Itʼll be the place to be. Just follow your nose to the Oak Grill Bistro at Ascension or the Growerʼs Market at Black Barn.
The concept of serving Paua Wontons to the people before the shows followsa successful cooking demo that Gordon and Freddyʼs presented on the Chefʼs Unplugged stage at Harvest at Jimmyʼs Festival in the UK earlier this year. Since then the band have filmed and released a video,ʼ Kiss Da Cook Episode 3: Paua Wontons. The video follows the Paua Wontons recipe from the ocean to the plate and features the bandʼs party tune The Nod.
Following the Paua Wontons entrée, the live music on the menu for One Drop at Ascension Wine Estate features Fat Freddyʼs Drop, TrinityRoots and Cornerstone Roots, while One Drop at Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North features Fat Freddyʼs Drop and The Nudge.