Charles Toto – The Jungle Chef

Charles Toto, the Jungle Chef from Jayapura, Papua, uses foraged ingredients from the forests of his fertile homelands to put a Papuan twist on international favorites. In 2006 he founded Jungle Chef Community, which provides more than 120 local residents with hospitality training so they can cook for tourists from the mountains to the beach.

Charles Toto, sang Jungle Chef dari Jayapura, Papua, menggunakan bahan makanan yang ia dapatkan dari hutan untuk menghidangkan menu internasional favorit dengan sentuhan khas kuliner Papua. Di tahun 2006, Charles mendirikan Jungle Chef Community yang menyediakan pelatihan kepada 120 penduduk lokal agar mereka dapat memasak untuk turis di gunung maupun pantai.

Appearing In

Special Event: Papua, Timor and Bali on the Table

Take a culinary journey from the highlands of Papua and West Timor to Bali. UFF Founder & Director Janet DeNeefe teams up with the Jungle Chef Charles Toto, and food …


Teater Kuliner: Return of the Jungle Chef, Charles Toto

Charles Toto, the Jungle Chef from Jayapura, Papua, was one of the stars of the UFF17 Teater Kuliner stage. While last year we were treated to grilled sago worms and …