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GreenWheel ‘Preservation Celebration’ Planned

GreenWheel Food Hub is hosting “Preservation Celebration,” a pop-up food shoppe and series of events showcasing methods of preserving Hawaii’s locally-grown foods. This four-day series of tasting and skill-sharing events launches their Indiegogo crowd-funding campaign to raise $15,000 to purchase … Continue reading

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Celebrity Chef Tour at Mauna Lani Bay

Last weekend, guests celebrated at Hawaii’s third annual Celebrity Chef Tour benefiting the James Beard Foundation at the Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows. On Saturday night, former chef and now international award-winning cocktail mixologist, Manny Hinojosa, prepared a selection … Continue reading

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Maui Preserved Hits Local Store Shelves

“Our whole mission to use grown on Maui produce and spices and craft pantry items both traditional and new,” says Kerry Wilkins of Haiku-based Maui Preserved. “We are working hard to bridge the gap between farmer’s and consumers to make … Continue reading

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Rice Fest Returns on Sept. 29

The third-annual Rice Fest will be held Saturday, Sept. 29 at Ward Centers. This year, the free all-day event is sponsored by Hawaii Pacific Entertainment, VH07V, and Common Grains. Rice Fest will offer activities, entertainment, and of course food, all … Continue reading

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Uncle Clay’s Launches Shave Ice ‘Pay-It-Forward’ Campaign

Uncle Clay’s House of Pure Aloha, widely known as “HOPA,” is commemorating their one year anniversary on Saturday, June 9, 2012. In celebration of this event, the “Share-HOPA-Forward” campaign launched this past Saturday. The campaign is designed to aid in … Continue reading

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Eat the Street Celebrates Turning One with Luau

Eat the Street turns a year old this month, and organizers are celebrating the milestone with a “Luau Food Truck Festival” on Friday, Jan. 27 in Kakaako. Continue reading

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Dianne Jacob Coming to Honolulu

From The Little Foodie comes word that author and writing coach Dianne Jacob is coming to Honolulu. Jacob is a blogger and the author of “Will Write For Food,” described as the complete guide to writing cookbooks, blogs, reviews, memoir, and more. Continue reading

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Tacoako Tuesday Grows

“Tacoako Tuesday,” A weekly gathering of food trucks in Kaka’ako, welcomes another vendor today: T.I.K.I. Truck, run by traveling chef and mortgage broker Abe Jazmmin. Mari Taketa of Nonstop Honolulu interviewed Abe on video last week: Also on hand today will … Continue reading

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Nobu, Wakiya offer omakase celebration

Two of Japan’s elite chefs are headed to Honolulu, offering a week of superior dining featuring signature Japanese-Peruvian fare and Haute-Chinese cuisine. Chef Nobu Matsuhisa is returning to his Hawaii flagship restaurant, Nobu Waikiki, with friend and acclaimed culinary master … Continue reading

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Eat the Street for Japan

Thursday brings the third “Eat the Street” food truck rally. The folks at Share Your Table put together a great promotional video, featuring Poni Askew of StreetGrindz, Sean Priester of Soul, Camille Komine of Camille’s on Wheels, and Matt Duffy … Continue reading

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