What Food Is Hawaii Known For?
Usually, when we read or hear about classic Hawaiian cuisine, it is either Poke or Malasadas and Luau stew. But trust me when I say this, Hawaiian food is much more than just a bowl of tuna filled with soy sauce.
There are hundreds of cuisine on the Island that are delightfully tasty, for example, Hawaiian cocktails and drinks. Although it sounds like a regular concoction of drinks, but the flavours in it will have you all savoury in a mere moment.
For sure there are numerous alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails served on the Island, but the classic ones are the following-
- Blue Hawaii
- Mai Tai
- Lava Flow
- Pineapple iced tea
- Virgin piña colada
- Tropical smoothies
As you scroll down, you will realize the influence of Japanese condiments and flavours on Hawaiian dishes. It all started during the early colonial period when immigrants came to the Island as plantation workers and most of them were Japanese.
Hence, there is a hint of Asian effect in the recipe curated by the indigenous Hawaiian people.
What do Hawaiians eat? Regarding palatable food, below is a list of 15 exciting Hawaiian dishes that will shock your tastebuds like never before.