Never Tried Poké? Here’s What You Need to Know About the Hawaiian Dish

Never Tried Poké? Here’s What You Need to Know About the Hawaiian Dish

Posts by Andy Lavelle By
October 30, 2017

If you’ve never tried poké—or even heard of it—you’re in for a treat. This healthy, fresh fish dish hails from Hawaii, where it’s been popular for decades (you can even find it in local gas stations and surf shops). Since the start of 2017, we’ve seen a 76 percent increase in poké meal deliveries since 2016. Because of this major uptick, we’ve added even more poké partners including Island Grinds Catering, Bamboo Asia, Pokeworks, and Hokey Poke.

Now that this dish is gaining popularity on the mainland, we’re here to help you understand what poké is, what it’s usually served with, and how to order it. If you’re into sushi, you’ll find familiar flavors—including raw tuna or salmon—in traditional poké. If raw fish isn’t your thing, you can find variations made of tofu or other cooked proteins. While the simplest version of poké is fish in a cup without any other ingredients, mainland shops are getting creative with burritos, rice bowls, salads, and more. Read on to learn more about this healthy, tasty Hawaiian dish.

Never Tried Poke? Here's What You Need To Know

Share this image on your website

Rate this blog post:

1 Star1 Star
2 Stars2 Stars
3 Stars3 Stars
4 Stars4 Stars
5 Stars5 Stars
(8 votes, average: 4.63 out of 5)
LoadingLoading...

Category:

Foodie Fun

Get family-style meals delivered to your office

Meals for any occasion, anytime

Whether you need catering for breakfast, lunch, dinner or a special event—delivered daily or a few times a year—we work closely with you to create custom menus tailored to your business.