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Best Chinese Moon Cake in Honolulu – Just in time for Mid-Autumn Festival (Oct 4th)

The Chinese celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival (or Moon Cake Festival) on the 15th day of the 8th lunar month – which falls this year on October 4th! Traditionally, moon cakes were given as sacrifices to the moon during the Mid-Autumn Festival, however, more recently, moon cakes are made and sold in celebration during this time of

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The Best Manapua (char siu bao) in Honolulu!

In Hawaii we call it manapua, but to the rest of the world, it’s a char siu bao, or BBQ pork bun, either way… it’s delicious and I went around Honolulu in search of the best manapua! I’m very lucky because I work just blocks away from Chinatown in downtown Honolulu so my search didn’t

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