Posts Tagged ‘farm to table’

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The Travel Guys visit Sumida Farm with Chef Mavro

May 27, 2009

Jim Gordon and Darren Parkman, stars of the popular Canadian TV show, “The Travel Guys,” visited Sumida Farm today with Chef Mavro. Farm owner David Sumida told the story of his multi-generational watercress farm, showed hand-harvesting, and of course offered tastes fresh from the spring-fed field in Aiea, just outside Honolulu. Chef Mavro invited The Travel Guys for dinner. What’s on the menu? Sumida watercress and dozens of other fresh Island ingredients. George Mavrothalassitis, aka Chef Mavro, is a founding member of Hawaii Regional Cuisine and a passionate advocate of farm-to-table menus.

The Travel Guys with David Sumida and Chef Mavro May 27, 2009

The Travel Guys with David Sumida and Chef Mavro May 27, 2009

Jim Gordon and Darren Parkman aka The Travel Guys

Jim Gordon and Darren Parkman aka The Travel Guys

Chef Mavro invites The Travel Guys to dinner

Chef Mavro invites The Travel Guys to dinner

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Big Island Abalone & Chef Mavro on TV tonight

May 17, 2009

Watch KHON TV2 tonight Sunday, May 17, 2009, “Let’s Go Fishing” at 5:30 p.m. Chef Mavro and host Ben Wong visit the Big Island Abalone farm; followed by an abalone cooking demo in Chef Mavro’s kitchen in Honolulu. Show will be posted on the Video section of our site shortly.

Big Island Abalone showcased in Chef Mavro recipe

Big Island Abalone showcased in Chef Mavro recipe