Category Archives: Macadamia Nuts

One Woman’s Tantrum Sparks a Macadamia Nut Craze

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When most people think of macadamia nuts, they imagine the crunchy goodness and creamy flavors of these delicious Hawaiian treats. Who would ever suspect that an innocent little nut could cause drama and temper tantrums? Strangely, that’s exactly what happened on a recent Korean Air Lines flight. The event has sparked a macadamia nut craze […]

How the Macadamia Nut Helps Hawaii

Macadamia nuts are delicious and nutritious, but did you know that they’re good for Hawaiian agriculture, too? Macadamia nut sales are increasing, and this increase in sales has been beneficial for the local Hawaiian economy. Macadamia nut trees are native to Australia, and they were brought to Hawaii in 1881. At that time, they mainly served […]

Tropical Shortbread Cookies Have Arrived!

  For much of the past year, we’ve been working on and perfecting a recipe for cookies that meets our exacting standards. Our Mission Statement says that we are committed to making products that are so good that, from the very first taste, you regret that you’ll ever have to stop. Each treat we produce should […]

Teas Pair Perfectly With Chocolate Treats

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  It’s hard to improve on our chocolate treats from Hawaii, but enjoying them with a cup of tea makes them even more scrumptious. Tea and chocolate pair perfectly together. The crisp, clean flavor of tea is the perfect complement to smooth, rich chocolate. For the most enjoyable experience, here are a few pairing suggestions […]

Indulge in Your Health by Eating Heart-Healthy Mac Nuts

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Have you given your New Year’s resolutions a thought yet? Resolutions to live a healthier life are common, and with good reason, but sticking to vague resolutions to “eat better” and “exercise more” can be difficult after a few weeks.  Cutting foods from your diet can also be a difficult resolution to stick to for […]

Get a Taste of Hawaii With Pineapple Macadamia Nut Bread

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When you think of Hawaii, what flavors come to mind? Most people will include pineapple and macadamia nuts in their answers. This delicious recipe creates a pineapple macadamia nut bread that combines these two ingredients perfectly. You’ll love how the sweetness from the pineapple complements the crunchy and delicious mac nuts. Ingredients: 2 c. flour […]

Make Sure You Get Our Tasty Treats Delivered in Time for Holiday Gifting!

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If you’re planning to send Hawaii’s Local Buzz artisan foods from Hawaii to your loved ones this holiday season, make sure you order soon. We want to make sure everyone receives their orders in time for the holidays. Holiday Shipping Deadlines To ensure your order is delivered by the US Postal Service Priority Mail by […]

Enjoy the Gift of Free Shipping to APO Addresses and a Personalized Note Card With Your Order

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This holiday season, Hawaii’s Local Buzz is mindful that our men and women in uniform who are serving overseas are often not able to spend the holidays with their friends and family. We wanted to provide those of you with loved ones serving overseas an affordable way to give them the gift of aloha. For that […]

Give the Gift of Tasty Treats and Save on Holiday Shipping All November and December

During the holiday season, it’s nice to have some delicious treats around when guests stop in to visit. Tasty snacks and artisan foods also make great gifts. In honor of the holidays, Hawaii’s Local Buzz is offering free US shipping on our artisan foods from Hawaii through the months of November and December. (See details, […]

Add This Pear Cream Cheese Bar With a Macadamia Nut Crust to Your Thanksgiving Cooking Plans

Instead of sticking to the classic pumpkin pie this year, why not make a unique and truly scrumptious dessert for your Thanksgiving celebration? This Pear Cream Cheese Bar, made with crunchy and delicious mac nuts in the crust, will have your mouth watering all day. You’ll practically moan when you finally get to bite into […]