Foodland founder, the late Maurice J. “Sully” Sullivan, was much more than a brilliant businessman.
Follow these steps for grilling success!
1. Choose a steak that’s at least 1” thick.
This will ensure the steak can sear nicely on the outside without overcooking.
2. Take your steak out of the fridge one hour prior to grilling.
At room temperature, your steak will cook more evenly... Read More >>
“I’m hungry.” This is an unfortunate, but all too common phrase, said by the thousands of people in Hawaii who struggle to find their next meal. The reality is that one in five people in Hawaii depend upon food assistance. The face of Hawaii’s hungry ranges in all ages, from young to old, and... Read More >>
Spring is in the air, and Foodland is happy to offer beautiful, locally grown Easter lily plants. Howard Takishita, owner of Howard’s Nurseries in Kula, Maui, is the green thumb who produces these wonderful lilies because they hold a very special place in his heart. As a young boy, Howard was the first child on Maui to be diagnosed with polio, and it was Maui’s Easter Seals Early Intervention program that helped provide therapy and support for him many years ago...
Ever wonder how to cut open this exotic unusual looking Dragon Fruit? Here are a couple quick tips on how to enjoy a delicious locally grown Kona Dragon Fruit:
•Slice the fruit in half, lengthwise, as shown in the picture to the left.
•Scoop out the white (sometimes red or fuchsia) flesh onto a separate dish or bowl.
•The seeds are completely edible (much like a kiwi), so go ahead and dice up fruit into bite-size morsels.
It is always disappointing when fresh produce goes bad before you can use it. What can you do to keep your produce fresher longer? Chef Keoni's shares a few tips on how to keep a few produce items stay fresh.
Flowers come in a rainbow of beautiful colors, but did you know that specific flower colors relate to certain emotions and moods?
This Valentine's Day, make the gift of flowers more significant by knowing the meaning behind the color of the flowers you offer to someone special!