In this archive show, Mouthful heads to Hawaii to explore kava kava, or awa, the sacred beverage of the Polynesian triangle. This episode focuses on contemporary awa, with a visit to an awa bar in downtown Hilo and a chat with an awa vendor at the Hilo farmers market. (Originally aired: August 16, 2009.)
Want to avoid malls and other holiday shopping nightmares? This week, Mouthful takes a look at local holiday craft fairs, where you’ll find one-of-a-kind treasures in the homes of your friends and neighbors. Host: Michele Anna Jordan.
This week, Dominique Cortara, of Dominique’s Sweets, talks about all things pie; pumpkin pie, pecan pie, chess pie and more. Also, Tom Noble of Armstrong Valley Farm weights in with stories about his hens and everything you need to know about eggs at this time of year. Host: Michele Anna Jordan
On Mouthful’s 20th anniversary, host Michele Anna Jordan reminisces and looks forward with fill-in engineer Mary Moore-Campagna and offers a few details about an anniversary celebration that will take place in early February.