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Mallow Makin’ : four marshmallow based creations

Mallow Makin’ : four marshmallow based creations

Stuti Upadhyay

February 11, 2020

Marshmallows are a hallmark of winter — a soft and squishy delicacy that many enjoy, whether it’s marshmallows alone or with a classic treat like hot cocoa. Aside from these typical marshmallow uses, here are some additional unique ways to enjoy marshmallows.    Pops Supplies:  Large marshmallows Bittersweet ...

Bite Club’s chocolate taste test

Bite Club’s chocolate taste test

Charlotte Chui

December 20, 2019

Members learn about the health benefits of dark chocolate

Dessert Detectives: Dolce Bella Chocolate Cafe

Dessert Detectives: Dolce Bella Chocolate Cafe

Annie Zhang

December 4, 2018

wice a month, El Estoque takes on a new case at a bakery or café, trying to decipher the quality and cost of the most popular items. Continuing the alphabetical trend, we went to Dolce Bella Chocolate Cafe, a café specializing in dessert cuisine along with hearty breakfasts, steaming soups and chocolat...

Dessert Detectives: Alexander’s Pâtisserie

Dessert Detectives: Alexander’s Pâtisserie

Emily Xia

October 22, 2018

Reviewing popular menu items based on quality and taste

Chocolate as a means of motivation

Chocolate as a means of motivation

Sara Yang

September 25, 2011

Amongst scattered papers and pens, a medium-sized glass jar of Hershey’s Kisses sits at the edge of geometry teacher David Greenstein’s desk. “Do you like chocolate?” He offers a couple candies from the jar. “Oh, I’m okay.” “Are you sure? This is not a bribe ... Take a couple. I love these things. Take another one — no...

Kitchen stadium chaos

Kitchen stadium chaos

Yaamini Venkataraman

November 21, 2009

This year's Iron Chef Cook-off lacked the pizazz and sizzling colors of last year's event Read More »...

Viva la Vivanno

Akshay Agrawal

September 26, 2008

Starbucks new guilt-less pleasure reviewed Read More »...