June 2012


Manoa Chocolate shop and factory: making bean-to-bar chocolate in Kailua

June 29, 2012

Manoa Chocolate shop and factory: making bean-to-bar chocolate in Kailua

Single-origin chocolates from Hawaii and around the world, all made in this Kailua shop. Read more »

Posted on Friday, June 29, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Kickin' Kajun, a new Louisiana crawfish and seafood boil restaurant

June 28, 2012

Kickin' Kajun, a new Louisiana crawfish and seafood boil restaurant

Dig in and get messy with crawfish (and lots of other shellfish). Read more »

Posted on Thursday, June 28, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Pa‘i‘ai Pa‘ina: Celebrate pa‘i‘ai at this fundraiser to promote kalo culture

June 27, 2012

Pa‘i‘ai Pa‘ina: Celebrate pa‘i‘ai at this fundraiser to promote kalo culture

This Sunday at The Whole Ox Deli, with food by Ed Kenney, Lee Anne Wong of Unique Eats on the Cooking Channel, and more chefs Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Fallen Fruit: An art collective that uses fruit as a lens to see the world

June 26, 2012

Fallen Fruit: An art collective that uses fruit as a lens to see the world

Attend a Public Fruit Jam as Fallen Fruit collaborates with the Honolulu Museum of Art and the Find Art Festival this week. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Naked Cow cheese dinner at Chef Mavro

June 25, 2012

Naked Cow cheese dinner at Chef Mavro

Naked Cow Dairy cheese plate and Pickles the cow for one night only Read more »

Posted on Monday, June 25, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Pr%f: a pop-up bar of experimental cocktails by Imbibe Hawaii

June 22, 2012

Pr%f: a pop-up bar of experimental cocktails by Imbibe Hawaii

Expect experimental cocktails and rustic food this Sunday at VLounge. Read more »

Posted on Friday, June 22, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


First look: Lucky Belly, a new Honolulu ramen restaurant and bar

June 21, 2012

First look: Lucky Belly, a new Honolulu ramen restaurant and bar

Expect "chef-inspired" ramen, a late-night takeout window, and a sake and whisky bar Read more »

Posted on Thursday, June 21, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Hawaii's summer bon dance schedule 2012 and bon dance eats

June 20, 2012

Hawaii's summer bon dance schedule 2012 and bon dance eats

What are your favorite bon dance eats? Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


New Honolulu pop-up restaurant: Miso and Ale

June 19, 2012

New Honolulu pop-up restaurant: Miso and Ale

Chris Gee and Chris Okuhara create cheeky five-course menus. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Where to buy lychee in Honolulu now

June 18, 2012

Where to buy lychee in Honolulu now

It's an amazing lychee year. Get them before they're gone. Read more »

Posted on Monday, June 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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