musubi

Mana Musubi is reopening Wednesday with 25% more rice balls

You haven't experienced heartbreak until you've pulled up to Mana Musubi, only to discover a closed sign and empty shelves. Hawaii's self-proclaimed musubi headquarters, the shop formerly known as Mana Bu's would open at 6:30 a.m., shelves bursting with nearly 30 musubi varieties, and sell out by…

CIY video: Sunny side Spam musubi

Frolic’s CIY (Cook It Yourself) videos are for those times when eating out is not an option. They’re quick-ish how-tos for dishes that make staying in fun, ranging from pretty simple to d’oh, why didn’t I think of that? Fact:…

Our Top 6: Okazuya

Ahh okazuya. Growing up in the islands, a stop at your local Japanese-style delicatessen meant you got good marks on your report card, were going on a field trip or finally had enough quarters to purchase a super filling snack.…

Your SPAM-tastic guide to Waikiki Spam Jam 2016

Mmmm. Do you smell that savory, distinctly porky scent wafting in the spring trades across Kalakaua? That’s right, it’s Spam Jam! For the fourteenth year, the absolutely bonkers street fest takes over Waikiki in a massive celebration of our state’s…

Did this: Eat the Street Musubi

If you think musubi is just Japanese, you weren’t in Kakaako Friday night. Turkey and stuffing musubis, loco moco musubis and Mexubis ruled at Eat the Street, along with musubi hot dogs, lobster tail musubis and an ume musubi Onopop.…

Hawaii: In Real Life ~ Tanioka’s

Whenever you mention Tanioka’s to local people, they get crazy and start salivating like Pavlov’s dog. Never mind that they’re all the way out in Waipahu; people seek them out for their fried chicken, poke, musubis, and assorted plate lunch…