May-June 2017

May-June 2017 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

Sons of Hawaii

The Story Behind The Sons of Hawaii

If not for Primo Beer and Maui onions, one of Hawaiian music’s greatest albums might not exist.
Kahekili Reef

Let Them Eat Algae

Kā‘anapali’s marine reserve is protecting the reef by protecting the fish.

Broke da Mouth! Best of Maui Dining 2017

Here are a few of our readers’ favorite ‘Aipono-winning restaurants on Maui.
2017 kapalua wine and food festival

Move over, Bacchus — Jordan’s in the House

Michael Jordan will be lead sommelier for the sixth consecutive year at the Kapalua Wine and Food Festival.
adult shave ice on maui

Masters of Mixology

Thirsty? We've compiled some of Maui's tastiest and most beloved cocktails and 'mocktails' for you!
Maui Chef of the Year Jojo Vasquez

2017 Chef of the Year Jojo Vasquez

As executive chef at The Plantation House, Jojo Vasquez creates light and delectable island-style fare.
4 wheeling lanai hawaii

Chasing Daylight on Lāna‘i

Taking an island romp on Lāna‘i can find you slinging arrows . . . or mud . . . or more.
Pele by Linda Rowell Stevens

In Praise of Wāhine

From the very beginning, Hawaiian culture has celebrated women’s power, passion and intellect. We dig into Hawaiian wāhine culture to learn more.
maui foods

Great Finds Made on Maui

A taste of what the Valley Isle is serving up for locally made food and drink items.

The Great Chef Exchange (VIDEO)

Chefs are notoriously open to learning and are often enamored of their peers, which makes for a successful “chef exchange.”

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