Sometimes referred to as the 'Bourdain of the Big Island', Chef Ellard Resignato was born in Brooklyn, NY and raised on the Jersey Shore. He is a chef, surfer, fisherman, writer, public health advocate, economist, musician, filmmaker, part-time philosopher and resident of the Big Island, Hawai'i.
Heading out for a surf with Bodyboarder Mike Stewart on the Big Island, Hawai'i
Hugs and lau laus with Auntie Dottie
Sampling a Mini-Curtado on Polk St. in San Francisco
Filming an Imu Demonstration in Pahoa Town
In a crayfish duel with the Director of The Godfather and Apocalypse Now in San Francisco
Catching an Ono aboard the Vixen