We sit down once again with our favorite Culinary Magician, Lanai Tabura, for an Orgazmic conversation about Food in Paradise. We discuss the Hawaiian Fusion foods, the Great Chefs of Hawaii as well as Lanai’s Favorite restaurants. Lanai also joins us for the Hawaii News and the issues we discuss across the state as well as the current problems we are having on the Big Island where Mauna Kea stands strong above the clouds.
Lanai is no stranger to national and local TV shows. He’s currently the host of Cooking Hawaiian Style seen worldwide on the Lifestyle Network, with his brother Adam & his friend Shawn they won Food Networks Great Food Truck Race in 2013.
Other appearances include; Co-Hosting Anthony Bourdane’s “No Reservations”, Jake and the Fat Man, Da Braddah’s, Baywatch Hawaii, and commercials Meadow Gold, Zippys, Hawaiian Tel Federal Credit Union and more. He has produced and co-hosted I-94 Video Jams, four seasons of Jan Ken Po. And is currently on IN Tune on the FOX channel. Lanai tried his hand at theatre as Vince Fontaine in the production, Grease. He has been touring the mainland doing stand up comedy openings for Mel Cabang, Andy Bumatai, Augie Tulba, Wayne Brady and Damon Wayans to name a few. As a 25- year radio veteran, Lanai co-created the Island 98.5 radio station. and currently is on 99.1 Hawaii No Ka Oi also on iheart radio.
When Lanai is not promoting his various ventures he’s out on the road giving visitors a taste of Hawaii on the Aloha Plate Food Tour for Hawaii Jeep Tours.
Interested in learning more about Lanai check out his Website~