Quantcast
  

Monday, July 28, 2014         

TO ACCESS SUBSCRIBER CONTENT:
Current Print Subscribers
ACTIVATE account
- OR -
LOGIN or SUBSCRIBE
for full digital access

Hawaii food-travel series wins regional Emmy

"Family Ingredients" takes the honor with an episode featuring local chef Alan Wong

By Joleen Oshiro

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 18, 2014

~~<p>An isle show centering on eggs and rice won a regional Emmy on Saturday at the 43rd Annual Northern California Area Emmy Awards in San Francisco. Food-travel television series &quot;Family Ingredients,&quot; the first-ever Hawaii production included on PBS' national prime-time lineup, took the Lifestyle-Program/Special award for its pilot episode that profiled chef Alan Wong's culinary roots.</p>
<p>Producers Heather Giugni, Daniel Nakasone and Renea Veneri Stewart spun a story of food, community and culture from Wong's beloved childhood dish of tamago kake gohan, a Japanese comfort food of raw egg mixed with hot rice. The dish led to visits to food producers in Wong's hometown of Wahiawa as well as a journey to Japan.</p>
~~

An isle show centering on eggs and rice won a regional Emmy on Saturday at the 43rd Annual Northern California Area Emmy Awards in San Francisco. Food-travel television series "Family Ingredients," the first-ever Hawaii production included on PBS' national prime-time lineup, took the Lifestyle-Program/Special award for its pilot episode that profiled chef Alan Wong's culinary roots.

Producers Heather Giugni, Daniel Nakasone and Renea Veneri Stewart spun a story of food, community and culture from Wong's beloved childhood dish of tamago kake gohan, a Japanese comfort food of raw egg mixed with hot rice. The dish led to visits to food producers in Wong's hometown of Wahiawa as well as a journey to Japan. Login for more...



Login or sign up below for the complete story

Print Subscribers
ACTIVATION
Current print subscribers, activate your premium content account for unlimited online access & commenting
New Subscribers
Find subscription offers in your area and choose the package that suits your reading preferences.

14-DAY PASS
14 day premium online access and commenting ability on StarAdvertiser.com