Christmas Party at the Hawaii Prince

Our company held our annual Christmas Party very recently at the Hawaii Prince Hotel in Waikiki. Following are photos from the event. Enjoy!

Dinner music was provided by Kapena…

Without further ado, let’s see what stay get fo’ grind, starting with Mesculun Baby Greens…

Croutons…

Balsamic Vinaigrette, Italian, Thousand Islands and Ranch Dressing…

Orange-glazed Duck Salad with Bean Sprouts and Hoisin Dressing…

Pasta and Bay Shrimp Salad with Vinaigrette Dressing…

Hawaiian Style Crab and Potato Salad…

Tofu, Salmon, Watercress and Tomato and Onion Salad…

Pipikaula…

Cucumber Kim Chee and Lomi Salmon…

Tako and Ahi Poke…

Wait a minute, back the truck up! Back the truck up! Let’s get a zoom-in on the Tako Poke, ’cause I got major dibs on this!..

And I got major dibs on da’ Ahi Poke!…

Buffet table centerpiece…

Now the hot foods, starting with what else? Rice!…

Steamed veggies, small ‘kine wipe out….

Seafood Medley Grill of Scallops, Shrimp and Mahi Mahi in a Lobster Bisque sauce…

Portuguese Bean Soup!…

Medallions of Beef and Mushroom Ragout with Marsala Sauce…

Next, let’s head on over to the dessert station, starting with Tiramisu Cake…

Chocolate Caramel Macadamia Nut Flan…

Guava Chiffon Cake…

Caramel Strawberry Custard…

Cranberry Cheesecake…

Hawaii Prince Bread Pudding…

Vanilla Sauce for the Bread Pudding…

Fresh Fruit Platter…

Now check out my plate…

I was gonna’ head back to the table without the Seafood Medley Lobster Bisque, because the pan ran out, however the guy came back just in time to refill, so I got that too, as well as Mushrooms for the beef…

Notice what’s NOT on my plate? Yup, no starch or salads. I can get that anywhere. When I come to a premium buffet, I go strictly for the GOLD baby! Notice I’ve got a HUGE pile of Ahi Poke on there? Oh yeah, baby! No scade ‘em, load ‘em on da’ Poke! LOL!!! And good thing I hung around for the refill of the Seafood Medley in Lobster Bisque… that buggah’ was supah ono!

MELE KALIKIMAKA :-)