The most exciting time to live (and likely, visit) Maui is in the throes of winter when reports come streaming in from East Coast friends of Arctic winds and gray, icy streets. This is when I take a moment to stop and smell the roses, or in this case, the plumeria, the sea air, and […]
I’ve donned an apron more in the past week than ever before in my life. Truth be told, I have never even owned an apron. This is not because I’ve thought I was too good, but because I – or rather, my cooking – wasn’t good enough to warrant one. So I’d half-heartedly heat up […]
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Gelato, or Italian ice cream, is a most virtuous choice for a frozen treat. We will now prove this to you: Most ice creams have air mixed into the final product to make it “lighter” and therefore “lower in calories” — but the reality is you’re buying and eating air. Super-premium brands have less air, […]
MauiRestaurantsBlog $$$, Ambience: 3 Stars, Barbecue, Dinner, Food: 4 Stars, Full Bar, Japanese, Late-Night, Love: 3 Stars, Main Content, Overall Rating: 3.1, Restaurant Listing, Service: 3 Stars, South Maui, Sushi, Value: 3 Stars, Wailea 1
Kai Wailea’s sister restaurant, Kaiwa in Waikiki, is well-known for unique, creative sushi and Japanese dishes served in an elegant, comfortable restaurant with excellent, traditional service. The service is not always up to par, but the food usually is here in the Shops at Wailea. They’ve narrowed the menu down a bit since they first […]
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Monsoon India Overview: When Shangri-La by the Sea closed, the staff reopened under new owners with this Indian restaurant. Beautiful views. See what local restaurant reviewers James and Molly Jacobson think about Monsoon India in Kihei, South Maui.