El Estoque

How much do you know about leading a healthy lifestyle?

How much do you know about leading a healthy lifestyle?

Devika Watave

January 25, 2016


Filed under Best interactives, ENTERTAINMENT, Food

Being a teenager includes many responsibilities, one of which is keeping ourselves healthy. We may claim to know what it takes to eat right, but how much do we really know about that means during adolescence? Take the quiz below to see how much you know about proper nutrition for teenagers. All...

Restaurant Roulette: Erik’s DeliCafé

Restaurant Roulette: Erik’s DeliCafé

Devika Watave

December 10, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment featured, Food, Restaurant Roulette

Twice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around Cupertino and takes a chance by asking the waiter to personally choose the menu items for us. This week, we continued the alphabetical theme with a trip to Erik’s Delicafé. The Basics Name: Erik’s Delicafé Location: 19652 Stevens Creek Boulev...

Restaurant Roulette: Café Torre

Restaurant Roulette: Café Torre

Meghna Gaddam

October 19, 2015


Filed under Entertainment featured, Food, Restaurant Roulette

Twice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around Cupertino and takes a chance by asking the waiter to personally choose the menu items for us. This week, the alphabetical theme continues with a trip to Café Torre. ...

Restaurant Roulette: Bell Tower Bistro

Restaurant Roulette: Bell Tower Bistro

ZaZu Lippert

October 9, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Food, Restaurant Roulette

Twice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around Cupertino and takes a chance by asking the waiter to personally choose the menu items for us. This week, we continued the alphabetical theme by going to the Bell Tower Bistro. The Basics Restaurant: Bell Tower Bistro Location: 20490 Los Ga...

Three easy recipes for students

Three easy recipes for students

Priya Reddy

September 25, 2015


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT, Entertainment featured, Food, Multimedia, Video

Hungry to learn some new recipes for when you get hungry? Don’t worry, Cultural Cuisine Club's got you covered. Cultural Cuisine Club, a club focused on teaching students how to prepare food from around the world, brings you these three easy recipes that you can make with ingredients you already ha...

Restaurant Roulette: Arya Global Cuisine mixes it up with fusion dishes

Restaurant Roulette: Arya Global Cuisine mixes it up with fusion dishes

Jennie Chen

September 24, 2015


Filed under Audio, ENTERTAINMENT, Food, Great reads, Interactives, Multimedia, Restaurant Roulette

Twice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around Cupertino and takes a chance by asking the waiter to personally choose the menu items for us. This week, we started with the first letter of the alphabet: A. Click on the slideshow below to see how the food at Arya fared. Written and photographed by Jennie Chen an...

The story of pearl milk tea

The story of pearl milk tea

ZaZu Lippert

September 22, 2015


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Food, Multimedia, Video

Here at MVHS, Almost everyone has heard of pearl milk tea. The drink is used for countless club and school-related fundraisers here on campus, and on the days when these fundraisers take place, wherever they are selling the tea, a crowd can be found. But do many people know where the idea of boba came...

Local restaurant Ajito surprises with simplicity

Local restaurant Ajito surprises with simplicity

ZaZu Lippert

September 5, 2015


Filed under Audio, ENTERTAINMENT, Food, Multimedia

Ajito Issra 1 | Create infographics Ajito 1 | Create infographics Ajito: Menu | Create infographics Issra 2 | Create infographics How To Eat With Chopsticks: Ajito Review | Create infographics   Issra 3 | Create infographics Tomato and Okra Skewers | Create inf...

Food: Mod Pizza, the closer, friendlier alternative to Pieology

Food: Mod Pizza, the closer, friendlier alternative to Pieology

Vanessa Qin

February 23, 2015


Filed under Blogs, ENTERTAINMENT, Food

MOD: Made On Demand. The name of this newly opened pizza spot holds true to the fast-paced, personalized nature of the restaurant’s assembly line. MOD opened up in late December of 2014, across the street from Westgate Mall in San Jose, offering a surplus of sauces for your pies, unlimited toppings t...

How to make Vietnamese Coffee

Vanessa Qin

January 30, 2015


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT, Food

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]onta Vista Vietnamese Student Association President, senior Nicole Phan, demonstrates how to make an easy yet satisfying Vietnamese beverage. Watch this video to find out how to make this simple popular iced drink! ...

Top 5 most ‘Instagram-worthy’ food spots in Cupertino

Top 5 most ‘Instagram-worthy’ food spots in Cupertino

Vanessa Qin

January 23, 2015


Filed under Editor's Picks, ENTERTAINMENT, Food

1. OG SLIDERS *Offers student discount [dropcap]A[/dropcap]nywhere that serves drinks in mason jars is a safe bet for a good photo opportunity. OG Sliders is a relatively new burger joint that opened up within walking distance of MVHS. Everything about the place, from the hand-drawn typography lining the walls...

Food: Nékter juice bar

Food: Nékter juice bar

Vanessa Qin

October 30, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Food

[dropcap]N[/dropcap]ékter Juice Bar is one of those places that you’ve most probably seen on Instagram — from the shop’s interior to the various juice and smoothie options, the refreshing fruits and vegetables provide for colorful photos and leave customers feeling guilt-free. Nékter’s rustic-modern style at a glance. The shop welcomes customers with fresh fruits and vegetable decoration...