May-June 2007

May-June 2007 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

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10 Most Intriguing People 2007

What these Mauians do makes them worthy of our attention.
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Talk Story

Fresh off the coconut wireless
Ivan Pahk

2007 Chef of the Year Ivan Pahk

Maui chef of the year Ivan Pahk’s success is due, in no small part, to his generous participation in Maui’s food scene.
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A Formal Affair

From sequins to Sinatra . . . the five most fabulous wedding trends
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Island Kitchens

From classic plantation style to south shore tech, three fabulous kitchens . . . custom designed for maximum function, beauty and easy island lifestyle.
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Cause for Success

Old Lahaina Lu‘au’s high performance goes beyond the stage to embrace community.
Michael Moore

Business Savvy

Old Lahaina Luau's Michael Moore gives tips on great employee relations.

Maui No Ka Ouch

To millions of enchanted admirers, Maui comes as close to perfection as nature probably allows. But even this best of all possible worlds has a few shortcomings.
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Good From the Inside Out

How Maui’s winning kitchens cook up satisfaction for their guests and staff
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Side Dish by Gossip Gourmet

If she were queen, the winners would be...
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MORE 2007 Shaka List

Read four more "bests," then give us your nominees for best things on Maui.
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Publisher’s Note

Inside this “Best of Maui” issue are treasures to inspire a new adventure or rekindle a fond memory—a thoughtfully chosen list that is quintessentially Maui.

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