Food & Drink

2-23-2011

Food & Drink / Opened: Tea Farm Cafe, featuring a wide variety of…you guessed it, teas: black, green, pu-erh, rooibos.

2600 S. King St. 106, 227-0838, [theteafarm.com]

Hawaii Food Policy Council (HFPC) receives $25,000 in grants from the state of Hawaii Office of Community Services and the Small Planet Fund. HFPC was formed in November 2010 with a mission of ensuring all people in Hawaii are provided with a safe, culturally appropriate, nutritious diet through the creation of a sustainable food system. The goal of the HFPC is to maximize community self-reliance and social justice by facilitating thoughtful debate and discussion, program incubation and policy advocacy and analysis.

Ginger Mania at Whole Foods Kahala. Through 3/2, local, organic ginger varieties (i.e. the Big Kahuna), will be on sale for $6.99 a pound. The prepared foods counter will feature ginger, and there will be samples by PacifiKool, ginger cocktails with Kai vodka, and new ginger flavors by OnoPops.

Kahala Mall, 4211 Waialae Ave., 738-0820

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