El Estoque

Fun Facts about Chocolate from Bite Club’s meeting

Fun Facts about Chocolate from Bite Club’s meeting

Hannah Lee

November 16, 2017

ite Club members gathered in B101 on Thursday, Nov. 16 to discuss a popular treat, chocolate. The officers presented a Powerpoint with the history and nutrition of chocolate. Along with learning about various facts regarding the different types of chocolate, members had the chance to taste chocolate fr...

Restaurant Roulette: Sushi Kuni

Restaurant Roulette: Sushi Kuni

Anirudh Chaudhary

October 20, 2017

wice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around the area and takes a chance by asking the server to personally choose our food for us. This week, we continued the alphabetical theme by going to Sushi Kuni in Cupertino. When you pull up into the parking lot, it’s almost impossible to see the restaurant because of how small and unimposing the building is. The entrance is on the left side of the building, and once you enter you feel either squashed, or hugged, depending on your point of view. The entire dining area is a...

Cafeteria Price Changes

Cafeteria Price Changes

Hannah Lee

October 19, 2017

n June 2017, the FUHSD board increased the price of meals from $4.00 to $4.50 and decided to include a water bottle with every meal. The price of meals has not been raised since 2014. FUHSD decided to charge students higher prices because of the increasing cost of food, labor and other necessary supplies. Check ...

Places to go eat at midnight

Places to go eat at midnight

Anirudh Chaudhary

October 11, 2017

t’s midnight and you’re craving some junk food. Where do you go? Is anything even open at this time? Look below to check out some places you can go if you’re in need of a midnight snack. ...

Students try a few of 7/11’s weirdest foods

Students try a few of 7/11’s weirdest foods

Himani Yalamaddi

September 15, 2017

Additional reporting by Chetana Ramaiyer, Sara Entezar and Anirudh Chaudhary. As the most accessible lunchtime spot for MVHS students without a car, our local 7/11 attracts students for its cheap pizza, donuts, energy drinks and snacks. But what most of us don’t notice are the interesting, foreign,...

Take a Bite

Take a Bite

Hannah Lee

September 8, 2017

Bite Club is back with new officers and new ideas. This year, the officers will explain the science behind food, conduct experiments relating to nutrition and introduce a variety of different cuisines. Scroll down to learn more about Bite Club. ...

Sweet. Spicy. Sour. Summer.

Sweet. Spicy. Sour. Summer.

Himani Yalamaddi

May 31, 2017

Co-written by Ananya Bhat and Shayon Moradi. Photos by Ananya Bhat. Fresh, cool lemonade. Juicy hamburger patties and hot dogs on a barbecue. Sweet and buttery corn on the cob. These are the foods that come into mind when most Americans hear “summer.” But countries and cultures across the worl...

Restaurant Roulette: The Original Pancake House

Restaurant Roulette: The Original Pancake House

Devika Watave

April 26, 2017

Twice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around Cupertino and takes a chance by asking the waiter to personally choose our food for us. This week, we continued the alphabetical theme with a trip to The Original Pancake House. Despite being located in a central spot on De Anza Ave., The Original...

Six types of dietary preferences

Six types of dietary preferences

Aanchal Garg

March 3, 2017

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Restaurant Roulette: Nick the Greek

Restaurant Roulette: Nick the Greek

Bill Cheng

February 9, 2017

wice a month, El Estoque goes to restaurants around Cupertino and takes a chance by asking the waiter to personally choose our food for us. This week, we continued the alphabetical theme with Nick the Greek, located on Hollenbeck Ave.     Overall Rating: 8.5/10 Overall Price: 6.5/...

Three comfort food recipes to get in the winter spirit

Three comfort food recipes to get in the winter spirit

Aanchal Garg

December 7, 2016

Additional reporting by Ananya Bhat ith winter break coming, many students recognize the feeling of wanting to cuddle up and eat warm and tasty food. From smooth, aromatic cheesecake to warm, crunchy fried rice, eating to your heart’s content is an important of the holiday season. Reward yourself afte...

Self-made Starbucks: Four different coffee beverages

Self-made Starbucks: Four different coffee beverages

Ananya Bhat

October 3, 2016

It’s the start of autumn, and that means sweaters, chilly winds and a fresh cup of your favorite Starbucks latte. But why go to Starbucks every day for an overpriced drink when you can just make yourself a cup at home? Check out the recipes below to learn how to make your favorite coffee drinks like l...