Kailua @ Night
(Parking lot by Longs)
Routes #56, 57, 57A
Kailua Farmers’ Market is every Thursday night from 5-7:30pm at the Kailua Town Center fronting Longs and Pier-1 Imports
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Kailua Farmers’ Market
Tip Sheet for July 31, 2014
Featured Farm: Vixaysack Farm: a variety of parsley, cilantro, cabbages, onions, green onion, bananas, cucumbers, tomatoes, papayas, pineapple, soy beans, and melons, seasonal fruit, sweet potato, choi sum, bok choi, egg plant, bitter melon and much, much more.
Featured Eats: Grandma G’s: serving up Pan Seared Opakapaka, Grilled Garlic Sirloin, Grilled Teriyaki Sirloin and other specials- all with Nalo Greens and your choice of brown or white rice
Featured Must Have Item: Bueno Salsa: Andy’s Famous Salsa. My favorite is Bueno Salsa with extra cilantro a must have item. Andy also has his famous tortilla chips and pickles made from all locally sourced ingredients. So Fresh.
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Vilath Farm: Asian greens and herbs, squash, Manoa lettuce, tomatoes, bittermelon, apple bananas, melons, papayas and other fruits, vegetables and much more
Bueno Salsa: Salsa’s and pickles made from all locally sourced ingredients.
Nalo Meli: Beekeeper Howard McGinnis of Nalo Meli brings his raw, local honey and handmade honey soaps to the market.
808 Farm Fresh: A hydroponic pesticide free Farm growing 8 different variety’s of lettuce and an assortment of Vegetables and Fruits.
Ahualoa Farm: Is a pesticide free Macadamia Nut Farm located on the Hamakua Coast on the Big Island. Ahualoa Farm Features Macadamia Nuts with 15 different flavors from Lilikoi to Sea Salt.
Just Right: Kettle Corn made Just Right with local sugar and local salt.
Just Add Water: Organically grown veggies and fruit from a variety of local organic farmers.
Aunty Nani’s: Cookies
Sweet Revenge: Kathy will be featuring her Meyer Lemon Crunch Pie made with locally grown meyer lemons and her Ghost Pepper Honey Apple Banana Pie made Locally grown ghost peppers, local honey, and local apple bananas. Ingredients Locally Sourced-Ho Farm, Peterson Farm, Aloun Farm, Waialua Chocolate, Naked Cow Dairy, and Wow Farm.
Cold Fyyre: handmade ice cream created with locally sourced ingredients starting with cream from the Big Island. Flavored with local fruit, local coffee, local chocolate and more. By the scoop or in their famous cookie sandwich confections.
Waimanalo Country Farms: Serves there famous lemonade, strawberry lemonade and li hing lemonade al served in a special jar.
Theng’s Farm: a variety of Asian vegetables, papaya, bananas. Featured item is Big Island Mango.
La Tour Bakehouse: (formerly known as Ba-Le Bakery) Artisan breads and baked goods.
Growing Creations: brings a diverse range of potted plants to market including orchids, herb and veg starters, flowers, citrus dwarf trees, and cacti. They also sell the famous sustainable Bokashi, beneficial microorganismused to amend soil, provide plant nutrition and well-being, and compost your compost!
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Ono Pops: Gourmet paletas (popsicle like goodness) with locally sourced ingredients like Naked Cow Dairy milk, island cacao chocolate, Big Island grown match green tea, local seasonal fruits and herbs. Currently more than 26 flavors and the list keeps growing!
Akaka Falls Farm/Honomu Jams: Rare Tropical fruit jams, jellies, fruit butters, honey. Made from their fruit farm located on the top of Akaka Falls on the Big Island
North Shore Farm: On hiatus will be back next week
Madre Chocolate: Chocolates made in Kailua from locally-sourced cacao and featuring locally sourced ingredients. They also incorporate cacao grown on sustainable operations in Central America as well.
Hawaiian Style Chili Company: Dinner Plates – Seared Ahi Steak and Shiitake, Kalua Pork, Garlic Shrimp, Gourmet Chili and taro mochi
North Shore Cattle Co.: naturally raised hormone free beef from Haleiwa; all beef Portuguese and andouille sausages; grilled burgers, breakfast specials
Marine Agrifuture Sea Asparagus: Dr. Sun’s famous Kahuku grown sea asparagus. Fresh or powdered form. Prepared Sea Asparagus in sushi, and tomato lomi style. Aquacultured ogo also available.
Nalo LIFE: Nalo Greens, Dandelion Greens, Braising Greens, Baby Kale (less cooking time for you), Baby Swiss Chard, Tat Soi, (their sub for spinach), Purslane, Okra, Baby Eggplant, fresh cut herbs, Nalo’s Morimoto Tomato (smaller), Nalo Tomato. In addition to their own farm offerings, they also sell produce from other farms – Sumida Watercress, Kamiya Papaya, Fat Law Baby Cucumber, Nozawa Corn, Ho Farm tomato, just to name a few.
Starpoint: Chef Kate’s offers dinner plates and a large variety of desserts.
Da Spot: Egyptian, Mediterranean and Thai inspired dinner plates. Baklava drizzled with local honey too!
Grandma G’s serving up Pan Seared Opakapaka, Grilled Garlic Sirloin, Grilled Teriyaki Sirloin and other specials- all with Nalo Greens and your choice of brown or white rice
Vixaysack Farm: a variety of parsley, cilantro, cabbages, onions, green onion, bananas, cucumbers, tomatoes, papayas, pineapple, soy beans, and melons, seasonal fruit, sweet potato, choi sum, bok choi, egg plant, bitter melon and much, much more.
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Hawaii’s Best Ever Brittle: line of gourmet baked nuts and nougats. Macadamia, almonds, walnuts, pecans – she baked them up and toffees each batch fresh, her nougats too, with locally-sourced seasonings like honey, Maui Cane sugar, Naked Cow Dairy, Kona coffee, Hawaiian sea salts.
Small Kine Farm Fung Yang of Small Kine Farm makes his market debut tonight with his Waimanalo grown Crimini and Portobello mushrooms.
Petit Suisse Crepes: Crystal and Mehdi create crepes straight from the farms. Using local ingredients eggs, honey, cheese veggies and fruits. A must try item
Chef Sean’s Soul Patrol: Buttermilk fried chicken, gumbo, jambalaya, Mohala Farm collard greens, Kahuku Corn bread, Mac and cheese – soul food with Hawaii twist!
Otsuji Farm: Family-run farm in Hawaii Kai, brings a variety of greens and other vegetables. Also serving up Chef Jonas Otsuji’s famous Sushi Surfer Sliders: tempura eggplant or kale topped with spicy ahi and special drizzle.
Olay Thai: Vegetarian Pad Thai Noodles, Papaya Salad, Banana Tapioca, and much more with all locally sourced ingredients.
Pig and The Lady: Chef Andrew, Mama Le and family changes their menu at each Market please visit pigandthelady.com for tonight’s menu.
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Guava Smoked: Shinsato Farm island-raised pork smoked with Guava wood. Local Smoked Meat burger, kebabs and frozen packages of smoked meat.
Hibachi serving fresh island poke made with local ahi, locally grown grape tomato kabobs, steak plates made with kulana beef and homemade cucumber kimchee from Pit Farm, you also have to try his barbecue kulana beef sticks. Come early Mark sells out
Waiahole Valley Farm: When in season Rita will bring with her apple bananas, cooking bananas, guava, sour sap, kalamansi, avocados, papaya, lime, lemon, sweet potatoes, bread fruit, taro, mountain apple, palak, chayote, pumpkin, long squash, tomato, ginger, pepper, potatoes and much more.
Penny’s Orchids: orchid plants
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India Cafe: Indian curry and specialties using all locally sourced ingredients
Great Harvest Bread Co.: Great Harvest brings with them a wide variety of breads made with Big Island Honey other featured items are Great Harvest cinnamon chips, cheddar garlic chips, assorted scones and cookies made with fresh island Ka Lei Eggs.
PacifiKool: Coolers made with their signature Hawaiian Ginger Syrup, fruit, herbs. Also, bottle of syrup to go.
No Ka’oi Cookie Co.: Baking her delicious scones and Lovash, cookies, mochi, assort bars, brownies, banana bread and much much more.
Licious Dishes brings raw, vegan, gluten-free eats: Pad Thai Salad, Lasagna, Three Layer Dip, Chocolate Ganache, Kombucha Love Potion, Grainless Granola, Nori Kale, Date Manna Bars and More!
Hanalei Taro Co.: Taro, poi and kulolo from Kauai.
Hawaiian Chip Company: will be back next week
Pit Farm brings a huge variety of seasonal fruit, vegetables, herbs and specialty asian greens. You can find anything at their booth from cosmic carrots to the occasional batch of mangosteen! Val the farmer is at their booth every Wednesday, he can answer any questions you might have.
Mari’s Garden: Aquaponic Organically Certified beats, assorted lettuce, tomatoes, arugula, kale, watercress, cilantro, cucumbers, blueberries, potted flowering plants and ornamentals, fruit trees
Music By: Phil Strauss
Beyond Burgers: will be Bringing there Kulana Grass-fed Burgers. Try there Specialty Burger with caramelized Maui sweet onions & crumbled applewood smoked bacon in a savory BBQ sauce, topped off with Nalo baby arugula and roasted garlic aioli sauce. They also have a Bacon Swiss Burger, Portobello Mushroom Sandwich, and a 1K Burger. Jonathan sources his ingredients locally from Kulana Foods, Shinsato Farm, Ka lei Eggs, Maui Sugar, Nalo Farms, Ma’o Farms, Sugarland Farms, Aloun Farm, Hamakua Springs County Farm, Ho Farms, Maui Farmers, Kula Farms.
SKA Tropicals: torch ginger, olena, heliconia and other tropical flowers, floral arrangements