Maui No Ka Oi Magazine

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Experience Maui

Check out this list of super fun activities to check on while you're visiting Maui, Hawai'i.
Korean short ribs

What Makes Bader So Good

What’s a local boy doing in a Ruth’s Chris kitchen?
Hana fishermen

Sustaining Culture

Hāna’s families teach acclaimed chefs about living off the land—and remind themselves what it means to be Hawaiian.
olena

Pua ‘Ōlena

Turmeric is prized around the world for its yellow color, bold flavor, and medicinal properties. When Polynesian voyagers first sailed to Hawai‘i, they brought the pungent herb with them.
Mauka Makai

Fire Up the Fun

Learn why the readers of Maui Nō Ka ‘Oi voted Mauka Makai “Best New Restaurant” at the 2018 ‘Aipono Awards.
explore Lanai'i

Island Hopping + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of Lana'i!
Hokulea

Hōkūle‘a Comes Home

After her three-year odyssey around the globe, Hōkūle‘a’s youngest crewmembers prepare to take the helm.
great finds

Mmm . . . Maui

Why would man live by bread alone, when Maui has such tempting homegrown fare?
Kula home

Living History

A lovingly restored Upcountry home stands the test of time.
maui farms

The Few. The Small. The Delicious.

How will Maui’s landscape change, now that Big Ag is gone? The answer may lie with new “boutique” farms that offer the promise of diversity.

Winning Dishes

They’re the orders that come through the kitchen so often, the line cooks can prepare them blindfolded or sleepwalking. Chefs may curse the repetition, but what can they do when guests threaten never to return if those dishes disappear from the menu?
Mokio Preserve Maui

Mokio Preserve

Mokio Preserve is an adventure in itself.
kapalua wine festival 2018

Plush & Spicy

If phrases like “forward on the berries,”  “seductive mouth feel,” and “plush and spicy” make your taste buds whoop, you are in for a treat.

Shop Maui

What's trending on Maui? Check our Shop Maui sponsored section.
Jennifer Nguyen

Friend of Agriculture 2018

Vietnamese culture emphasizes vegetables; Jennifer’s menu prepares them in delicious and enticing ways, helping people to see vegetables as proper dishes, not as an afterthought.
mixology

Masters of Mixology

Get 23 cocktail recipes in our latest edition of Maui Mixology!
Pardee Erdman

ʻAipono Icon 2018

In 1974, Erdman established, of all things, a winery. Read more about this patron of Maui's agriculture and culinary scene.
Food abundance circle maui

Abundance Circle

Vicki’s dream is for everyone on Maui to have at least one tiny garden.
excellence in sustainability

Excellence in Sustainability 2018

Andaz lends bicycles to guests free of charge, and has placed EV stations on the property, with free charging for employees.

Into the Wind

Congratulations to all our winners, and to everyone who paddles into the wind, every day.
Teens can Cook

Teens Cook with Heart + RECIPE & VIDEO

Get a delicious recipe for Whole Wheat Pancakes from the American Heart Association’s Teens Cook with Heart competition.
next generation maui chefs

Next Generation Chefs

We what inspires these Maui chefs?
holei flower

The Once and Future Lei Flower

Few people know that plumeria has a true Hawaiian cousin: hōlei. This rare tree species is endemic to the dry forests of East Maui.
banana blossom fruit

Banana Blossom Buffet

Check out this incredible composite image featuring a cardinal, assorted lizards, and a Japanese white-eye on a banana blossom.
kula country farms

Get Your Fill: Maui Food Tour + VIDEO

Follow your local guide and make the most of Maui on this 'foodie tour.'
Maui chef of the year 2018

2018 Maui Chef of the Year

Alvin sets a high standard, developing rich, flavor-infused dishes that have became his trademark.

In the Market for Luxury?

Luxury real estate on Maui: With prices like $10 million, it may sound crazy, but Maui is a good value.