Renewing Our Natural Love For Food

Providing functional, intuitive, and practical cooking education
to children using all local Hawaiian sourced ingredients.

Renewing Our Natural
Love For Food

Providing functional, intuitive, and practical
cooking education to children using all local
Hawaiian sourced ingredients.

How Menehune Chef is impacting the community

Educating children to make & create wiser food choices

Working with local hawaii chefs & Farmers

Funded through grants, donations & culinary classes

How Menehune Chef is impacting the community

Educating children to make & create wiser food choices

Working with local hawaii
chefs & Farmers

Funded through grants, donations & culinary classes

Our Vision

Menehune Chef ‘s vision for a healthy Hawaii community involves: a strong commitment to elimination of harmful eating habits such as excessive processed/ fast food, providing education, skills, and opportunities to create recipes from locally sourced ingredients.

Our Mission

Provide functional, intuitive, and practical cooking education to children using all local Hawaiian sourced ingredients.

Our Vision

Menehune Chef ‘s vision for a healthy Hawaii community involves: a strong commitment to elimination of harmful eating habits such as excessive processed/ fast food, providing education, skills, and opportunities to create recipes from locally sourced ingredients.

Our Mission

Provide functional, intuitive, and practical cooking education to children using all local Hawaiian sourced ingredients.

Menehune Chef Classes

A portion of proceeds from our classes support  our FREE cooking classes for local schools.
Sign up today!

Menehune Chef Classes

A portion of proceeds from our classes support  our
FREE cooking classes for local schools.
Sign up today!

Adult Classes

Keiki Classes

School Classes

What Our community is Saying

What Our community
is Saying

“Amanda I believe in you, thank you for giving all your time and energy to such a great cause , you will change lives through food.  I support Menehune Chef and the global impact it will make on so many lives” Shailene Woodley

Actress

I think people should use more local ingredients because the money goes back to Kauai and the food is so fresh!  My favorite part about Menehune Chef is that I learned how to make a Poi smoothie, and where it comes from.” Taylor - Keiki Cooking Class

Kalaheo School 4th Grade

Mahalo Amanda for organizing our cooking class , we had so much fun learning.  Menehune Chef is making such a global impact for our future generation of kids and community.Krisanne F. - Adult Cooking Class

Travel Writer for CNN

We should use local ingredients because it’s good for the land and our bodies.  I learned to use local  ingredients in recipes that I never tried beforeTobin - Keiki Cooking Class

Kalaheo School 4th Grade