What is on a Puka Dog? Puka dogs are delicious smoky Polish sausages stuffed into a lightly sweet Hawaiian roll and drizzled with mango mustard and pineapple relish. These deliciously sweet, spicy, and salty hot dogs hail from Hawaii.
Is Hula Dog and Puka Dog the same? Quinette, who owns two Oahu stores under the Hula Dog brand, originally launched the concept known as Puka Dog on Kauai in 2000, with then-husband Rick Quinette. After the two separated, so did the business. Puka Dog can still be found on Kauai, while Dominique rebranded and brought Hula Dog to Oahu last April.
How do you make a Puka Dog?
What island is Puka Dog on? Aloha! In August of 2000, Puka Dog opened the doors of the little blue hot dog hut in Kekaha at the base of Waimea Canyon on the island of Kauai. For the next two years Puka Dog took a simple, somewhat forgotten staple food, the “hot-dog” or “sausage,” and completely revolutionized it.