New Foods The folks at The Veranda have debuted a new menu just in time for the holiday season. Options include Ho Farms tomato and tofu “caprese,” south pacific shrimp, grilled flatbreads, burgers with truffled tater tots, updated desserts and more.
Molokai Beef Slow Food Oahu is placing an order for grass-fed, hormone- and antibiotic-free Molokai beef. Shipments are expected to arrive in January. Beef cuts are sold as “portions,” which will be around 55-60 pounds of meat, along with small amounts of ground beef, roasts and steaks. Contact by email.
First Step Local brewery, Aloha Beer Company, will now sell in various markets around the island starting December 20. Bottles will be available at Costco, Whole Foods Market, Safeway, 7-11 and Don Quijote.
Snaps The weekly Wednesday Honolulu Farmers’ Market will accept SNAP/EBT (“food stamps”) cards for purchase of produce and foods, starting Wednesday, Dec. 19.
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