November-December 2013

November-December 2013 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

Olowalu Maui snorkel spots

Maui’s Down Under: Snorkeling Spots

A quick guide to Maui snorkeling spots. From Honolua Bay, Kapalua to Hulopoe Bay, Lanai, explore beneath the surface.
dog helpers maui

Givers

The Holidays are a time of giving, but organizations around Maui country give all year long. From Toys to education and canine assistance.
Maui voyaging canoe

Now, Voyager

Seventeen years in the making, the Hawaiian modern day voyaging canoe Mo‘okiha O Piilani will set sail on December 21 during the winter solstice.
island pillows

Holiday Gift Guide

Maui No Ka Oi Holiday Gift Guide provides this year's eclectic gift ideas from across the island of Maui, from chocolate art to a kitchen garden for fighting fish.
Wine sommelier

Southern Charm

Advanced Sommelier Charles Fredy explores wines from the Southern Hemisphere, Australia, New Zealand, Argentina and Chile.
publisher's note

Days of Awe

Visiting the east coast for a wedding, Maui No Ka Oi publisher, Diane Haynes Woodburn, experiences a sense of awe while seeking inspiration through thoughts of her ancestors.
chocolate almond cake recipe

Milk Chocolate Almond Cake

Mahalo to Chef Anton Haines for this dessert recipe.
red ti leaf

Rainy Season

Ho‘oilo starts in November and marks the rainy season in Hawaii. Micro climates and rain fall varies with wind, geography and elevation.
Roselani Hawaii Ice cream

Da Local Scoop

Manuel Nobriga began making ice cream from scratch in 1932. Now Roselani is an island favorite dessert only available in Hawaii.