Initially, we started out using a childhood favorite RTU (ready to use ) brand of Nakoa’s. Although quite tasty, and contained some natural flavors, we began to read and research about artificial food colors, high fructose corn syrup and even refined white sugar. What we found was very disturbing and could not continue to offer flavors that creates health problems to our keiki (children) on up to kupuna (elders)! So, Leilani and I made a decision to go for it and bring something different to Hawaii’s favorite frozen treat-offering a healthy and refreshing shave ice option.
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