January 2012


Valentine's Day menus in Honolulu

January 31, 2012

Valentine's Day menus in Honolulu

Make your reservations now! Read more »

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Naked Cow Dairy raising money for cheese

January 30, 2012

Naked Cow Dairy raising money for cheese

Their IndieGoGo campaign goal: $15,000 for cheese-making equipment and a cheese aging room. Read more »

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New restaurant: The Grove in Kailua

January 27, 2012

New restaurant: The Grove in Kailua

Fred DeAngelo's second restaurant in Lucy's old space Read more »

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What does food in space taste like?

January 26, 2012

What does food in space taste like?

A Cornell and University of Hawaii study hopes to answer questions about the taste and role of food in space. Read more »

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A waterfront pop-up oyster bar

January 25, 2012

A waterfront pop-up oyster bar

Raw oysters and Oysters Rockefeller Monday nights at Cha Cha Cha Salsaria Read more »

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Ingredients Hawaii movie premiere

January 24, 2012

Ingredients Hawaii movie premiere

A documentary on Hawaii's growing local food community Read more »

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Happy Year of the Dragon!

January 23, 2012

Happy Year of the Dragon!

Some traditional Chinese new year eats and their meanings. Also, where to go tonight. Read more »

Posted on Monday, January 23, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Voyaging Foods: gluten-free and vegan baked goods with taro flour

January 20, 2012

Voyaging Foods: gluten-free and vegan baked goods with taro flour

A local business innovates with gluten-free products and taro. Read more »

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Q&A: Joanne Chang of Boston's Flour Bakery

January 19, 2012

Q&A: Joanne Chang of Boston's Flour Bakery

This week, she comes to Honolulu for demos and a brunch at the Halekulani. Read more »

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Oxtail soup: four bowls in Honolulu

January 18, 2012

Oxtail soup: four bowls in Honolulu

Tasting oxtail soup at Aiea Bowl, Zippy's, Ethel's Grill, Asahi Grill Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, January 18, 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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