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It’s Hot, I’m Lazy, Let’s Make Ice Cream Cake!

So, a while back, it seemed like “no-churn ice cream” was popping up all over my Pinterest feed. And then, Food52 did a post on making an ice cream cake with a meringue crust. And THEN it just kept getting hotter […]

So Fresh: Kā‘anapali Fresh 2014 Weekend

Now in its third year, the Kā‘anapali Fresh festival is an event I look forward to. I feel quite fortunate to have attended each of these years at the invitation of the organizers. As I mentioned in my preview of […]

Evolution of a Cocktail: Strawberry Charm

I’m not ashamed to say it: I love dessert drinks. They’re often made with über-sweet artificially flavored vodkas, though. And while I won’t deny (OK, with some modicum of shame) that I enjoy some of them, the world is suffering […]

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We Ate It: Chef Mavro 2014 Fall Menu Tasting

When your friend texts you and asks, “Can you come to dinner at Mavro tomorrow night?” the correct answer is always, “Yes!” Such was the case with us last week when we were fortunate enough to receive an invitation to […]

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Friday Photo—Sneak Peek: Strawberry Honey No-Churn Ice Cream Cake

Just a really quick post today because I’m both sick and totally slammed at work… In the calm before the storm, I sick-no-baked (translation: while sick, I puttered in the kitchen without involving the oven because it is SO RIDICULOUSLY […]

Friday Photo—Aku at Japengo

Over Labor Day weekend, we were fortunate enough to be invited to attend the third annual Kā‘anapali Fresh festival. And, lucky me, this year I managed to get myself over to Maui before the media welcome dinner or any other […]

I’ll Blog It Soon, I Swear…Previews from Kā‘anapali Fresh 2014

Oh, we had such a great time at Kā‘anapali Fresh this year! I’m working like crazy to process photos, but here’s a sampling. I’ll blog about the weekend soon…I swear! Short Rib Poutine (Raymond Nicasio, Sheraton Maui); Salmon at Mixology 101; […]

Friday Photo—Lechon Quest

It’s Kā‘anapali Fresh weekend, we’re here on Maui to eat ourselves silly…and of course that includes going on our must-quest: Ilocandia Filipino Store lechon! Here it is, in all its porky glory: Not that I need any more pork this […]

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