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Kama’aina Business Success Stories

Paul Uyehara of Aloha Tofu will be one of the three companies featured on Kama’aina Business Success Stores.  Along with Michael Tam of Martin & MacArthur and Jason Brand of Kunia Country Farms, Kimo and Carole present stories of these Kama’aina businesses whose humble beginnings, created success stories!  They will describe how these remarkable entrepreneurs grew their […]
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Great Aloha Run Sports Health & Fitness Expo

Aloha Tofu Town will be at the 31st Great Aloha Fun Sports Health & Fitness Expo at the Neal S. Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall on Friday 2/13 from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Saturday 2/14 from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, and Sunday 2/15 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Come try our tofu inspired […]
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The Weekly Eater Article/Review

Nadine Kam, of The Weekly Eater in the Honolulu Star Advertiser, published an article/review on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 about Aloha Tofu Town called “Tofu Dishes Find Success.”  Pictures from newspaper, above is Misaki Takahasi and below is Yukiko Atomi.  Read all about it: http://www.staradvertiser.com/featurespremium/20150204_Tofu_dishes_find_success.html?id=290753961
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Bitter Sweet Blog

Hannah Kaminsky of the Bitter Sweet Blog, author of My Sweet Vegan, Vegan Desserts, Vegan a la Mode, and Easy as Vegan Pie, visited Hawaii a few weeks ago and stopped by the factory.  She posted a nice blog about it.  Check it out: http://bittersweetblog.com/2015/01/29/soya-with-aloha/
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Gastronome Article

Jaimie Kim of Gastronome from HNL Metro wrote a tofu-licious review of Aloha Tofu Town.  Please check it out: http://www.metrohnl.com/gastronome-18/ Thanks Jaimie!
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The Tasty Island Blog

Pomai Souza (pictured above with Paul Uyehara), of blog site The Tasty Island, posted a really nice review of Aloha Tofu Town.  We promise we didn’t pay him to do it.  Check it out: http://tastyislandhawaii.com/2015/01/17/aloha-tofu-town-opens-at-dole-cannery/ Mahalo & Domo Arigato Gozaimasu Pomai!
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Aloha Tofu Town

On January 6, 2015, Aloha Tofu opened Aloha Tofu Town at Dole Cannery, 735 Iwilei Road, Honolulu, HI 96817 (first floor of the Dole Cannery Theatre Building).  We will be serving lunch Monday to Friday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.  2 hour parking validation with purchase available. All dishes are tofu-inspired.  We are serving one main […]
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A Cage of Fireflies Revisited

A CAGE OF FIREFLIES closed Sunday, March 3rd after an extended run of entirely sold-out performances. Congratulations to playwright Daniel Akiyama, director Phyllis Look, props team Monica Cho Coldwell and Squire Coldwell (who initially contacted Aloha Tofu), and the entire company.  Many thanks to everyone at Kumu Kahua Theatre and a Cage of Fireflies for using our humble […]
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Playmate Kindergarten Day Care

Students of Playmate Kindergarten Day Care in Makiki came to Aloha Tofu Factory for a tour.  The students ranged from Pre-K to 3rd grade.  Paul Uyehara (our President) explained the tofu-making process, they watched a video, then looked at the actual operations from the second floor of the factory.  The best part of the tour…they sampled oboro-tofu, soymilk, […]
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Kawanaka Shoyu in Hiroshima, Japan

This is the entrance of Kawanaka Shoyu.  Their color is purple.  Like Aloha Tofu, customers can buy products at the shoyu factory.  I was served Kawanaka Shoyu with Tofu.  I also ate shoyu Ice Cream. They have a lot of products such as shoyu with Dashi, Garlic Shoyu, sauce for Sukiyaki, soybean dressing, etc…..Customers can try any product. I […]
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