Waterfront Maalaea Announces on FB: Closed for Business

Many of us got the sad news today via Facebook.com that the Waterfront Maalaea has closed their doors at their new location in the Maalaea Harbor Shops. I am sure it was a hard decision for the Smith Family that has been running the restaurant for over 22 years and we wish them well. The […]

Miso Phat Sushi in Kahana New Maui Restaurant – Fare Analysis

Great spot to pickup sushi. Brand new in the Kahana Manor. Everyone was really friendly and the fish was out of this world. Its a small hole in the wall mom and pop restaurant, but it has a modern pizzaz inside. Sushi chef was really creative with all of the vegetables and fish, he was a […]

Hawaii Department of Health Institutes New Restaurant Inspection System For Maui

Public hearings are expected around December for the Hawaii Department of Health (DOH)’s new placard program. The DOH is also instituting an online electronic inspection system that the public will be able to access. Starting soon, DOH inspectors will take an electronic tablet with them on inspections, which will allow them to update restaurant inspection […]

Have you tried Molokai Shrimp yet?

Molokai Shrimp is the best, and whenever I visit Kaunakakai I pick up a bag from John Austin, proprietor of Keawa Nui Farm. My mom hates cleaning them, so I do the work of de-shelling, but it is so worth the feast we have after. I take the shells and make a shrimp broth, it […]

Fresh squeezed Maui citrus, amazing start to breaking dawn early morning

I think this could be my New Years Resolution. Make and drink fresh squeezed local citrus daily. It was quick and simple on this old fashioned plastic manual juicer I got second hand. Push citrus over top, pour into glass, enjoy! Incredible flavors, nothing like pre made. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Hell yeah! Introducing the octo burger, bacon, onion, beer, worchestershire, pepper jack, crispy onions and avo ranch #burgerofthemonth @ cool cat lahaina

Killer sandwhich. Not for pussies. My friend Jo had the nuts to order it. She says its the bomb. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Dewatsuru hishinomai daiginjo akita seishu at the joy of sake sheraton #waikiki

A mindboggling amount of sake here. I am overwhelmed and over joyed at the same time. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Tedorigawa “lady luck” Daiginjo on #yogasushi night @ sansei kihei

This sake was fantastic. I could say more about but im not. Except i am going to buy a bottle for home. Hows that? – Posted using MobyPicture.com

The last bite of panko ahi @alohakathy @sansei kihei

Kathy inspired this “end of the dish” photo. Sansei’ panko crusted roll has an amazing sauce. Buttery wasabi soy flavors. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

At Mala Wailea w a Charlie Seibert’s Hendrick’s creation, perfect post yoga libation

Muddled cucumber, lemon and mint Hendricks gin, ocean vodka, lychee juice, st germain Strain over crushed ice, garnish w cucumber Eat w pupus! Malas wailea just bust out a watermelon pea shoot and tomato salad – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Mangotini at Lahaina Prime Rib and Fish Co

Finlandia mango vodka, mango puree, splash of pineapple. Shake! Pour in cocktail glass. It was tasty! Says Fran Zankowski. I drinking bacardi soda rocks. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Sansei Kihei @teamTYKU visiting w Luke Alcon and Crystal someone is offering free screen door fixing

News alert Luke Alcon has moved to Makena Beach and Golf Resort. Sansei Kihei has Ty Ku. And Lukes girl Crystal is adorable. We r talking Denver cocktail culture right now. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Out for a Ty.Ku Mojito w @teamTYKU & @youngsmarketHI ladies

Getting the heads up on The upcoming Ty Ku launch via Michele O’Dell. Oh and miss Kelly looks smoking hot too right? – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Awww yeah! Amigos express shack on vineyard: tacos for lunch!!

Its cheap and fast and all home made. Love this lunch spot. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Oh no Four Sisters Bakery is out of cheese rolls today :( #localbakery

If you butter rolls its a half hour wait. But they do have wonderful baked char siu manapua which is going down nicely. – Posted using MobyPicture.com

Alice Hartley from #lasvegas Frankies Tiki Room is making #maitaifest11 drinks @ okolemaluna!

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