Hawaii Food & Wine Festival

It’s known as the premier epicurean destination event in the Pacific, an annual festival co-founded by Chefs Roy Yamaguchi and Alan Wong. The Hawaii Food and Wine Festival started with an event on Maui last weekend and has been going on all week long, with wine tastings, cooking demos, and field trips. They’re some...

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OK sought for traditional taro

When Daniel Anthony first tried selling fresh, traditionally prepared paiai two years ago, he found out that pounding the taro was the easy part. It was much more difficult to sell it. Anthony said that before the Department of Health shut down his small business, he was pounding and selling almost 10,000 pounds of...

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Kalo connections

TARO FEST » Where: Haleiwa Farmers Market, at Kamehameha Highway and Leong Bypass near Haleiwa Beach Park» When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday» Call: 388-9696 or e-mail HaleiwaFarmersMarket@gmail.comEVENTSRecipe contest (call or e-mail for details), poi-pounding demonstration, talk story with North Shore kupuna, taro farm tours, dishes by Hawaii chefs, makahiki activities and entertainment....

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