ON THE BOX
Tune in to Maori TV on Wednesday (May 2) for Hangi Pit Masters – the ultimate hāngi challenge, enlisting some of the best chefs in Aotearoa and tasking them to add their expertise, tastes and techniques to a traditional Māori hāngi. Competitors including Kyle Street, Karena and Kasey Bird, Ben Bayly, Sergio Maglione and Juan Bulsani each have a clear difference in expertise, with only one coming out as the ‘Hāngi Pit Master’. Maori TV, 7.30pm from Wednesday May 2.
On Thursday Anne Thorpe is back with a new series of Kai with Anne Thorpe. Join our Maori Queen of Cuisine as she creates fine dining menus filled with the freshest seasonal produce on offer, showing how a high-end, three-course meal is achievable from your typical whānau kitchen. Maori TV, 7.30pm from Thursday May 3.