Story: Te ngahere – forest lore

Charles Royal’s cuisine

Chef Charles Royal incorporates traditional food from the bush into his cuisine. Ingredients include huhu grubs, leaves from the horopito or pepper tree, and pikopiko (common shield fern).

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Rāwiri Taonui, 'Te ngahere – forest lore - Ground ferns', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 October 2021)

Story by Rāwiri Taonui, published 24 Sep 2007