…calls for a post-Costco stop at Waiola’s, without a doubt, the finest shave ice on the island. Literally. The finest. The ice melts like powder, too quickly on the tongue leaving trace memories of sweet flavours. Red li hing mui stains, lacing your tongue and fingers are the only visible evidence.
…while mom and I indulged in the huuuuge mochi bowl. Surprising, almost scary, how quickly this goes down. We opted for a li hing mui and lychee duo, and pour of soft azuki beans and condensed milk. A ring of house made mochi in pink and white lined the bowl – the perfect finish.
Waiola Shave Ice
2135 Waiola Ave
Honolulu, HI 96805