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Sanrio, Sugarfina partner on kawaii candy collection

Updated on  September 19, 2017 at 4:56 pm
Sugarfina and Sanrio have partnered to create Sanrio Loves Sugarfina, a kawaii collection inspired by Hello Kitty and her Sanrio friends. Read More

Cheesecake Factory adds second Oahu restaurant

Updated on  September 12, 2017 at 4:58 pm
It’s been 14 years since the first Hawaii Cheesecake Factory location opened in Waikiki. Next week we get our second, in Kapolei. Read More

Yauatcha serves up sweet gesture for Houston relief

Updated on  September 5, 2017 at 5:12 pm
Yauatcha Waikiki — which has a sister restaurant in Houston — is donating 15 percent of sales of select items to support the city’s victims of Hurricane Harvey. Read More

‘Cutthroat Kitchen’ winner featured at gala

Updated on  August 29, 2017 at 4:22 pm
Hawaii expat chef Kaimana Chee, a 2016 Food Network “Cutthroat Kitchen” winner with thriving businesses in Maryland, will return home to cook at a special event. Read More

Safeway serves up tangy chicken wings

Updated on  August 23, 2017 at 9:58 am
The tangy salt and vinegar wings sold at the deli in Safeway are quickly becoming a new favorite snack. Read More

New Hawaiian Sun juice combines fruit flavors

Updated on  August 15, 2017 at 6:48 pm
Hawaiian Sun has a new flavor, Beach n’ Berry Punch, with blueberry, raspberry, passion fruit, acai and pomegranate flavors. Read More

Indian ‘dawat’ benefits isle culinary education

Updated on  August 8, 2017 at 5:59 pm
Everybody starts somewhere, and at the Hawaii Culinary Education Foundation, the focus is on providing isle culinary students with a solid launch, including experiences outside the classroom that expand their knowledge of the culinary world. Read More

Local contestant might return to TV’s ‘Food Network Star’

Updated on  August 1, 2017 at 5:35 pm
Amy Pottinger of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam was eliminated from the televised “Food Network Star” competition Sunday but could come back if her turn during the online-only “Star Salvation” competition, immediately following the show, was deemed successful. Read More

Chefs plan friendly food fight

Updated on  July 25, 2017 at 4:36 pm
Every kid loves a good food fight, and the adults over at The Street Honolulu, A Michael Mina Social House, have come up with a more civilized, though equally exciting, grown-up version. Read More

PETA cheers Banan’s vegan sundae

Updated on  July 18, 2017 at 5:11 pm
Honolulu’s Banan soft-serve business has made the inaugural listing of Top 10 vegan sundaes in the nation, compiled by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. Read More

Senia’s pastry chef scores national award

Updated on  July 4, 2017 at 6:10 pm
Mimi Mendoza, pastry chef at Senia, has been named one of 15 Young Guns by Eater, an online dining and food website. Read More

As American as a pizza pie?

Updated on  June 27, 2017 at 4:58 pm
Quick! What’s American food? Hamburgers, hot dogs, fries, barbecue … Flour & Barley — Brick Oven Pizza merges all of that with an all-American adopted food, pizza, for the Fourth of July. Read More

New brew honors voyaging heritage

Updated on  June 23, 2017 at 1:00 am
Lanikai Brewing Co.’s new Kahiki brew pays tribute to the Polynesian Voyaging Society and its mission to perpetuate the practice of traditional navigation. Read More

Melons deliver sweet kiss of summer

Updated on  June 16, 2017 at 12:38 am
Among the seasonal treats of summer are Golden Kiss and Honey Kiss melons, specialty fruit with distinctive, punched-up flavors. Read More

Distiller to host tasty benefit

Updated on  June 13, 2017 at 5:21 pm
Ko Hana Rum Distillery will stage a celebrity chef dining event and silent auction to benefit the nonprofit Honolulu Habitat for Humanity on Saturday. Read More

Snickers adds another nut to its lineup

Updated on  May 23, 2017 at 5:04 pm
OK, hazelnut fans, Snickers has developed a bar for you. Read More

May the Frork be with you

Updated on  May 9, 2017 at 5:07 pm
When I saw the video for McDonald’s “Frork” on the company’s YouTube channel, I couldn’t stop laughing. Read More

Senia launching midday meals

Updated on  May 2, 2017 at 5:36 pm
The acclaimed Senia restaurant will start lunch service Monday, with a prix-fixe format: two savory courses and dessert for $35. Read More

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