Making Poi with Breadfruit

When Native Hawaiians didn’t have taro to make poi, they used breadfruit. Maui Hawaiians did that during a taro shortage due to diseases that infected taro crop. Read more about it in “Use Bread Fruit Poi.”

“Use Bread Fruit Poi: Maui Natives Are Short of Taro”
Hawaiian gazette, January 2, 1903, Page 3
http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83025121/1903-01-02/ed-1/seq-3/

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