July 2012


Joy of Sake and Mangoes at the Moana: Two events not to miss

July 18, 2012

Joy of Sake and Mangoes at the Moana: Two events not to miss

Pair sake with food from 16 restaurants and watch chefs battle it out in the Mango Throwdown Read more »

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Asuka: new nabe and shabu shabu restaurant in Honolulu

July 17, 2012

Asuka: new nabe and shabu shabu restaurant in Honolulu

Generous portions, variety, and a sleek dining room make Asuka a nabe standout Read more »

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Hawaii Bitters: coming soon to a cocktail shaker near you

July 16, 2012

Hawaii Bitters: coming soon to a cocktail shaker near you

Mike Prasad and Honolulu bartender Kyle Reutner are launching a bitters company to distill island flavors for your cocktail Read more »

Posted on Monday, July 16, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Via Gelato hits the streets of Honolulu

July 13, 2012

Via Gelato hits the streets of Honolulu

Locally sourced ingredients in gelato, in flavors such as brown butter vanilla, green tea haupia and black sesame Read more »

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Regal Bakery doughnuts now in town at McCully Shopping Center

July 12, 2012

Regal Bakery doughnuts now in town at McCully Shopping Center

Find both classic and crazy doughnut concoctions Read more »

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Soul in Kaimuki closes

July 11, 2012

Soul in Kaimuki closes

Sean Priester shutters his first restaurant but has plans for a new location. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Loving Leonard's!

July 10, 2012

Loving Leonard's!

Leonard's Bakery on Kapahulu Avenue in Honolulu has done a little housekeeping and painting in its storefront. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Mark Noguchi leaving Heeia Pier General Store and Deli

July 10, 2012

Mark Noguchi leaving Heeia Pier General Store and Deli

He plans to start a new business, while his previous partner Russ Inouye hopes to guide the Pier to balance. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


New restaurants on Keeaumoku

July 9, 2012

New restaurants on Keeaumoku

Recently opened: Raging Crab and Chutney Read more »

Posted on Monday, July 9, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Best egg puffs in Honolulu: Cafe de Tim

July 6, 2012

Best egg puffs in Honolulu: Cafe de Tim

Extra crispy bubble waffles by Maunakea Marketplace Read more »

Posted on Friday, July 6, 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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