Take the opportunity to interact with local artisans and craftspeople at the Taupo Saturday Market. Here you can buy fresh produce and sample the local fare. The brioche doughnut filled with creme diplomat should not be missed!
Taupo town has a selection of gourmet food merchants and speciality liquor boutiques where you can select from an extensive range of delicious local and imported products. The region also has several food and beverage themed events, celebrating local produce and producers.