November 2012


12th Ave Grill to move into the former Victoria Inn space

November 30, 2012

12th Ave Grill to move into the former Victoria Inn space

We'll track Kevin Hanney's progress all the way til opening day. Consider this the first installment. Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 30, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


A sampling of dishes at the Hawaii Rising Stars Gala

November 28, 2012

A sampling of dishes at the Hawaii Rising Stars Gala

An oxtail roulade that conjures up oxtail soup; octopus and chorizo play against a creamy, sweet corn puree Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Holiday Gift idea: Makana boxes

November 27, 2012

Holiday Gift idea: Makana boxes

A new company offers care packages of locally-made food and products. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Hawaii Rising Star Chefs "How to Make It" panel

November 26, 2012

Hawaii Rising Star Chefs "How to Make It" panel

Rising Star Chefs share their paths to Star Chefdom Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 26, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Andrew Zimmern in Hawaii for Bizarre Foods America

November 21, 2012

Andrew Zimmern in Hawaii for Bizarre Foods America

Zimmern spent the last weekend in Hawaii, in the last Hawaiian fishing village, Shimazu Shave Ice, Alicia's Market and more Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Georgie: a pop-up holiday pie shop in Let Them Eat Cupcakes

November 20, 2012

Georgie: a pop-up holiday pie shop in Let Them Eat Cupcakes

Every Wednesday, find pie at Let Them Eat Cupcakes Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Liquid Breadfruit: a Maui Brewing Co. and Dogfish Head collaboration

November 19, 2012

Liquid Breadfruit: a Maui Brewing Co. and Dogfish Head collaboration

Drink your breadfruit Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 19, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Thanksgiving recipes from Hawaii chefs

November 16, 2012

Thanksgiving recipes from Hawaii chefs

Chefs Sam Choy, James Donahue and Mark Noguchi share their favorite Thanksgiving recipes. Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 16, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


The Hawaiian Plate Explained

November 15, 2012

The Hawaiian Plate Explained

Check out November's dining feature on the origins of the Hawaiian plate Read more »

Posted on Thursday, November 15, 2012 in Permalink | Comments ()


Thanksgiving in Honolulu: brunch, dinner and take home feasts for everyone

November 14, 2012

Thanksgiving in Honolulu: brunch, dinner and take home feasts for everyone

If you don't feel like cooking, here are lots of options. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 14, 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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