Posts Tagged: Hawaii

Kook-Kwee Inspired Cococnut Macadamia Nut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)
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Kook-Kwee Inspired Macadamia and Coconut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)

This will be the last of my Hawaii food nostalgia posts for a while.  Cook-Kwees Maui cookie company produce wildly popular crisp shortbread cookies.  My favourite variety includes coconut and macadamia nuts.  I consumed a truly terrifying quantity of these

Kook-Kwee Inspired Cococnut Macadamia Nut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)
/ Erin

Kook-Kwee Inspired Macadamia and Coconut Shortbread (gluten-free and vegan)

This will be the last of my Hawaii food nostalgia posts for a while.  Cook-Kwees Maui cookie company produce wildly popular crisp shortbread cookies.  My favourite variety includes coconut and macadamia nuts.  I consumed a truly terrifying quantity of these

Tasaka Guri Guri
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Maui Foods That I WIll Miss

This winter, my mother retired and after 31 years of living on Maui, moved back to Canada.  Over Christmas and New Year’s I went to home to help her pack up her house, touch all of my favourite rocks and

Tasaka Guri Guri
/ Erin

Maui Foods That I WIll Miss

This winter, my mother retired and after 31 years of living on Maui, moved back to Canada.  Over Christmas and New Year’s I went to home to help her pack up her house, touch all of my favourite rocks and

Lilikoi/ Passionfruit/ Maracuya
/ Erin

Passionfruit Cream Pie in a Coconut Crust (gluten-free and vegan)

I apologize for my month-long absence!  I have been traveling, and truly enjoying not looking at a computer more than for a few moments once or twice a week.  Over Christmas and New Year I was on Maui with my

Lilikoi/ Passionfruit/ Maracuya
/ Erin

Passionfruit Cream Pie in a Coconut Crust (gluten-free and vegan)

I apologize for my month-long absence!  I have been traveling, and truly enjoying not looking at a computer more than for a few moments once or twice a week.  Over Christmas and New Year I was on Maui with my

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Spicy Salad
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/furikaki-crusted-seared-ahi-with-a-salad-of-spicy-vegetables/
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Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Salad of Spicy Vegetables

My mother and I got to cook Christmas dinner together this year.  She made a very delicious lamb roast and I made a salad from all of the amazing locally grown vegetables that you can buy on Maui in the

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Spicy Salad
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2015/01/04/furikaki-crusted-seared-ahi-with-a-salad-of-spicy-vegetables/
/ Erin

Furikaki Crusted Seared Ahi with a Salad of Spicy Vegetables

My mother and I got to cook Christmas dinner together this year.  She made a very delicious lamb roast and I made a salad from all of the amazing locally grown vegetables that you can buy on Maui in the

Key Lime Pie with a Gluten-Free Oreo Cookie Crust
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/06/14/fathers-day-key-lime-pie-with-an-oreo-crust-gluten-free-or-not/
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Father’s Day! / Key Lime Pie with an Oreo Crust (Gluten-Free or not)

When I was nine years old, my mother and I moved from Canada to Maui, so that she could marry my fun, sweet, adventurous step dad.  In a few years, I would hit puberty and develop all of the normal

Key Lime Pie with a Gluten-Free Oreo Cookie Crust
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2014/06/14/fathers-day-key-lime-pie-with-an-oreo-crust-gluten-free-or-not/
/ Erin

Father’s Day! / Key Lime Pie with an Oreo Crust (Gluten-Free or not)

When I was nine years old, my mother and I moved from Canada to Maui, so that she could marry my fun, sweet, adventurous step dad.  In a few years, I would hit puberty and develop all of the normal

Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Kim Chee Sauce
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/11/16/roasted-brussel-sprouts-with-kim-chee-sauce/
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Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Kim Chee Sauce

I am planning on making these Brussel sprouts for Thanksgiving.  They are unconventional, but delicious.  I ate this dish at Star Noodle in Lahaina when I went home to visit my mother on Maui last spring.  Star Noodle is an AMAZING restaurant,

Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Kim Chee Sauce
https://bigsislittledish.wordpress.com/2013/11/16/roasted-brussel-sprouts-with-kim-chee-sauce/
/ Erin

Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Kim Chee Sauce

I am planning on making these Brussel sprouts for Thanksgiving.  They are unconventional, but delicious.  I ate this dish at Star Noodle in Lahaina when I went home to visit my mother on Maui last spring.  Star Noodle is an AMAZING restaurant,

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Watercress Salad with Avocado and Broiled Pineapple

Happy Mother’s Day!!  This is a recipe for my mother and also for anyone else who reads this blog in Hawaii (where I grew up).  I have made this fabulous salad recipe, from Gran Cocina Latina: The Food of Latin America by

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Watercress Salad with Avocado and Broiled Pineapple

Happy Mother’s Day!!  This is a recipe for my mother and also for anyone else who reads this blog in Hawaii (where I grew up).  I have made this fabulous salad recipe, from Gran Cocina Latina: The Food of Latin America by