May-June 2013

May-June 2013 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

Alala Hawaiian Crow

The Call of the ‘Alala

Ancient Hawaiian Chanters used the unique sounds of the Alala, Hawaiian crow, to broadcast messages in battle. Currently they are extinct in the wild.
Maui chef Sheldon Simeon

2013 Chef of the Year: Sheldon Simeon

For the first time in ‘Aipono’s eleven-year history, Maui’s chefs elected one of their own to a second reign as Chef of the Year.
Maui Kitchen design

Good Cooks, Great Kitchens

An exceptional kitchen inspires many meals.
creme brulee recipe

Lavender Nutmeg Crème Brûlée

This crème brûlée recipe from Five Palms Lahaina makes 6 servings.
Maui bees

Wild Harvest

Maui offers bees a friendly environment, and their keepers the potential for sweet rewards.
Maui burger

The World on a Plate without Leaving Home

The 2013 Aipono Award winners offer dishes from around the world without having to leave Maui. Travel to Hollywood, the American heartland, South America, Italy and Japan.
Wine sommelier

Traveling Companions

This issue features finding the perfect wine to accompany your travels.
hawaiian legend eddie aikau

Eddie Would Go

Very few know the story of Eddie Aikau and why he is so important to the Hawaiian culture. His sacrifice helped spark the awareness of Hawaiian cultural identity.
Maui wine tasting events

Extra Love

Winemakers of California elite Pritchard Hill region will be presented by Master Sommelier Michael Jordan at the 2013 Kapalua Wine and Food Festival in June at The Ritz Carlton, Kapalua.
Olukai race Maui

Paddling Forward, Giving Back

The OluKai Hoʻolauleʻa is an annual open race for hundreds of standup and outrigger canoe paddlers. The famed eight mile Maliko Bay downwinder finishes at Kahana Beach park on the north shore of Maui.
best food at gas stations on maui

Fill ‘Em Up!

Hungry on the run? Tita knows where to go to get the best Maui gas station grindz!
canoe surfing

Paddle in, Pull Water

Maui No Ka Oi Publisher Diane Haynes Woodburn talks about people she knows who have pushed forward, overcoming tough obstacles.

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