December 2012


Happy New Year! Hangover tips for a better tomorrow

December 31, 2012

Happy New Year! Hangover tips for a better tomorrow

A bartender, doctor and student walk into a bar … and give you advice on preventing and remedying hangovers. Read more »

Posted on Monday, December 31, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Biting Commentary 2012 Favorites

December 30, 2012

Biting Commentary 2012 Favorites

Tis the season to look back at the year, so I'm browsing previous Biting Commentary posts to remind me of some of my favorite eating experiences in this town. Read more »

Posted on Sunday, December 30, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


The world's best beer has come and gone

December 28, 2012

The world's best beer has come and gone

The world's best beer was briefly available in Hawaii. By now, the Island's allotment is but a memory. Read more »

Posted on Friday, December 28, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Spice up your New Year cheer with Hawaii Bitters

December 26, 2012

Spice up your New Year cheer with Hawaii Bitters

Island-based company Hawaii Bitters is ready to bottle and ship its first batch of product next week—with some bottles going as far away as Europe. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


News Flash: Top Chef contender Sheldon Simeon to stage at Vintage Cave Honolulu

December 24, 2012

News Flash: Top Chef contender Sheldon Simeon to stage at Vintage Cave Honolulu

Sheldon Simeon will head to Oahu in January for a multiweek stage at the Vintage Cave. Read more »

Posted on Monday, December 24, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Moving 12th Ave Grill, part three: Show me the money!

December 21, 2012

Moving 12th Ave Grill, part three: Show me the money!

So how does one finance a restaurant anyways? Read more »

Posted on Friday, December 21, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Beat you to the punch (bowl): holiday punch recipes by Honolulu bartenders

December 20, 2012

Beat you to the punch (bowl): holiday punch recipes by Honolulu bartenders

Feeling punchy? Read more »

Posted on Thursday, December 20, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


More Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner options in Honolulu

December 19, 2012

More Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner options in Honolulu

Some late additions for the 2012 holidays Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Moved: So Gong Dong, a Korean restaurant in Honolulu where soon dubu stars

December 18, 2012

Moved: So Gong Dong, a Korean restaurant in Honolulu where soon dubu stars

Served at a rolling boil in a clay pot, it's perfect for winter Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, December 18, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Gift guide: locally made treats from Hawaii

December 17, 2012

Gift guide: locally made treats from Hawaii

Holiday worthy finds from Monkeypod Jam, Adoboloco, Madre Chocolate, Big Island Candies and more Read more »

Posted on Monday, December 17, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


About This Column

From five-star restaurants to hidden holes-in-the-wall, Biting Commentary will let you know what’s hot and what’s not. Find out the latest restaurant news—who’s opening, who’s closing, which chef is moving on, where the great special dinners are. Discover the best menu items, fabulous wines, stunning cocktails, hand-crafted beers. Be the first to hear about upcoming food events and festivals.

Food editor Martha Cheng graduated from Wellesley College with degrees in Computer Science and English. She's a former line cook, food truck owner, Peace Corps volunteer and Google techie. Follow her on Twitter @marthacheng.



 

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