Classic Poke
This Classic Poke recipe is a Hawaiian staple, using Skipjack or Ahi tuna, kukui nuts, limu seaweed, sesame oil, soy sauce and Sierra Nevada Pale Ale.
Servings Prep Time
8people 10minute
Passive Time
Servings Prep Time
8people 10minute
Passive Time
Classic Poke Dressing Ingredients:
Classic Poke Ingredients:
Classic Poke Dressing Directions:
  1. In a medium-sized bowl, add the toasted sesame oil, soy sauce | tamari | shoyu | liquid aminos, Pale Ale of choice (something more citrus forward on the hopping will add a nice floral brightness to the dish) and salt; whisk until combined.
Classic Poke Directions:
  1. In another bowl, add the green onion, sweet onion, seaweed, kukui nut and the fresh tuna. Carefully mix together with a spatula, being careful not to break apart any of the fish cubes. Next, re-whisk the sauce and pour over the tuna mixture. Toss to coat the poke evenly, then cover and let marinate in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour; can be covered for up to 2 days.
Recipe Notes


Poke Tips:

  • Fresh seaweed can be found in some Asian markets or at a high-quality seafood counter. If you can’t find any, ask your fish monger to special order it. Each type has its own texture and flavor, giving the final poke its special twist.
  • On the mainland, kukui nuts are harder to find. You can order them online.
  • As this dish is raw, high-quality, ultra fresh ingredients are needed. If sashimi grade (sushi quality) is not available, have your fish monger order it for you, before making this recipe.

More Hawaiian inspired Beer Cuisine Recipes:

Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Blue Hawaiian Cocktail
Chinese Style Sausage and Shrimp Rice
Chocolate Coconut Porter Cream Pie
Classic Poke
Dawn of the Red Polynesian Inspired Beer Brined Turkey
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
German Wave - Craft Beer Cocktail
Guava Coconut Foam
Guava Ginger India Red Ale Flavored Hawaiian Rolls
Hawaiian Monk - Craft Beer Cocktail
Hawaiian Pineapple Mana Wheat Beer Brined Turkey
Hawaiian Style Rolls
Hawaiian Style Teriyaki Beef Short Ribs
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Hoppy Lei - Craft Beer Cocktail
Kahlúa Pig
Macaroni Salad
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Mai Tai Cocktail
Maui Poke
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Passion Fruit Vanilla Coconut Foam
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Piña Colada
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Pineapple Orange Five-Spice Coconut Foam
Polynesian Style Stuffing with Portuguese Linguiça Sausage
Polynesian Style Stuffing with Spam
Roasted Pineapple Sauce
Spam Fried Rice
Spicy Tuna Poke
Home Brew Chef Sean Z. Paxton
Teriyaki Base Sauce | Marinade
Wasabi Poke

Executive Chef: Sean Z. Paxton

Copyright Home Brew