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Chefs gather for Maui invitational

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:53 pm

Chefs gather for Maui invitational

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:53 pm

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Back in the Day

3 days of preparation, cooking result in a rich beef Burgundy

What is the best way to learn about another culture? Glenn Silva believes it is by hanging out in the kitchen. Read More


Venture to Kailua for latest in local craft beer

Updated on  August 8, 2017 at 5:49 pm
As Oahu’s craft beer scene continues to mature, some of the more exciting developments are happening outside metro Honolulu. Read More

By Request

Use sesame stash in savory pancakes

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 7:12 pm
These crisp-on-the-outside, chewy-on-the-inside pancakes would be a nice addition to your next Chinese meal. Read More

By the Glass

Californian Neyers makes delicious, high-quality wine

Updated on  August 1, 2017 at 5:27 pm
Over the many years I have been in the wine industry, one of the most influential minds I have encountered is Bruce Neyers. I consider him a “wine Yoda.” Read More


New Hawaiian Sun juice combines fruit flavors

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:48 pm
Hawaiian Sun has a new flavor, Beach n’ Berry Punch, with blueberry, raspberry, passion fruit, acai and pomegranate flavors. Read More

Does it Work?

Ice cream tool makes users want to scoop

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:46 pm
Urban Trend’s Fruzen Ice Cream Scoop looks — and works — like a standard ice cream scoop, but instead of rounded edges like a spoon, the Fruzen has a zinc alloy “power tip” with angled sides like a shovel. It easily slides through hard ice cream. Read More

Electric Kitchen

Chefs’ dishes spice up Made in Hawaii fest

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:56 pm
Cooking demonstrations at this weekend’s Made in Hawaii Festival will feature some of Hawaii’s favorite chefs spicing up the festival with chili creations. Read More

Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

If you run a farmers market and want it listed here, email or send information to Honolulu Star-Advertiser, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu 96813. Include time and day of market, location with street address and a phone number. Read More
Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 7:19 pm

Grab and Go

Dean’s Drive Inn a family eatery

Updated on  August 1, 2017 at 5:40 pm
“Local boy, local food,” is Dean’s motto, and the menu is chock-full of local favorites, from loco moco and teri chicken to burgers and salads. Read More

If I Can, You Can

Meatball master uses beef, veal and sausage

Updated on  July 26, 2017 at 10:51 am
When Mike Wong’s three children left the nest, moving across the ocean to Northern California, they never had to say goodbye to a favorite dish from their small-kid days. Read More

Local Moco

Cold tofu salad can be adapted to taste

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:57 pm
A classic cold salad, shirae can be adapted to include shredded crab or chopped shrimp. Read More

On Tap in Hawaii

Hawaii-made ice creams enhance beers for summer

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:59 pm
Beer and ice cream make a harmonious pairing, and with so many ice cream flavors and beer styles to choose from, the combinations are almost endless. Read More

Spirited Conversations

Mangoes sweeten summer sippers

Updated on  July 12, 2017 at 12:55 pm
It’s that time of year again, when mangoes on trees seem to multiply within weeks and you find yourself being extra nice to the neighbors in the hopes that they will offer you some of their “excess.” Read More


California Beach Rock n’ Sushi reopens in Aiea

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:57 pm
Closed for nearly a year, California Beach Rock n’ Sushi — a Ward Avenue fixture for some 20 years — has reopened in Aiea. Read More

The Little Foodie

Lilikoi whipped cream is stuff of dessert bliss

Updated on  July 25, 2017 at 4:39 pm
My dad raised me right — on cream with strawberry shortcake. Read More

The Weekly Eater

Nico’s Kailua has feel, favorites first loved at beginning

Updated on  August 8, 2017 at 6:11 pm
The new Nico’s Kailua menu isn’t as extensive (yet) as that of Nico’s Pier 38 at Honolulu Harbor, but owner Nico Chaize has brought all the essentials — that is, the best of the original Nico’s, when it was just a small, unassuming, mostly takeout spot. Read More


Chefs gather for Maui invitational

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:53 pm
If you’re headed to Maui for the Labor Day weekend, bring an appetite — the second annual Maui Chefs Invitational offers some premium dining events. Read More