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The Weekly Eater: Olena Cafe centers dishes on good-for-you ingredient

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                                Jackie Toya, left, and her mom Helene Toya with live turmeric plants at the at the Olena Cafe on Kapiolani Blvd. near Ala Moana Center on July 9.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Jackie Toya, left, and her mom Helene Toya with live turmeric plants at the at the Olena Cafe on Kapiolani Blvd. near Ala Moana Center on July 9.

It turns out olena (the Hawaiian name for turmeric) is not only at the root of the business but is also part of a family legacy at Olena Cafe. Read more

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