Countdown to the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival

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The Food & Wine festival is five months away, but here are 10 events to look forward to

Did this: StarChefs.com’s Rising Stars gala

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It’s not so much the food. It’s that a new generation is putting Hawaii back on the culinary map

Star Chefs in Hawaii: Michelle Karr-Ueoka

Photo by Ed Moritaedmorita@me.com

It’s been a busy six months for Pastry Chef Michelle Karr-Ueoka of Alan Wong’s Restaurant. During that time, she’s participated in the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival, toured the Mediterranean and recently has been named as one of the fourteen chefs featured at StarChef.com’s Raising Stars Revue

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You’re still full from Thanksgiving? Buy bigger jeans: December’s even more gluttonous

Did this: Food & Wine Makahiki

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Robert Irvine, Todd English, Susan Feniger, Jonathan Waxman and other culinary glitterati went sustainable and local at another $200 event