Taste Education: Poultry with Bobby Santos September 28

Posted on Sep 20, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Taste Education: Poultry with Bobby Santos September 28

Continuing with its Taste Education Series, Slow Food Maui presents its eighth session: Poultry with Bobby Santos. Here is an opportunity to learn all there is to know about poultry, which is defined as: Domestic fowl in general, for example, chickens, turkeys, ducks, or geese, raised for meat or eggs 2. The meat of domestic […]

What’s For Dinner? Farm to Table Dinner at Market Fresh Bistro

Posted on Sep 19, 2011 in Events, Fun, News | No Comments
What’s For Dinner? Farm to Table Dinner at Market Fresh Bistro

Kula Fields has partnered with Chef Justin Pardo of Market Fresh Bistro for their Farm to Table Dinner on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 6PM. Chef Pardo will creatively transform the contents of the Kula Fields Box into a delectable meal that showcases the bounty that our local farmers grow. Reservations are recommended. Call 808-572-4877 […]

Take The $5 Challenge September 17

Posted on Sep 11, 2011 in Causes, Events | 2 Comments
Take The $5 Challenge September 17

Slow Food Maui is having its second annual general meeting at the Maui Culinary Academy’s Leis Family Class Act Restaurant located in the Pāʻina Building at the UH-Maui Campus on Saturday, September 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. where anyone interested can sign up for membership and learn more about the organization. In addition, we are gathering for a […]

Eat! Wailuku – Wailuku First Friday Photos

Posted on Sep 4, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Eat! Wailuku – Wailuku First Friday Photos

Great Eat! Wailuku event on First Friday. Big mahalo to everyone who worked hard to make it happen.

Photos from “Got Fish” Taste Education with Don Wakamatsu of Whole Foods Market Kahului

Posted on Sep 1, 2011 in Education, Events | No Comments
Photos from “Got Fish” Taste Education with Don Wakamatsu of Whole Foods Market Kahului

We were treated to a great educational experience last night as veteran fisherman and fishmonger Don Wakamatsu of Whole Foods Market Kahului shared his expertise by taking apart a whole ahi and showing us how every cut could be used so that nothing would be wasted. He then proceeded to show us how to make […]

Eat! Wailuku on First Friday

Posted on Aug 30, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Eat! Wailuku on First Friday

In partnership with Edible Hawaiian Islands magazine, the Maui County Farm Bureau will launch its agriculture awareness month in Wailuku on First Friday, September 2. Food trucks will feature grown-on-Maui dishes and local produce will be offered for sale, courtesy of Kula Fields. Starting at 6:00 p.m., taste the delicious fresh produce grown on Maui, […]

Maui County Farm Bureau Presents Grown on Maui Chef Demos, Saturday, August 27

Posted on Aug 24, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Maui County Farm Bureau Presents Grown on Maui Chef Demos, Saturday, August 27

The Maui County Farm Bureau is proud to present two chef demos at the Maui Product Festival scheduled on Saturday, August 27, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Maui Mall. Starting at 10:00 am, the Maui Products Festival features anything made or grown on Maui. In addition to the Grown on Maui booth where […]

Maui County Farm Bureau Presents Maui Ag Day

Posted on Aug 24, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Maui County Farm Bureau Presents Maui Ag Day

The Maui County Farm Bureau will present the second annual Maui Ag Day with a focus on Understanding Food Safety Certification on Friday, August 26, from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Hali‘imaile Pineapple Company located at 872 Hali‘imaile Road in Makawao. The trade show, panel, tour, and parking are free. Grown on Maui lunch […]

Grown on Maui—Agriculture Matters

Posted on Aug 10, 2011 in Causes, Events | No Comments
Grown on Maui—Agriculture Matters

Aloha Maui! Get ready for a month of ag-related activities starting with two events on August 27th – Hawaiian Plant Sale & Family Fun at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens and Maui Products Show at Maui Mall. Then on September 2nd Maui County Farm Bureau and Edible Hawaiian Islands magazine present Eat Wailuku! at First Friday […]

Taste Education Session – Got Fish – Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Posted on Aug 10, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Taste Education Session – Got Fish – Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Slow Food Maui’s next taste education session celebrates Maui’s love affair with fresh fish and poke. Presenter Don Wakamatsu of Whole Foods Market Kahului comes from a long line of fishermen and fishmongers. His family once owned Wakamatsu Market, located on Market Street in Wailuku. Wakamatsu will give a presentation on Whole Foods Market’s sustainable fish […]

Hawai‘i Governor Neil Abercrombie Visits the Kihei Elementary School Garden

Posted on Jul 30, 2011 in Events | No Comments
Hawai‘i Governor Neil Abercrombie Visits the Kihei Elementary School Garden

It was a great honor to be included in a small group of people welcoming Hawai‘i Governor Neil Abercrombie to the Kihei Elementary School Garden today. The Governor toured the grounds with the school garden volunteers, then chatted with everyone over a scrumptious lunch sponsored by Chefs Brian Etheredge and Chris Kulis of Capische featuring […]