Story: Kiore – Pacific rats

Eating kiore

In this clip, kaumātua Hori George Te Pou (Ngāi Tūhoe) and Brad Haami (Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Kahungunu, Tūwharetoa, Ngāi Tahu) demonstrate traditional methods of preparing, cooking and eating kiore.

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Bradford Haami, 'Kiore – Pacific rats - Hunting and eating kiore', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 April 2024)

Story by Bradford Haami, published 24 Nov 2008