Industry Update
Appointment14 April 2021

Frederic Hoffmann

Appointed Executive Chef
At Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach in Honolulu - HI, USA

Frederic Hoffmann

Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach, renowned for being one of the most forward thinking properties in Hawaii, continues to expand their one-of-a-kind travel and leisure experience with new innovative food and beverage offerings. Two food trucks by popular local chefs, the appointment of Executive Chef Frederic Hoffmann, inspired programming and more add to ʻAlohilani's unparalleled approach to resort dining.

Chef Hoffmann brings over 25 years of experience and superior menu development skills to 'Alohilani. With an impressive history leading teams at renowned hotel restaurants including TRACE at the W San Francisco, Chefs Club St. Regis Aspen, and Kauai Grill a Jean-Georges Vongerichten restaurant at St. Regis Princeville, Chef Hoffmann will establish creative new culinary platforms specifically for 'Alohilani Resort. His exceptional approach and emphasis on flavor-forward, healthy fare will be integrated into menus including SWELL. The SWELL menu will feature an elevated approach to rooftop dining with dishes and shareable items including Ahi Tartar, Crispy Pork Belly, an Aloha Aina Vegan Bowl, Seasonal Charcuterie Board, Blistered Brussel Sprouts, Hawaiian Chili Pepper Chicken Wings, Spring Flat Bread and more. "I am thrilled to join the 'Alohilani team and look forward to highlighting Oahu's local bounty as well as neighboring islands," said Hoffmann.

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