November 2012


Desserts at The Pineapple Room by Alan Wong

November 13, 2012

Desserts at The Pineapple Room by Alan Wong

Michelle Karr-Ueoka, Alan Wong's pastry chef, overhauls the dessert menu Read more »

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Congratulations 2013 Hale Aina Winners!

November 12, 2012

Congratulations 2013 Hale Aina Winners!

Awards were announced at Hale Aina gala last night. Read more »

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The Hakka Cookbook: Chinese Soul Food from around the World

November 9, 2012

The Hakka Cookbook: Chinese Soul Food from around the World

Linda Lau Anusasananan explores Hakka cuisine from its origins to its diaspora, including in Hawaii Read more »

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Safehouse, a lounge inside the Republik

November 8, 2012

Safehouse, a lounge inside the Republik

Drinks and snacks at this new swanky lounge Read more »

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Restaurant Week Hawaii 2012

November 7, 2012

Restaurant Week Hawaii 2012

Special prix fixe menus and dishes during Restaurant Week, November 12 through 18 Read more »

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Coming soon: Vintage Cave, a new restaurant and "private society" concept in Honolulu

November 6, 2012

Coming soon: Vintage Cave, a new restaurant and "private society" concept in Honolulu

An ambitious project is in the works in the basement of Shirokiya. Read more »

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Get your Hale Aina awards tickets now

November 5, 2012

Get your Hale Aina awards tickets now

Join us for the 29th annual Hale Aina awards and sample nine dishes from Hale Aina restaurants Read more »

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Karai Crab: another seafood boil restaurant landed in Honolulu

November 2, 2012

Karai Crab: another seafood boil restaurant landed in Honolulu

But this one's a little different Read more »

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Food events: Taro Festival, Deepavali Festival of Lights, Old's Cool at Roy's

November 1, 2012

Food events: Taro Festival, Deepavali Festival of Lights, Old's Cool at Roy's

There's plenty to eat and celebrate at these upcoming food events. Read more »

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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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