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Sous chef, chef de cuisine named at Four Seasons

MEDIA RELEASE Four Seasons Resort Hualalai has announced two promotions within its culinary division. Shaun Acosta has been named executive sous chef. A native of Woodland, Calif., Acosta has worked at the Resort since 2006. Most recently banquet chef of the Resort, responsible for wedding and special event dining; Acosta earned his A.O.S. degree in [...]

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16th Annual Hilo Culinary Classic (April 4)

MEDIA RELEASE The 16th Annual Hilo Culinary Classic is set for 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, April 4 and it promises to be the largest display of culinary technical skill, creativity and knowledge since the Hawaii Community College Culinary Arts Program began the food competition 16 years ago. Entries created by second-year Culinary Arts students from [...]

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Kona residents win ACF Western Regional awards

Jean Hull, Ken Love tapped at Oakland conference

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Epicurious Editor Tanya Steel listen as 12-year-old Haile Thomas, last year's recipe winner from Arizona, introduces Mrs. Obama during the Kids' State Dinner in the East Room of the White House, July 9, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

First Lady Michelle Obama hosts Healthy Lunchtime Challenge recipe contest

First Lady Michelle Obama is teaming up with Epicurious, the Department of Education, and the Department of Agriculture to host the third-annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge recipe contest.

Kids ages 8-12, with the help of their parents, can take part in the challenge by sending in original lunch recipes that are healthy, affordable, and tasty!

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Sam Choy’s Keauhou Poke Contest 2014 results

Nakoa Pabre of Umeke’s wins tradition poke in professional category; Kealaheke, Konawaena students also take honors

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Sam Choy’s Keauhou Poke Contest (March 16)

MEDIA RELEASE Put your braggin’ in the bowl and enter your favorite poke recipe to win cash and prizes at the third Sam Choy’s Keauhou Poke Contest Sunday, March 16. Public tasting is 12:30 p.m. at the Convention Center at the Sheraton Kona Resort & Spa at Keauhou Bay. Sam Choy’s Keauhou Poke Contest is [...]

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Longboard Legends Pizza opens in Kona

MEDIA RELEASE Owners Robby, Zack, Stephanie, Vern and Karen Liebelt have opened Longboard Legends Pizza offering creative selections of pizza, salads, sliders and desserts. All sausages and pepporoni are homemade. The Liebelt family has owned restaurants in Oregon and dad Vern is the chef at University of the Nations. Longboard Legends Pizza is located in [...]

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Kona’s Jean Hull honored at American Culinary Federation conference

Jean Hull, owner, Hospitality Consulting by Jean, was presented with a President’s Medallion from the American Culinary Federation. President’s Medallions are given to foodservice professionals that have contributed their knowledge and expertise to the advancement of the culinary profession. Hull received the medallion on March 3 during the 2014 ACF Western Regional Conference held in Oakland, March 2-5.

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Kailua-Kona eatery is rated top place to eat by Yelp users

Crowdsourcing review website Yelp revealed the top 100 places to eat in the USA according to the user data they’ve received and a little place called Da Poke Shack in Kailua-Kona landed the top spot.

Don’t feel bad Oahu, you landed six of the top spots on the list, Maui grabbed two and Kauai one.

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‘Hawaiian Fish n Chips’ open at Queens MarketPlace

MEDIA RELEASE “Simplicity is the key,” said restaurant owner-operator Ted Debsky of his new Hawaiian Fish N Chips eatery in the Queens’ MarketPlace Food Court. A little venue with big variety, Hawaiian Fish N Chips features fresh local fish, grilled, smoked, or seared for salads, fried up for sandwiches or served with select noodle dishes. [...]

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Celebrity Chef Tour (Jan. 17-18)

MEDIA RELEASE The fourth annual Celebrity Chef Tour returns Jan. 17-18 to Mauna Lani Bay. This two-day oceanfront gastronomic event is a chance to get up close and personal with some of the biggest names in the industry, while enjoying masterful cooking influenced by Hawaiian culture and sustainability. The 2014 Hawaii Celebrity Chef Tour will [...]

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‘Culinary Arts Under the Stars’ at Kings’ Shops (Jan. 18)

MEDIA RELEASE Kings’ Shops will once again be partnering with the American Culinary Federation (ACF) Kona Kohala Chefs Association with the return of the Culinary Arts Under the Stars event Jan. 18, 2014. “Last year’s event was a great success. We have created a terrific partnership and together we raised money to equip the teaching [...]

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