May 2012


Ice cream sandwiches from ColdFyyre and ChadLou's

June 1, 2012

Ice cream sandwiches from ColdFyyre and ChadLou's

There aren't many places to get ice cream sandwiches in Honolulu. ChadLou's in Kailua is your best bet. Read more »

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31st Kapalua Wine and Food Festival: Mingle and drink with master sommeliers and winemakers June 8-10, 2012

May 31, 2012

31st Kapalua Wine and Food Festival: Mingle and drink with master sommeliers and winemakers June 8-10, 2012

Compare Pinot from the five growing regions of California, indulge in winemaker dinners with Heidi Peterson Barrett and Fred Scherrer Read more »

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Alan Wong's Amasia: Grand opening

May 30, 2012

Alan Wong's Amasia: Grand opening

A look at Alan Wong's new small plates and family-style dining restaurant in the Grand Wailea Read more »

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Real a Gastropub: First look

May 29, 2012

Real a Gastropub: First look

Real a gastropub opened last Wednesday, with 24 beers on tap and 200 in bottles. Read more »

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Opening soon: Pint and Jigger

May 25, 2012

Opening soon: Pint and Jigger

A new bar whose partners include Dave Newman, formerly of Nobu. Read more »

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Upcoming food events: Joy of Sake, Kahala celebrates Julia Child's 100th birthday

May 24, 2012

Upcoming food events: Joy of Sake, Kahala celebrates Julia Child's 100th birthday

Also, a Scherrer Winery Dinner and a Fourth of July bash at the Kahala Read more »

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A look at Menchanko Tei's new location

May 23, 2012

A look at Menchanko Tei's new location

Menchanko Tei opens on Keeaumoku Street and has it all: tonkatsu, nabe, ramen. Read more »

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Las Vegas Restaurant: Estiatorio Milos

May 22, 2012

Las Vegas Restaurant: Estiatorio Milos

One of the best prix fixe on The Strip: three courses of upscale Greek plates for $20.12. Read more »

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Las Vegas restaurant: China Poblano

May 21, 2012

Las Vegas restaurant: China Poblano

Comforting food and intriguing combinations at Jose Andres' Chinese and Mexican restaurant in The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas. Read more »

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Onda Pasta

May 18, 2012

Onda Pasta

Find fresh pasta at the Ala Moana and Haleiwa farmers' markets. Read more »

Posted on Friday, May 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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