Roasted Macadamia Nut Hummus Recipe

Roasted Macadamia Nut Hummus -- Classic hummus with a subtly sweet, delicious Hawaiian twist!

Classic hummus with a subtly sweet, delicious Hawaiian twist!  The very first thing my son ordered upon arrival to the Fairmont Orchid's Hale Kai Restaurant in Hawaii was macadamia nut hummus.This was meant to be his lunch, be he quickly had to order more food, because all of us devoured his hummus, which he was … [Read more...]

Muscato Grape-Shallot Pork Chops


The entrée, the main course. . . . it's dinner, really. Today we're making the Muscato Grape-Shallot Pork Chops, which will be beautifully placed on top of the Mashed Okinawan Sweet Potatoes and Citrus Steamed Asparagus.  All strewn with the Crispy Asparagus Garnish.  It's really a beautiful dinner party plate!I … [Read more...]

Mashed Okinawan Sweet Potatoes


These potatoes are as delicious as they are stunning.As excited as I was to learn all about rambutans from Melissa's Produce last week, I was even more thrilled to be introduced to these gorgeous and intriguing Okinawan sweet potatoes.Okinawan sweet potatoes are purple on the inside, and a creamy beige on the … [Read more...]