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Cuisine of Hawaii Islands for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Hawaii - Island of Oahu While being on holidays in Hawaii, be sure to try local cuisine. Don’t think that if the archipelago is a part of the United States, it has American food. Local cooks know how to cook dishes from almost all over the world, but most of them love and appreciate the traditional recipes of their homeland. For example, don’t pass by manapua. There is a similar dish in Asia but Hawaiian manapua differs with lush dough and round shape. These are rolls of rice flour with a variety of fillings – pork, sweet potatoes, sausage, seafood, chicken. They are often eaten on the go with soy sauce.
All the beaches of Hawaii, even those belonging to resorts are municipal. Travelers can choose virtually any stretch of coast they like. One of the most picturesque beaches in the … Open
Spam musubi or Hawaiian sandwich is a nice dish for a quick snack. A piece of spam (it is usually fried tinned ham) is laid between the layers of cooked rice and wrapped around in seaweed nori. This dish is sprinkled with spicy herbs and sesame seeds. Loco moco is an original Hawaiian dish. There are many variations of it, but the traditional loco moco consists of white rice, topped with a hamburger patty, a fried egg, and brown gravy. The dish is usually poured with dark sweet and sour sauce.
Be sure to try Hawaiian huli-huli chicken. In general, it is chicken kebab marinated in huli-huli pineapple sauce. The sauce includes pineapple syrup, soy sauce, ketchup, finely chopped garlic and ginger. While cooking, it is regularly turned over. Saimin is a noodle soup is the main dish on local feasts. It has Japanese roots and usually made of soft wheat egg noodles served in hot dashi broth garnished with green onions. Chicken katsu is a Japanese dish which is also popular in Hawaii. Katsu is chicken slices, fried in breadcrumbs and served with rice. Copyright
A choice of suitable hotels for a comfortable stay in Hawaii is just huge. There’s a decent selection of resorts and modern apartments. Kahala located on the beautiful private beaches … Open
Macaroni salad is a nice choice for lunch. It is made of boiled pasta, eggs, potatoes, carrots, onion, vinegar and mayonnaise. Despite so many absolutely different ingredients, the dish is quite delicious. Hawaii is rich with fish dishes. There are several exotic fish on the archipelago. If you see «ahi» word in a menu of a restaurant, don’t confuse, this word refers to two species, the yellowfin tuna and the bigeye tuna. Ahi is often eaten raw. Mahi-mahi or common dolphinfish has a very interesting taste and it can be cooked differently- fried, boiled and baked. But locals think that the most delicious fish is wahoo fish. That’s not surprising, wahoo is translated as «delicious». The fish is usually grilled or baked.
Mauna Kea Sky Hawaiian desserts are extremely delicious. Don’t pass by chocolate coconut cake or banana lumpia which is a kind of a Japanese roll. A malasada is a Portuguese confection, once brought here by Portuguese immigrants. An excellent delicacy is a guava pie with passion fruit and lime. Poi Mochi is made of a local plant Taro and sweet rice mochi crust on the outside. Haupia is a flan-like dessert made with coconut milk and ground arrowroot. Don’t pass by local bread made of apple bananas with sour and sweet taste. A cheesecake with passion fruit also deserves your attention.
The Hawaiian Islands are not a perfect place for «serious» shopping. There are several shopping malls in the capital but it has a smaller selection of goods than you can find at any large … Open
Santa Andagi is delicious deep-fried doughnuts. Shave ice or Hawaiian shave ice is an ice-based dessert made by shaving a block of ice. The ice is usually poured with syrup with the taste of tropical fruit, chocolate and vanilla. Every café serves various freshes and coffee. Locals also love tea. The most popular alcohol drinks are cocktails with the juice of exotic fruit, beer and wine.
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Unique sights around Hawaii Islands

Mauna Loa

From the series “The Most Active Volcanoes in the World”
One of the first explorers who ventured to climb Mauna Loa was Archibald Menzies; that significant event happened in 1794. Hiking along the slopes of the volcano is extremely popular among tourists, the main purpose of walks is crater. Its diameter at its widest point is about 5 kilometers. A huge lake situated in the crater looks very calm and peaceful. Scientists can only guess when this harmony would be disturbed and Mauna Loa would destroy all the life on its slopes. … Read further


From the series “The Most Active Volcanoes in the World”
Walking along the slopes of the volcano and surrounding areas is incredibly dangerous, because you can meet hornito sites literally everywhere. Those are fiery craters, from which hot steam comes out; the soil around these formations is always very loose and could collapse at any moment. Kilauea volcano slopes are covered with cracks and lava tunnels, so they look terrifying. … Read further
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