Latest Hawaiian cuisine Stories

2010-03-31 05:00:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In April, Whole Foods Market is spotlighting sweet and juicy Whole Trade(TM) pineapples to celebrate the expansion of its ethical sourcing program in Costa Rica, which puts the leading natural and organic foods supermarket at the forefront of responsible pineapple sourcing in the U.S. "We're thrilled to offer a delicious fruit that not only raises the bar on quality and taste, but also give shoppers an opportunity to make a real difference for...

2009-10-26 10:30:00

The next generation of optical devices could borrow inspiration from the spectacular eyes of the mantis shrimp.

2009-10-19 07:03:00

MIAMI, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- And the Avocado League MVP goes to.....Elizabeth. Elizabeth Brakebill hit a grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning to be voted the inaugural MVP and "Big Hit" winner.

2009-10-01 15:29:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Batter up! It's time to play ball in the Avocado League - a league that celebrates women and their love for baseball and Mexican avocados.

2009-09-23 07:33:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Batter up! It's time to play ball in the Avocado League -- a league that celebrates women and their love for baseball and Mexican avocados.

2009-09-01 10:35:00

Administration Receives More Than 55,000 Comments Opposing Its Fisheries Proposal WASHINGTON, Sept.

2009-06-29 07:30:00

RIDGEWOOD, N.J., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer would hardly be summer without watermelon, right? The National Watermelon Association of the US thinks so.

2009-04-02 08:15:00

51.2 Million Pounds of Avocados to be Consumed During the Festivities IRVINE, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Cinco de Mayo creates the ideal opportunity to enjoy delicious Latin-inspired foods.

2009-01-05 14:38:53

California avocado farmers expect the 2009 crop to be the smallest since a freeze decimated 1990's fruit, a growers' association said. We've had some really big blows, said Wayne Brydon, field service manager of the California Avocado Commission, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported Monday. San Diego County wildfires in 2007, water restrictions that took effect in 2008 and an early heat wave last spring have combined to drop the crop estimate to 210 million pounds, close to the 1990 yield of...

Latest Hawaiian cuisine Reference Libraries

Avocado Tree, Persea americana
2014-02-14 16:17:00

Persea americana is a flowering plant that belongs to the Lauraceae family. It is widely known as the Avocado tree. P. americana is a tree that grows up to 66 feet tall. It has alternately arranged leaves that measure about 5 to 10 inches long. Its flowers are tiny and greenish-yellow, measuring .2 to .4 inches in diameter. The tree’s popular, pear shaped green fruit measures 2.8 to 7.9 inches long and weighs between 3.5 and 35 ounces. It contains a single large seed, measuring 2 to 2.5...

Yellowfin Tuna, Thunnus albacares
2013-01-12 07:32:33

The yellowfin tuna is found in deep off-shore water distributed worldwide in both tropical and subtropical oceans, ranging to depths of 330 ft. The yellowfin can dive to 3,500 feet or more, but generally school in depths 246 feet or less. Although the yellow fin is a deep water fish it will occasionally come to shallower water to feed when water conditions are suitable and food is abundant. Being one of the larger species of tuna the yellowfin can weigh over 400 lbs. and reach a length of...

Albacore, Thunnus alalunga
2012-04-02 15:56:46

The Albacore, (Thunnus alalunga), also known as the Albacore Tuna, Albicore, Longfin, Albies, Pigfish, Tombo ahi, Binnaga, Pacific Albacore, German Bonito, Longfin Tuna, Longfin Tunny, and just Tuna, is a species of fish in the Scombridae family. It is the only species of tuna they is marketed as “white meat tuna” in the United States. It is found in open waters of all tropical and temperate oceans and the Mediterranean Sea. The adult Albacore measure up to 4.5 feet in length and...

2007-04-05 00:16:31

The Mahi-mahi, Coryphaena hippurus, also known as Dolphin-fish, Dolphin, and Dorado are surface-dwelling ray-finned fish found in off-shore tropical and subtropical waters worldwide. They are one of only two members of the Coryphaenidae family, the other being the Pompano dolphin-fish. The name "mahi-mahi" ("strong-strong" in Hawaiian), particularly on restaurant menus, has been adopted in recent years to avoid confusing these fish with dolphins, which are mammals. They are also commonly...

2005-06-02 12:09:48

The Marlin (also known as the spearfish) is a large game fish with an elongated body, a spearlike snout, and a long rigid dorsal fin, which extends forwards to form a crest. Measuring up to 2.5 m long, marlins are fast swimmers. They occur in all seas and hunt small fish. The larger species include the blue marlin (Makaira nigricans) which grows to 14.6 feet (4.6 m) long and around 992 pounds (450 kg). They are popular sporting fishes in certain tropical areas and are also commercially...

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  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
The word 'plim' is probably a variant of the word 'plum'.