Taste Education: Helen Nielsen, Maui Natural Bee

Posted on Feb 20, 2012 in Events | No Comments
Taste Education: Helen Nielsen, Maui Natural Bee

With support from the Maui Culinary Academy and Whole Foods Market Kahului, Slow Food Maui presents Helen Nielsen, Maui Natural Bee, as its featured guest for its Taste Education Series in February. The session will focus on the lives of honeybees and their efficiency, the benefits of consuming local honey and useful ways to use […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Slow Food Maui Field Trip to Maui Brewing Co. July 13

Posted on Jul 8, 2011 in Events | No Comments

Slow Food Maui’s next Taste Education session is a field trip to Maui Brewing Co. for a grand tour and tasting by Owner Garrett Marrero and General Manager Lyndon Honda. Here is an opportunity to learn about creating handcrafted beers using local ingredients and environmentally sound practices while enjoying a behind-the-scenes-tour of one of Hawaiʻi’s […]