Te Teko’s Tu Teao  Marae are among the  eight teams chosen to  blend the best ingredients  with a distinctly marae flavour.

Teams representing marae from all over New Zealand are about to do battle in a new competitive cooking series coming soon to Maori Television.

The Tu Teao team have a plan to do the mahi, have a laugh, and show everyone how they do it in Te Teko, with of course using the best Te Teko produce in the world.

The other marae competing are:

Waipapa Marae, Ngati Hikairo, Kawhia
Huria Marae, Ngati Ranginui, Tauranga
Pukemokimoki Marae, Ngati Kahungunu, Napier
Maungamanu Marae, Ngai Tahu, Kaikoura
Kutarere Marae, Whakatohea, Opotiki
Te Ngaere Marae, Ngapuhi, Northland
Whiti te Ra Marae, Ngati Whatua, Kaipara