Aloha from Kauai Archive

  • ALOHA FROM KAUAI / new foods, good restaurants and the locals really love it

    ALOHA FROM KAUAI / new foods, good restaurants and the locals really love it

    By Larry Levine – You know how you go someplace on vacation and the locals try too hard to convince you how glad they are that they moved there from someplace else and it doesn’t quite ring true. You get the feeling they know they made a bad decision and are stuck with it and […]

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  • ALOHA FROM KAUAI / Hebi and Lilikoi, two new things to eat

    ALOHA FROM KAUAI / Hebi and Lilikoi, two new things to eat

    By Larry Levine – I’m very careful when it comes to ordering fish in a restaurant. I have to know the place very well. Most places overcook the fish and it becomes dry. I don’t like putting sauce on fish to get moisture because it masks the flavor of the fish. I never order sword […]

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  • ALOHA FROM KAUAI / Not all taro is poi, and that’s a good thing

    ALOHA FROM KAUAI / Not all taro is poi, and that’s a good thing

    By Larry Levine – I’m sitting outdoors at the Makana Terrace at the St. Regis Hotel in Princeville this morning. I’ve ordered the Surf Omelette, even though the waiter can’t explain how bacon, ham and goat cheese adds up to surf. I notice some drops of rain in the fountain and I say to the […]

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  • ALOHA FROM KAUAI / and forget about the air travel

    ALOHA FROM KAUAI / and forget about the air travel

    By Larry Levine – We’re going to skip the nightmare of dealing with United Airlines and having to pay an upgrade to get the first class seats for which we already had paid. I’ll deal with the airline about that when we get home. We’ll skip talking about the dreadful food served us in first class […]

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