"Dad of the Month" - Chef Kyle Kawakami


We are thrilled to introduce our Dads That Cook, "Dad of the Month" for October - Chef Kyle Kawakami from Maui, Hawaii! Kyle's incredible dedication to his community, his passion for cooking, and his commitment to teaching his kids the art of culinary creation have truly set him apart.

In the aftermath of the devastating fires that swept through Maui, Chef Kyle Kawakami emerged as a beacon of hope and nourishment for his community. His unwavering determination to give back and provide for those in need is nothing short of inspiring. 

Community Support After Maui's Devastating Fires: Several articles highlight Chef Kyle's tireless efforts to help his community recover after the devastating fires on Maui. He rallied local chefs and volunteers to provide meals, support, and a sense of unity to those affected by the tragedy. Through his culinary skills and generous spirit, he ensured that no one went hungry during these trying times.

The Joy of Cooking with His Kids: One of the most heartwarming aspects of Chef Kyle's story is his dedication to teaching his children how to cook. He believes in the power of family bonding through food, and his enthusiasm for sharing his knowledge with his kids is palpable. Not only does he create delicious dishes, but he also imparts valuable life skills and fosters a deeper connection with his children.

Chef Kyle's Culinary Journey: Chef Kyle's culinary journey began on the beautiful island of Maui, where he fell in love with the local flavors and ingredients. He honed his skills by blending traditional Hawaiian cuisine with his unique twists, leading to mouthwatering dishes that have earned him recognition both locally and beyond. You can learn more about his background and passion for cooking in this article on DadsThatCook.com.


Why He's Dad of the Month: Chef Kyle Kawakami embodies the essence of what it means to be a Dad of the Month. His selflessness in the face of adversity, his dedication to family, and his passion for cooking make him a shining example of fatherhood. He reminds us that the simple act of sharing a meal can bring joy, comfort, and a sense of togetherness, even in the toughest of times.

We invite you to join us in celebrating Chef Kyle Kawakami as our Dad of the Month for October. His story serves as a powerful reminder of the positive impact one person can have on their community and family. Let's salute Chef Kyle and "BIG RED" his food truck for his outstanding contributions and unwavering commitment to making the world a better place, one meal at a time.

Congratulations, Chef Kyle, and thank you for being an inspiration to us all!