Contest Recipes 2021 Recipes from the 2021 contest include Butter-Free Banana Bread, Ozoni soup, Local Sweet Potato Bowl, Hawaiian Ambrosia Salad, Hamburger Curry, Lava Cake, Palani Tacos, Mango Strawberry Smoothie, Papaya Breakfast Boats, and Hawaiian Fried Rice.
2021 Contest Winners Congratulations to this year’s winners – Rylie Ann Hashizume (O‘ahu) in the Upper Division and Jayden Hashizume (O‘ahu) for the Lower Division. The runners up were Tyson Bolton (O‘ahu), Tamara Spencer (O‘ahu), Kaelyn Cambra (Maui), and Cara Egami for Lava Cake in the Upper Division. For the Lower Division, runners up were Noah de la Pena (Kaua‘i), Zachariah Casey (O‘ahu), Violet Kato (Maui), and Kaylie Haro (O‘ahu)..
Contest Recipes 2020 Recipes from the 2020 contest include Citrus Asian Mahi Medley, Green Papaya Salad, Mango Salsa, Banana Blossoms Fishballs, Banana Macadamia Nut Crisp, Hawaiian Style Poke and Steamed Kalo, and Kalua Pork Taro Hash Patties.
2020 Contest Winners Congratulations to high school co-winners Emma Ching (O‘ahu) and Luke de la Pena (Kaua‘i) and middle school winner Sophia Kato (Maui). This year’s runners up were Prince Baltero (Lāna‘i), Liliana Dutcher (O‘ahu), Ramsey Hillen (Maui), and Charlize Kenney (Kaua‘i).