Our producer Ruben Carillo of Carillo productions would always tell me after our tapings that his son Kino could cook. Cooking Hawaiian Style is about sharing not only the talented celebrity’s Hawaii has but also our amazing chefs we have.
Kino, Rubens son a gradu...
This is just a quick easy chicken pesto alfredo recipe to make at home. I used bottle sauces to make it super fast and easy. It’s great to take the time and make sauces from scratch but if you are in a hurry then this is the way to go! It would also be great plain without the chicken or with sautéed garlic shr...
Chicken hekka is an old-time classic dish that most people in Hawaii grew up eating. It was a great way to use up whatever vegetables and meat that you had in the refrigerator.
Fall always brings pumpkin and squash to mind. This is a very simple soup that can be made without meat if you prefer. I love pumpkin or squash in soups.
Delicious cheesy, spiced cornbread topped with enchilada sauce, shredded chicken, cheese and cilantro
I love fried chicken, especially on holidays like July 4th. I've been wanting to try this for a long time: marinate chicken in buttermilk and Noh Foods Chinese Roast Chicken Seasoning overnight and frying it up ... nice and crispy. The results were outstanding and delivered an e...
Want to make a perfect roasted chicken with the flavors that we all grew up with in Hawaii - try this easy chinese roasted chicken recipe!
This dish is best made with leftover char siu chicken and day-old rice.
Crispy, sweet and sour - this is a Hawaii twist on the classic orange chicken stepped up with li hing powder.
Chicken afritada is a classic Filipino stew that we grew up eating in Hawaii. Sometimes hot dogs or spam are added to the stew.
An easy version of Chinese Green Onion and Ginger Chicken commonly found at Chinese restaurants in Hawaii.
Recipe courtesy of Lori Ikeda of
Char Siu. In Hawaii, we all grew up eating this in so many ways. A few slices in your saimin, chopped up in fried rice, straight from the meat hook at the China Town roast pork and char siu man's stand, inside a manapua (char siu bao).
Cilantro Chili Chicken Skewers - Super tasty and healthy meal, can be served as an appetizer, alongside a salad or as a main course.
One of my favorite dishes to bring to a cookout. Often enjoyed as a sandwich !
Chicken stew - Nothing satisfies more than a hearty bowl of chicken stew and this chicken stew recipe is simple and satisfying! This is the perfect recipe that can be made ahead of time an re-heated the next day.
This is the typical soy sauce braised chicken that you will find in most Cantonese restaurants in Hawaii. Cantonese style chicken is similar to shoyu chicken, but it has a different flavor profile that includes chinese five spice.
Minute chicken got its name because it literally well...kind of take just a minute to flash cook this simple Chinese dish.
Chicken luau, a traditional dish usually made with beef, taro leaves and coconut milk.
I love chicken fried rice, well I like any type of fried rice!
Another take on an island favorite - Shoyu chicken but with a Cantonese or Chinese twist. Shoyu chicken recipes have evolved over the years with everything added and with every variation of shoyu chicken that you could possibly think of. Here is another rendition of shoyu chicken for you to try.
A trip to Chinatown just isn’t complete until you find yourself walking in and out of stores holding a pink piece of butcher paper; snacking on Char Siu Roast Pork. I love the flavors on dark meat chicken as well, cooked on a charcoal grill. A plate lunch favorite !
We all grew up eating ginger chicken in Hawaii which is usually served chilled. This is a spicy version of a very popular Chinese chicken dish. I enjoy this often on a green salad or on a bed of chilled noodles.