Maui No Ka Oi Magazine

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Aipono Winners 2022

Maui Nō Ka ‘Oi Magazine presents the 2022 ‘Aipono Restaurant Award Winners What’s in a name? In Hawaiian, ai means “to eat,” and pono means...
mushroom dumplings

Mushroom Dumplings Recipe

Try this recipe for shrimp and wood ear mushroom dumplings.
Maui mushroom dish

The Fungus Amongus

Blewits and cloud ears and turkey tails … oh boy!
maui fire dancers luau

Paia Pa’ina Premier Cultural Dinner & Show Experience

An oceanfront lūʻau offers amazing performances in the heart of Paia.
haiku home sunset

Hidden Haʻikū

This North Shore property is island living at its best.
Diane Woodburn and Tylun Pang

For You, Chef

Chef Pang showed us that taking care of one another is what matters most.
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Native Plants: Photo Gallery

Words and Photography by Zach Pezzillo
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Mushroom Buzz: Cocktail Recipe

When challenged to design a mushroom cocktail, Esters Fair Prospect's mixologist created the Murder Hornet.
Kapalua Ziplines

Hawaiʻi on High

Flying, forests and fun — Kapalua Ziplines is a must-do adventure.
Sensei Farms Lanai Greenhouses tomatoes

Seeds of Change: Sensei Farms Lānaʻi

Technology meets tomatoes at Sensei Farms Lānaʻi.
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Shop Maui

From shopping to spa treatments to collecting art, Maui's got something for everyone.
Wailuku Maui murals

Painting the Town: Wailuku

A sophisticated public art series reveals Wailuku’s deep aloha.
publisher's note

Just Keep Swimming

Whether your style is to blindly jump in, or to simply test the water with your toes, I hope you find your perfect beach.
Studio Art Maui

Shop Maui

Find fun gifts at these local retailers.
year of tiger cocktail

Tiger Balm

Make this fun cocktail to celebrate 2022, the Year of the Tiger, or simply to ring in the weekend!
hawaiian sea turtles

Saving Hawaiʻi’s Honu

Help create a future where Hawaiian green sea turtles are able to live unencumbered by human impact.
Michael Spalding Hawai‘i Waterman Hall of Fame.

A Life Aquatic: Michael Spalding

Sharks and Portuguese man o’ war barely stop Maui’s local water legend, Michael Spalding.
Hotel Lahaina

An Island Oasis: Lahaina Grill

Our dining editor recounts her relaxing two-night dine-cation at one of Lahainaʻs historic landmarks.
hawaii monk seal

Species on the brink: Monk Seals

The official state mammal of Hawai‘i, the monk seal, faces many threats.
Aina brand Coffee beans

True to Their Roots: ‘Āina Brands

How a really bad cup of coffee resulted in support for our community.
monkeypod burger

Sun’s Out, Buns Out

Searching for the perfect burger on Maui?
sea turtle babies

Paying It Forward: Volunteer on Vacation

Mālama Maui for a memorable vacation.
pono island home

Living Pono

Nature meets design in this ecofriendly Haʻikū home.
Integrative Sustainability

Integrative Sustainability

The Hulihia Center for Sustainable Systems seeks to treat the symptoms of a problem by determining its root cause.
mala dessert

A Tree, A Trio & A Treat

Chef Alvin Savella took over as executive chef for Māla over a year ago.
maui beach weddings

Experience Maui’s North Shore Premier Beachside Wedding Venue

Experience Maui’s North Shore Premier Beachside Wedding Venue
kure atoll albatross

Our Kūpuna Islands

Kūpuna (ancestor) islands form the core of the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument.