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Hoku's Sunday Brunch Juices

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Pineapple Cucumber...Melon Carrot...and Fresh Red

‚ÄčHoku's Sunday Brunch JuicesTry them all along with a fabulous Sunday Brunch not to be missed at Hoku's.

Or recreate at home courtesy of Stan Lum who shared his recipes with us.


The Kahala Garlic Toast Recipe

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 Garlic Toast

Yields – ½ cup garlic butter – 8 garlic toasts
½ c        clarified butter
1pc        fresh garlic bulb, peeled & skin removed
1t        garlic powder
Pinch        onion powder
Pinch        Ground White pepper
Pinch          kosher salt
8 pcs        sliced home made sour dough bread loaf sliced ½ inch thick, crusts removed

Bring the clarified butter to just simmer, & add in peeled garlic (1 whole bulb) – remove from heat & allow to steep 20 mins.

Strain into bowl & add in other ingredients & whip gently till incorporated. Strain thru fine chinois.

Lay the sliced sour bread on baking sheet & generously brush on the garlic butter both sides of the sliced sour dough bread.

Place in pre heated 300F degree oven for 15-20mins or until golden brown & crispy.

Serve immediately.

Note – if home made sour dough bread not available – use your favorite local bakery as a source – stronger the sour dough flavor the better


Li Hing Mui Pineapple Upside Down Cake Recipe

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Kahala Resort's Coconut Shortbread Cookies

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2 Cups - Unsalted Butter
1 Cup - Granulated Sugar
1/2 teaspoon - Vanilla Extract
3 1/2 Cups - All Purpose Flour
1 1/2 Cup - Desiccated Coconut
1 1/2 Cup - Shredded Coconut
1/2 teaspoon - Kosher Salt

  1. Place butter, sugar and vanilla extract in a mixing bowl and cream the mixture until light and fluffy.                                                                                                                                                       
  2. Sift the flour through a sifter and combine it with the two coconuts and salt in a separate bowl.
  3. Slowly add the flour mixture to the butter mixture in the mixer. Do not over mix.
  4. Form the dough into a log and chill in the refrigerator for 4 hours to become firm.
  5. Cut dough into 2 1/2” inch by 1”inch rectangle at a thickness of 1/2”inch .
  6. Bake the cookies in a preheated 330F on paper lined sheet pan for approximately 12 minutes, until light golden brown.

Yield 2 dozen Cookies

The shortbread cookies are sold at Plumeria Beach House for $20 a box.  On Oahu, order in advance by calling (808) 739.8760


The Kahala Burger

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The Kahala Burger Recipe