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Chocolatier Pierre Marcolini to Visit Honolulu

Shortly after the opening of his only store in the United States at Ala Moana Center in November, accomplished pâtissier Pierre Marcolini will pay a visit to Hawaii from January 26 to 31, 2016.  The Belgian chocolatier will be touring at least … Continue reading

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New California Pizza Kitchen Menu includes Hawaii-Only Dishes

California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) announced the arrival of its new “Next Chapter” menu at its Oahu locations, including several new, exclusive ahi dishes. With a focus on high quality, fresh and seasonal ingredients, inventive main plates, hand-crafted cocktails and locally brewed … Continue reading

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International Marketplace Restaurant Preview

The new International Market Place, currently under construction in Waikiki, Hawaii, will offer ten exciting restaurants, including unique-to-market concepts from award-winning Chefs Michael Mina and Roy Yamaguchi. “In addition to Hawaii’s first Saks Fifth Avenue, our exceptionally curated restaurant lineup … Continue reading

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Hawaii Spots Named Among Best Sushi Bars in America

Sansei Seafood Restaurant & Sushi Bar, Sushi Paradise, and Sansei Sushi are among the “Best Sushi Bars in America” this year, according to The Daily Meal. Sansei Seafood Restaurants has four locations across the state, Sushi Paradise is located in Kihei on Maui, and … Continue reading

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Honolulu Cookie Co. Goes Silver & Pink for Valentine’s Day

Honolulu Cookie Company turns its thoughts to love with the Valentine’s Collection 2015. This year, the collection celebrates the timelessness of romance. With each gift item, the collection calls up the feeling of first love, rekindled infatuation, and all the … Continue reading

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Jamba Juice Hawaii Adds Kale

Jamba Juice Hawaii is kicking off the New Year with a new lineup of Kale offerings, and a new, only-in-Hawaii Kale bowl. Not only is kale a nutrition sensation, but in true Jamba style, the new Kale smoothies taste sensational, … Continue reading

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Crabbie’s Ginger Beer Reaches Hawaii

Crabbie’s Ginger Beer has arrived in Hawaii through a partnership with Paradise Beverages. “Crabbie’s is a truly innovative drink that wasn’t offered before in America and the response has been incredible,” says Phil Clarke, general manager of St. Killian Importing, … Continue reading

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McDonald’s Opens at Former Byron’s Spot

McDonald’s of Koapaka, located on the former Byron’s Drive In lot near the Honolulu International Airport, will celebrate its grand opening “pau hana” style on Friday, Jan. 9 from 3 to 8 p.m. The public is invited to attend festivities … Continue reading

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Aloha Tofu Opens Iwilei Location

Aloha Tofu, a local company that’s been around for over half a century, is expanding its operation to include a new retail location in Iwilei. The company has run its factory in Kalihi since 1976, but company president Paul Uyehara told Pacific … Continue reading

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First Couple Dines at Exclusive Honolulu Restaurant

Pres. Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama dined in style on Thursday, hitting up Vintage Cave. Reports KHON, which happened to be across the street when the presidential motorcade rolled up: President and Michelle Obama ended their first day … Continue reading

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