Sangria Saturdays to Come to Local Bookstore for Holidays

November 18, 2019, 11:46 AM HST
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The Kona Stories Book Store will begin hosting Sangria Saturdays leading up to Christmas.

Starting Nov. 30, the store, located in the Keauhou Shopping Center, will offer customers a glass of homemade sangria, prepared by co-owner Brenda McConnell. The beverage will be offered every Saturday until Dec. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Along with the sangria, there will be food samples from a local cookbook and the the author will be available for autographs from noon – 2 p.m. Featured cooks books this year are: A Portuguese Hawaii Kitchen, Island Naturals Cookbook, Sam Choy’s Aloha Cuisine and Suzanne’s Edible Art Cookbook.

The Grinch will also come by where families can pose for photos from 1-3 p.m. Sangria Saturdays are scheduled for: Nov. 30, Dec. 7, 14 and 21.

More information can be found at,,, or by calling at 808-324-0350.

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