The Kahala puts guests in the mood


POSTED: Sunday, February 15, 2009

Valentine's Day may have passed, but that's no reason to put aside romance.

The Kahala Hotel & Resort is offering a romantic dinner at Hoku's and a special kamaaina room package available through March 16.

For $495, the Kahala Lover's Weekend includes one night in a newly refurbished room, champagne and strawberries on arrival and Hoku's “;In the Mood”; dinner special. Call 739-8888 or www.kahalaresort.com.

“;In the Mood”; is Hoku's five-course set menu focused on aphrodisiac foods, including an oyster trio; a bouillabaisse with clams, mussels, kampachi, and spicy chile basil; pine nut-crusted tenderloin of beef, grilled Maine lobster, asparagus, and honey potato pie; white and milk chocolate fondue, and one complimentary glass of Perrier Jouet Champagne per person. The meal alone is $90 per person. Call 739-8760.