Salon Supper

A night under the stars for the sharing of dialogue, thought, and above all, good food

Text by Lisa Yamada | Images by John Hook

On a warm August night nearing the close of summer, the table was set for what promised to be a fanciful—and delicious—evening. One by one, a diverse set from all walks of life began trickling in: there was a young executive chef of a private dinner society; a custom furniture builder; a special events planner for a local nonprofit; a mixologist; a third generation owner of a new plate lunch stop opening soon in Kaka‘ako. Each had gotten an invitation in the mail. On it were simple instructions indicating some kind of dinner to be had, a “Salon Supper” as it were called, but little else.Continue Reading..