Tora Coastal Walk

Christmas Cake

The festive season is here, and no Christmas is complete without a traditional fruit cake. My grandmother gave me this recipe, and promises a moist and tasty cake to enjoy on the big day! A few commonly asked questions: How much brandy?  Half a cup – or... Read More

Playing our part in sustainable tourism

The World Tourism Organisation defines sustainable tourism as “tourism that takes full account of its current and future economic, social, and environmental impacts, addressing the needs of visitors, the industry, the environment, and host communities.” We... Read More
White Chocolate Mousse

White Chocolate Mousse

This is a great recipe to serve at a dinner party for dessert because it looks so luxurious and as if you spent a lot of time on it when you didn’t do a whole lot of work! We hope you like this one. White Chocolate Mousse Recipe 250g White Chocolate600mls Cream... Read More
When life gives you lemons, just bake a Lemon Tart!

When life gives you lemons, just bake a Lemon Tart!

It’s been a strange few months here at Tora, with the current lockdown situation causing havoc on our bookings, halting the travel plans of many.  Our Auckland and Waikato cousins are in our thoughts. We hope you are all managing to hang in there, and that there’s an... Read More
Wairewa Farm

Wairewa Farm

At the end of August, we welcomed the team from Goldpine to Wairewa Farm, which resulted in a feature in their Over The Fence series, an online hub dedicated to their Goldpine community that showcases customer profiles.  It was great to have the team here for the day... Read More