Biting Commentary - December 2017 December 1, 2017 Site Staff 18 Places To Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2017—With Food! Lennie Omalza, Ring in the new year with a meal at one of these Honolulu restaurants. Best of Biting Commentary 2017: Editors’ Favorites Catherine Toth Fox, In case you missed it—12 of our favorite Biting Commentary stories of 2017. What Local Chefs Are Wishing For This Christmas 2017 Catherine Toth Fox, Let’s hope they’ve been good this year! 13 Gift Ideas For the Foodie in Your Life This Christmas 2017 Catherine Toth Fox, When in doubt, go with food. Give Yourself the Gift of Dining Out this Christmas 2017 Lennie Omalza, After all the shopping, gift wrapping, tree cutting and card sending, who wants to cook a holiday meal? Take a break and have your Christmas Eve or Christmas Day fare at a local restaurant instead. 19 Holiday Treats To Make Your Christmas 2017 Merrier Catherine Toth Fox, Who can argue with eggnog pound cake or peppermint bark scones? HONOLULU Small Bites: 9 Happenings Worth Buzzing About in December 2017 Catherine Toth Fox, Here’s a quick-bite guide to the latest foodie news around the Islands. 4 Seasonal Drinks That Taste Like the Holidays in Hawai‘i James Charisma, Get some holiday cheer in beverage form. Chef Lee Anne Wong’s Got One Last Chance Catherine Toth Fox, The Koko Head Café chef-owner returns to Bravo to compete on the network’s “Last Chance Kitchen” this season. Hale ‘Aina Happenings: What’s New With Hawai‘i Restaurants in December 2017 Lennie Omalza, Celebrate the holiday season with champagne, Sunday suppers and seasonal specials. Where To Go When You Need a Drink This Christmas 2017 Catherine Toth Fox, Make Christmas shopping much more bearable at this pop-up bar at Ala Moana Center. A Lesson in Sustainability from Via Gelato Catherine Toth Fox, The gelateria opens its second location at Ward Village with a socially conscious message. Farm Friday: Keiki and Plow Nicole Oka, This emerging family-run organic farm in Hawai‘i Kai is on a mission to educate families about their food and empower keiki.