Maui has entered into the era of local booze. We’ve never had so many spirits, wines and brews created on our soil. It seems that mixologists, barkeeps and neighborhood bar owners all have locally sourced drinks, whether they’re Maui Brewing Co. seasonal brews, Pau Vodka Mules, Maui Wines or organic Deep Island Rum. While our local spirits are on the rise, the … [Read more...] about Top 25 Bars on Maui MauiTime Bartender Insider Interviews and Happy Hour Guide
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Kahale's in Kihei will celebrate their new look and ownership this Saturday with an all-day-into-night Grand Re-Opening party. New owner Katie Karsten bought the bar from long-time owners George Brinner, Rick Wilson and partners and took over in January. She's been making subtle changes ever since. "I was not in the bar business before I bought Kahale's," says Karsten. … [Read more...] about Kahale’s Turns a New Leaf with a New Owner, renovations and a big Party on Saturday
Kahale Beach Club in Kihei invites you for a grand re-opening this Saturday, Aug. 8. Enjoy live music by Rug Burns, John Ness, 8 Track Players, Natalie Nicole and more. You can also partake in pupus throughout the day and beer specials until 6pm. Kahale (36 Keala Pl., Kihei), Facebook.com/KahalesBeachClub -Marina Satoafaiga (@sandtothecity) Photo courtesy of Kahale Beach … [Read more...] about Kahale Beach Club Grand Re-Opening
I’m gingerly unfolding crinkled notes about gin drinks, pouring through hand-written thoughts. What makes the most imaginative bartender these days? Bombay Sapphire's annual competition, the global search for the most imaginative bartender, wants to inspire the creativity that great drinks are made of. For eight bartenders last week, that meant a select group of judges … [Read more...] about Maui’s Bombay Sapphire Most Imaginative Bartender Contestant Aaron Alcala-Mosley Announced
If I could, I would spend every Sunday at 5pm with sommelier Vanessa Lampson. Her Uncorked wine tasting is far from ordinary, from the wines she chooses to her descriptions and the way she connects the dots from you to the wine and back. The Cane & Canoe lounge in Kapalua is the perfect location to soak up wine culture. The dark wood bar, piano and comfy chairs are a mix … [Read more...] about Uncorked with Cane and Canoe sommelier Vanessa Lampson in Kapalua Maui