CALLING ALL KEIKI CULINARY SUPERSTARS!

AND THE WINNERS ARE…

GRADES 4-8

FIRST PLACE: Saige Imig, Grade 7, Hawaii Technology Academy

SECOND PLACE: Kimani Porlas, Grade 5, Liholiho Elementary

THIRD PLACE: Aria Kim, Grade 5, Liholiho Elementary

GRADES 9-12

FIRST PLACE: Jonah Sahagun, Grade 12, Molokai High School

SECOND PLACE: Paul Andrew Ibous, Grade 11, Waipahu High School

THIRD PLACE: Daiden Oshiro, Grade 12, Waipahu High School

GRADES 4-8

Aria Kim

Grade 5, Liholiho Elementary

Kimani Porlas

Grade 5, Liholiho Elementary

Saige Imig

Grade 7, Hawaii Technology Academy

GRADES 9-12

Paul Andrew Ibous

Grade 11, Waipahu High School

Jonah Sahagun

Grade 12, Molokai High School

Daiden Oshiro

Grade 12, Waipahu High School

Grades 4-8

First Place – $150 Apple gift card

Second Place – $100 Apple gift card

Third Place – $50 Apple gift card

Grades 9-12

First Place – $300 cash scholarship

Second Place – $200 cash scholarship

Third Place – $100 cash scholarship

THE JUDGES

Robynne Maii

Fête

Ronnie Nasuti

Tiki’s Bar & Grill

Kevin Nishimura

Hawaii Gas

Alan Takasaki

Neiman Marcus

CONTEST RULES:

Recipe must include at least one locally grown, raised or caught ingredient.

  • Dish must be an ORIGINAL recipe — we want your own creative dish, not one from a published source
  • Dish must be SIMPLE — maximum of 10 ingredients and 10 steps
  • Be HEALTHY — vegetables, fruits, whole grains and/or lean proteins must make up at least half of the recipe
  • Be DELICIOUS — keep it fresh, simple and yummy
  • Be AFFORDABLE — no fancy ingredients needed
  • Be MEANINGFUL — share the story of how you came up with your dish
  • You must submit a high-resolution photo of your completed dish AND students in grades 9-12 must submit a 2-4 minute video showcasing your skills in the kitchen and your original recipe

Click here for Official Contest Rules

Download Submission Form HERE

Limit one (1) entry per person in grades 4-12.

Entries will be accepted through the online submission form between August 15 – September 23, 2022.

Submission form can be downloaded HERE and:

  • Emailed to contest@hawaiifoodandwinefestival.com by September 23, 2022, 11:59 PM HST.
  • Mailed to (must be received by September 15, 2022)
    Hawaii Food & Wine Festival
    Localicious Recipe Contest
    3538 Waialae Ave. #202
    Honolulu, HI 96816

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