Healthy Mānoa Cooking Classes

Learn and experience ways to prepare healthy new meals and innovative ways to turn old recipes into vibrant plant-based dishes.  Whether ethnic food of our past or “street food” of our modern present, come watch, listen, smell, touch, and taste the goodness of plants.

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About Health Mānoa

Learn ways to prepare healthy new meals. Experience innovative ways to turn old recipes into vibrant plant-based dishes. Whether ethnic food of our past or “street food” of our modern present.

Food give us common ground with people, everyone has to eat and everyone has a story.

Our Team

Maile Kim Chun
Bren Chun

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Frequently asked questions (FAQS)

A. At this time, our chefs will demo the recipes and there will be a tasting at the end

A. We have demos once a quarter. Demos are usually on Sundays at 4 pm. 

A. There is no cost at this time. Please feel to join us and bring a friend. 

A. The majority of our cooking classes are plant-based. If dairy is used our chef will also give a plant-based substitution.

A. No, Healthy Mānoa is run by Hale Kōkua O Mānoa. It coordinates with Blues Zones Project at times to bring in a guest chef. We consider Blue Zones Project to be a valued partner!

A. Healthy Mānoa is led by Maile and Bren Chun. They are pediatric dentists by day who love to share their passion for plant-based food with everyone they meet! Every demo will have different guest chefs.

Come watch, listen, smell,
Touch and taste the
Goodness of Plants

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