Taste Education Mixology Event Photos and Videos

Posted on Mar 31, 2011 in Events, Media | No Comments

Everyone learned a great deal at last night’s Taste Education Mixology event. Mahalo nui loa to Melissa Panzarini with Maui Cocktail Catering, Shonna Pinheiro with OCEAN Vodka, Jane and Barry with Mauicello, Chris Speere with the Maui Culinary Academy and all the Slow Foodies who made it happen. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eSyzBZarGt8[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OCyx_PtQhs[/youtube]

Maui Bake Sale for Japan

Posted on Mar 26, 2011 in Events, Fundraising | No Comments

Maui Bake Sale for Japan is partnering with a national effort that started in San Francisco. Last year they raised $23,000 for Haiti. The funds will go to Peace Winds Japan, one of the largest Japanese disaster response NGOs. 100% of the money will go to ground relief: medical and sanitary supplies, blankets and clothing, […]

Slow Food Maui Presents Mixology with Melissa Panzarini, Maui Cocktail Catering

Posted on Mar 24, 2011 in Events | 2 Comments

In the second installment of the Taste Education Series, Slow Food Maui presents Mixology, the Art of Making Cocktails with Melissa Panzarini, Maui Cocktail Catering. Date: Wednesday, March 30 Time: 6:00-7:00 p.m. HST Place: The Leis Family Class Act Restaurant at the Maui Culinary Academy, UH Maui College, Pa’ina Building, 310 W. Kaahumanu Ave., Kahului, Maui, Hawai‘i Cost: $15 […]

Tickets Available for Grand Taste Education Event!

Posted on Mar 24, 2011 in Events | One Comment

Support our farmers and chefs in The Grand Taste Education Tent at the 4th annual Maui County Agricultural Festival. It’s a rare opportunity to sample delectable dishes prepared with ingredients from local ranchers and growers by top Maui chefs at 13 tasting stations. Tickets are going fast, so purchase yours now! Advance tickets $25 Adult/$15 children 12 and under. After […]

Coles At The Maui County Agricultural Festival

Posted on Mar 20, 2011 in Article, News | No Comments

Coles, including head cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, collard greens, kale, kohlrabi, mustard, rutabaga and turnips, are important crops on Maui. Read more in Warren Watanabe’s column in today’s Maui News… ->

Maui Farmers United One Year Anniversary Spring Equinox Meeting

Posted on Mar 18, 2011 in Events | No Comments

Tuesday, March 22, 2011, 6 – 9:00pm Pukalani, Tavares Center Pool Room Localvore Potluck, Produce & Seed Swap: Bring your home/farm grown produce for display…. then swap produce, seeds, cuttings and starts at the end of the meeting! Enter our Food Contest to win Prizes !!! There will be Health Food Store Gift Cards (Totaling […]

4th Annual Maui County Agricultural Festival – Food From Maui Farms Matters!

Posted on Mar 18, 2011 in Events | One Comment

On April 2, 2011, the annual Maui County Agricultural Festival celebrates once again agriculture’s vital role in the economy, environment, and lifestyle of Maui. Held on the lū‘au grounds of Maui Tropical Plantation in Waikapū and in its fourth year, Maui’s prime event to raise awareness about local agriculture on Maui invites Maui to talk […]

Veggies Gone Wild with Chef Douglas McNish!

Posted on Mar 14, 2011 in Events | No Comments

Whole Foods Market, Maui is hosting a special evening with celebrity Chef Douglas McNish and the Vegetarian Society of Hawaii. After working for Toronto’s best chefs in some of the most challenging atmospheres, Douglas McNish went on to bring organic vegan cuisine to a whole new level. Specializing in both cooked and raw foods, he […]

School Gardens Take Center Stage At Focus Maui Nui

Posted on Mar 2, 2011 in Garden, Kids | One Comment

Today’s Focus Maui Nui post was about Lehn Huff and the important work the Maui School Garden Network is doing for sustainability on our island. Check it out ->