July-August 2013

July-August 2013 issue of Maui Nō Ka ʻOi Magazine

lobelia grayana

Behold the Lobelia

The Lobelia Grayana is an endangered lavender flower that grows in Waikamoi Preserve on Maui. Ancient Hawaiians called this plant opelu.
Nobu, Lanai restaurant

Nobu Lanai

Nobuyuki Matsuhisa opens Nobu Lanai at the Four Seasons Manele Bay, taking traditional Japanese sushi and visually creating a new style of decadent cuisine, Nobu Style.
Maui beach house

Seaworthy

Along the island’s southern coast, a classic eighties beach house honors its Hawaiian heritage.
Hawaiian immersion schools

Olelo Hawaii

A revolution is happening in Island schools, as Hawaiian-immersion students find the keys to unlock their culture.
Whole Foods Brisket

Thank You for Smoking

The search for the best BBQ joints on Maui. Here are the top five restaurants scored on smoky, sweet, vinegary, fall off the bone, delicious meat.
maui wedding twirl

Here comes the … sun

Maui No Ka Oi Publisher Diane Haynes Woodburn talks about the preparations both physically and mentally for the wedding of her son Michael Haynes.
Troon Golf

Troon Story

Troon Golf sharpens your golf skills on the course with drills and lessons to condition better practices.
King Kamehameha Golf Course Clubhouse

Maui Golf Clubhouses

Maui County's golf clubhouses offer an array of dining choices, live entertainment, knockout views, and happy-hour libations for celebrating birdies or drowning that double-bogey. Here’s our leaderboard.
Perfection Bra Fitting Wailuku Maui

Undercover Woman

Terri Erwin of Perfection Bra Fitting in Wailuku Maui created an intimate salon to instruct women on finding the proper bra size according to each individual size and shape.
Maui venison

He’s Got Game

Spago's Chef Cameron Lewark ruminates on what makes undomesticated venison so good—and shares a recipe that meat-lovers will go wild for.
Haleakala Ranch Maui

Haleakala Ranch

At this ranch, story is really not about cows or even about ranching. It's about land management. Open space. Preservation of primeval forest. Running a good business. Having a damn good time with horses. Helping the people.
maui beaches

Da Beaches of Maui County

Tita shares her memories and choices for the best beaches on Maui and talks about the famous Waikiki Beach on Oahu where her family picks seaweed fresh off the beach and eats it.
Fat Daddys BBQ Maui

Wines for a Summer Barbecue

This issue features finding the perfect red wine to accompany summer barbecues.