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Massive Molasses Spill Devastates Honolulu Marine Life

Massive Molasses Spill Devastates Honolulu Marine Life

| September 12, 2013 | 1 Comment

About 233,000 gallons of the sticky substance were spilled into part of Honolulu Harbor on Monday. Thousands of ocean creatures were killed as the molasses sinks to the bottom. “Everything down there is dead,” a diver says.

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Old Hawaiian Menus Tell Story of Local Fish and Their Demise

Old Hawaiian Menus Tell Story of Local Fish and Their Demise

| August 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

An ecologist wondered if Hawaiian menus might help explain what happened to Hawaii’s sea turtle population. But the menus revealed another marine tragedy: that local fish numbers had dropped to about a tenth of what they once were.

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Maui Rides Another Culinary Wave

Maui Rides Another Culinary Wave

| October 23, 2012 | 8 Comments

Maui’s culinary moment: The island’s food scene is flourishing, thanks to a new breed of farmers and chefs. Sarah Henry reports from the field.

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Tropical Nostalgia: The Luau at the Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar

Tropical Nostalgia: The Luau at the Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar

| July 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Maria Finn tries to keep the spirit of her Hawaiian vacation alive by attending a luau at the Fairmont Hotel’s Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar.

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Chef Peter Merriman: A Pioneer in the Farm-to-Table Movement in Hawaii

Chef Peter Merriman: A Pioneer in the Farm-to-Table Movement in Hawaii

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Chef Peter Merriman talks about Hawaii’s culinary scene, doing the right thing, and three local foods you have to try if you’re visiting Hawaii for the first time.

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A Mom’s Guide to Eating in Kauai

A Mom’s Guide to Eating in Kauai

| September 2, 2010 | 11 Comments

So last week, when my family and I were in Kauai, I tried to seek out some food love on the Garden Island, Yelping, Chowhounding and asking around to find some alternate food opportunities that would allow me to feed my kids (and myself) a variety of local and fresh food that didn’t break the bank. View a list of my top finds.

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Maui: Top 10 Eats

Maui: Top 10 Eats

| August 18, 2010 | 6 Comments

The food we discovered on Maui was an interesting mix of hearty no-frills home-cooking, and high-end fine dining. Get ready to eat your way through paradise…

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Celebrate The Sweet Life

Celebrate The Sweet Life

| April 9, 2008 | 2 Comments

A chilly Spring has me longing for a tropical vacation. One way to get a little taste of the islands in our own backyard is to dine at Roy’s. Chef Roy Yamaguchi is one of the most influential and well-respected Hawaiian chefs. His style of fusion cuisine combines Asian, French and Hawaiian ingredients and techniques. […]

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Squid Jerky at Honolulu’s Side Street Inn

Squid Jerky at Honolulu’s Side Street Inn

| March 8, 2007 | 1 Comment

Our first Hawaiian meal — aside from that pineapple-drenched shave ice we treated ourselves to after hiking to the top of Diamond Head in serious heat — was at the Saveur-recommended Side Street Inn on Hopaka Street in Honolulu. Determined to try as much as we could that was unknown to us, we ordered about […]

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