November-December 2016

November-December 2016 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

polenta appetizer

Mascarpone Polenta

Mick Fleetwood passes the polenta pupu during our 2016 Holiday Test Kitchen.
octopus

Armed & Mysterious

He‘e (octopuses) have brief but magical lives. They mature within a year, mate, and die shortly after. What happens in between is the stuff of sci-fi flicks and Beatles’ songs.
hanai

All in the Family

There’s a saying in English that you can’t choose your family. But with an ancient and enduring Hawaiian tradition called hānai, sometimes you can.
beef tenderloin recipe

Roasted Beef Tenderloin

Get this recipe for roasted beef tenderloin.
rice pudding

Holiday in Hawai‘i: Family & Food Traditions

Hawai‘i is a place populated by people from all over the world, and sharing cultural foods plays an important part in our celebrations. When we asked friends, recently, about their favorite throwback indulgences, this is what they said...
humpback whale rainbow

2016 Shaka List

Every year, we publish the Shaka List: a serenade to some of what makes Maui nō ka ‘oi.
Lahaina arts Society

Holiday Marketplace

Gifts from Maui for the ones you love.
Mailko Retreat

Maliko Retreat

This short-term rental is long on history.

Holiday Gift Guide

When it comes to having great presents, there’s no place like home — especially when home is in the Islands.
lamb chops

Rack of Lamb

Rack of lamb gets a warm reception, arriving dressed in a pistachio-panko crust.
ulu egg nog

Breadfruit Nog

Ross Steidel of Perfect Pour Maui created two versions of ‘ulu nog: one with eggs and cream, one vegan.
rex Haleakala

Uncle Rex and the Mountain

Alvin “Rex” Ornellas shares history about Haleakalā National Park, one of Maui’s most popular attractions.

Christmas in the Melting Pot

Throughout 2016, our twentieth anniversary, we’ve been dusting off stories from our archives and sharing them with you. This column first ran in October 2009.
maui food innovation center

Kitchen Startup

Maui’s new Food Innovation Center offers entrepreneurs recipes for success.

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