Mangoes at … your house

Mangoes have long been a companion to coconut and curry powder in classic kama’aina-style chicken or shrimp curry. Still, Kent Thompson’s first-place winning entry in the baked goods division of the Mangoes at the Moana Recipe Contest yesterday (July 9) carried the idea a bit […]

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Back behind the plate!

Tomorrow: Discovering a new food “neighborhood,” Yataimura at Shirokiya. Coming up: A foodie friendship. An Island-only recipe for bread pudding. Fish soup that’ll change your mind. Restaurant ordering: the one unbreakable rule. March? Was it really March the last time I updated this blog? Was […]

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A mango a day…

More like dozens of mangoes a day Saturday at the Mangoes at the Moana event at the Sheraton Moana Resort & Spa, a Westin property. Mango pies, mango tarts, mango crunch, mango cake, mango lumpia, mango rice, mango bread, mango manju, chicken stuffed with mango, […]

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Too busy to cook? Wanda?

Funny thing about getting laid off. You’re suddenly busier than you ever were when you had a job. I’ve heard this from every one of my former Advertiser colleagues. You’re suddenly hussling so hard to get work, volunteering (or being volunteered) right and left, tackling […]

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