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Chef Alan Wong kicks off Bay area culinary tour

Chef Alan Wong Chef Alan Wong
Historian Arnold Hiura (Photo Courtesy: Vivien Kim Thorp) Historian Arnold Hiura (Photo Courtesy: Vivien Kim Thorp)

SAN FRANCISCO (HawaiiNewsNow) - Award-winning chef Alan Wong and Hawaii food historian Arnold Hiura are in San Francisco Thursday morning. They're kicking off a one-week tour to share Hawaiian cuisine with the Bay area.

Six events will be held, from cooking demos and tastings to book signings. See the full schedule below.

THURS., OCT. 27, 2011

Omnivore Books on Food
3885 Cesar Chavez St.
San Francisco, CA
6pm – 7pm,
Talk Story & Book Signing
FREE

SAT., OCT. 29, 2011

Ferry Building Marketplace
N. Arcade Outdoor Teaching Kitchen
San Francisco, CA
11:45am – 12:30pm,
Demonstration
FREE

Book Passage
Ferry Building Marketplace,
Shop #42
12:30pm – 1:30pm,
Book Signing
FREE

SUN., OCT. 30, 2011

Japanese Cultural Center
1840 Sutter St., Ste. 201
San Francisco, CA
5pm – 7pm,
Talk Story & Food Tasting
A benefit for the Japanese Cultural Center of Northern California
$75

WED., NOV. 2, 2011 (CHEF ALAN'S BIRTHDAY!)

Yu-Ai Kai Center
588 N. 4th St.
San Jose, CA
11am – 2pm,
Talk Story & Food Tasting
$60

Hukilau Restaurant
230 Jackson St.
San Jose, CA
6:30pm – 9pm,
Chef Alan's Birthday Bash
$75
Attend the event and enter to WIN A TRIP TO HAWAII!

For more information and ticket purchases, visit www.thebluetomato.net/tastehawaiitour.

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