Today is National Macadamia Nut Day. Macadamia nuts are grown on trees resembling large evergreens and grow to 30 to 40 feet high. Although they are native to Australia, most of today’s world supply is grown in Hawaii. Mauna Loa is probably the most recognized brand on the main land. Many restaurants in Hawaii highlight… Continue reading National Macadamia Nut Day
June 30th was officially National Mai Tai Day and somehow we missed it. We are big fans of mai tais, and after our last trip to Hawaii, we spent weeks perfecting two ultimate cocktails. The first is a take on an old traditional Trader Vic’s recipe we found online and the second was a tweak to a… Continue reading We missed National Mai Tai Day?