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Hooulu Lahui – Revitalizing Breadfruit Festival (March 3)


Breadfruit Cooking Contest (See below for dish drop-off time and location directions)
Saturday, March 3 at Kua O Ka La Charter School – Pualaa/Kapoho


Main Dish/Entrée

You may enter only one (1) recipe per category. Breadfruit must be the MAIN ingredient.

You must complete and send the Entry Form with recipe(s) by the deadline of Feb. 26 to the addresses provided on the Cooking Contest Entry Form and below.

Recipes must be neatly typed listing all ingredients and the method of preparation. Use recipe form attached. If you’re entering more than one recipe please run copies and use one per recipe.

Entrant must put their name and contact information at the top on the front of the recipe page(s). A number will be assigned to each recipe when entry forms and recipes are received by the cooking contest committee.

Dish must be dropped off at the contest site 8-10 a.m. the day of the event. Any entries brought after 10 a.m. will not be accepted. Each contestant should have their name and cell phone number taped to the bottom of each dish.

Judging will be held from 11 a.m.-noon. Entrants will not be allowed in cooking contest tent during judging. Winners will be announced at 12:30 p.m.

It is the entrants’ responsibility to pick up his/her property by 1 p.m.; ie: empty dishes, serving utensils and any props brought. Kua O Ka La School and contest sponsors can not be held responsible for any losses resulting by forgetting to pick up your property.

Entries must be brought two ways: a plated 10” to 12” dish for presentation and judges to taste and a larger dish or platter (approximately 9×13 sizes) with enough food for general public tastings. You must bring your own serving utensils; one per dish entered.


Each dish will be judged for:
Best use of breadfruit
Healthy ingredients


First, Second and Third prizes in each category
One entry will be selected for ‘Best of Show’
One entry will be selected for ‘Healthiest Choice’

For further information, contact Sonia R. Martinez via phone at 963-6860 or e-mail

The Entry and Recipe Forms will be made available soon at:


When you download the Entry Form and the Recipe Forms, complete and submit no later than Feb. 26 via USPS to P. O. Box 190, Honomu, HI 96728 or e-mail to


Take Route 130 to Pahoa. Turn left at traffic light to Route 132. Bear left at fork just after Lava Tree State Park. Turn right at the four corners to Route 137. Next to Ahalanui Hot Pond Park in Pualaa/Kapoho. Contest location and entry drop off on Makai side of road. Look for Contest Entry Drop-Off location. You must also drop off your completed Contest Entry Form and a Recipe Form per each dish entered.

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