Hoku's set menu showcases Kobe beef
Hoku's at the Kahala Hotel & Resort puts the focus on Kobe beef with a five-course set menu offered April 28 to May 5.
Chef Wayne Hirabayashi's menu: Kobe Beef Suspended in Big Island Heirloom Tomato Gelée, Grilled Kobe Rib Eye Steak with Porcini Mushroom Consommé, Kobe NY Beef Carpaccio, Pan-Seared Kobe Beef Tenderloin with Potato Soufflé, and dessert of Coconut Panacotta.
Cost is $190. Seating are from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Call 739-8780.
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Crab lovers will delight in the Rotary Club's Crabfest.
Rotary fundraiser has fresh Dungeness crab
If you love fresh Dungeness crab, the Rotary Club of Ala Moana is hosting its second annual Crabfest fundraiser from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday.
This all-you-can-eat affair features live music, an auction and a cash bar. It will be held in the cafeteria of Kapiolani Community College. Cost is $60 per person ($25 is tax-deductible). Proceeds support culinary scholarships at KCC as well as Rotary projects.