El Estoque

Dessert Detectives: Jin’s Bakery

Dessert Detectives: Jin’s Bakery

Shreshta Ranganathan and Vivian Jiang

November 24, 2019

wice a month, El Estoque takes on a new case at a bakery or café, trying to decipher the quality and cost of its most popular items. Continuing the alphabetical trend, we went to Jin’s Bakery & Cafe, a dessert shop in Santa Clara that serves a variety of breads, small cakes and several baked ...

Food: Boudin SF at Cupertino a clean break from the original

Food: Boudin SF at Cupertino a clean break from the original

Yimeng Han

March 22, 2013

The only thing this Cupertino location really has in common with the original Boudin SF is the bread, featured in all of the bakery’s dishes. Sourdough shows up in the form of bread bowls, sandwiches and even lightly toasted croutons in soups and salads. And while the menu might be on the pric...

TwoCast: Episode 1

TwoCast: Episode 1

Angela Liu

October 7, 2011

Angela Liu and Nona Penner are TwoCast. Together, we fail so that you can succeed. This time, the TwoCasters bake "American Bread," without using a recipe, skills, preparation, measuring tools, or yeast. The end result? Watch to find out. ...