Watch this video to learn a quick and easy way to prepare frozen poi without a microwave or the mess!
The Hawaiian Pie Co. makes this amazing Portuguese sausage and kim chee quiche on the set of Cooking Hawaiian Style!
Super simple recipe for very flavorful hoisin chicken skewers - perfect for the BBQ grill and for potluck gatherings!
When I invited Gordon Lum to do an episode on our Cooking Hawaiian Style TV show, I asked him what his most popular dish is. He said that "hands-down, Hawaiian Style chicken panang" was his most popular dish. Whenever he made it for pot lucks or one of Popo June Tong's foodie group gatherings, that people would rave ...
Mike Irish of Halm's makes their famous kim chee dip - be sure to serve this with corn chips..the combination is out of this world! Simple, yet ono! Watch Mike's episode on Cooking Hawaiian Style.
Mike Irish - the owner of Halm's Enterprises, Keoki's Lau Lau & Diamond Head Seafood makes a local favorite: kalua pork (Hawaii's version of pulled pork), kim chee fried rice. Watch this episode on Cooking Hawaiian Style!
This is an easy eggnog recipe where I combine local island flavors into traditional holiday fare. This haupia eggnog is the perfect island holiday treat!
Another incredible recipe from the folks at Hale Kealoha Restaurant - Kalo stirfry is yet another healthy creation! If you get a chance - be sure to visit their restaurant. They have live Hawaiian music and home-cooked traditional Hawaiian food.
Tammy and Kaneala Smith really turned it out while on the set of Cooking Hawaiian Style making this amazing ulu turkey burger. This is a great healthy alternative to eating a fatty hamburger - the flavor is incredible! Visit their website at
This is a very special dish for Henry Kapono as it was taught to him by the late John Moon so that he could cook it for his future wife!
I can't believe that one of my music idols Henry Kapono is on Cooking Hawaiian Style. I grew up listening to Henry Kapono - C&K - It was such a blessing to be able to meet him and his amazing family. Try this amazing and simple recipe of Lomi Opae.
Yesterday, I had a quick burst of inspiration to make a hurricane popcorn cookie using island princess mochi pop which is a combination of carmel corn, arare (rice crackers)...added macadamia nuts and furikake.
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I used to think that making passion fruit juice from scratch was too much work, but it is actually very easy and literally takes less than 10 minutes.
This is a version of sushi that I have only seen in Hawaii - hotdog sushi. This recipe is a tribute to Eileen Chow who we fondly referred to as "Glen's Grandma". She was making hotdog sushi when nobody else was doing it and in her version, she would cut the hotdog in half and fill it with spicy Chinese hot mustard. T...
Hurricane popcorn is like SPAM musubi and butter mochi: classic delicious hapa food. They also share the common connection of all being invented in Hawaii, arguably the biggest hapa community around. After all, they did invent and popularize the very term "hapa."
This amazingly ad...
A simple yet elegant dessert made with a store-bought pie crust, macadamia nut ice cream, island princess hawaii honey roasted macadamia nuts and a salted caramel made with Hawaiian alae salt.
Hawaiian Style Caprese Salad - Made with fresh Hawaiian heirloom pineapple and beefsteak tomatoes, fresh sea asparagus and fresh mozzarella cheese.
During the last couple of weeks, the weather remained pleasantly warm in the low to mid 80's. It’s the exact kind of weather to make me think of home. Warm sunshine, light breezes…make me feel like having… a waffle dog!
KC drive-in, now closed, was the place to go for a ...
Haupia yorkshire pudding - I love to take traditional dishes and hawaiian-ize them. This is my attempt to do that using a traditional yorkshire pudding recipe.
Version of the seasoning salt we use for everything! You can pretty much use all kinds of herbs, this is just a start! For those on the mainland, if you can't find Hawaiian salt, you can use Kosher salt...it should hold up because it's about the same size as Hawaiian salt.
Disclaimer: I haven't used Kosher sa...
Simple recipe for hijiki.
This Helena's Ahi Opihi Poke is a recipe that I found many years ago and love to make on special occasions as opihi are very expensive and hard to get.
Nothing is better than a cold, refreshing, homemade ice pop during the summer. For those watching their sugar and fat, I also included a sugar-free, low fat recipe for condensed milk so that you can enjoy this delicious summer treat as well!!