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El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Homemade Hipster: French macarons

Justin E Kim May 17, 2022
An easy yet tasty snack to entertain your appetite
Photo by Justin Kim

Homemade Hipster: Caprese salad

Justin E Kim April 6, 2022
How to prepare a tantalizing umami dish to brighten your day

Homemade Hipster: Pumpkin Ghost Cheesecake

April Wang, Staff Writer October 29, 2021

Ingredients: Crust: 1½ cup finely crushed graham crackers ¼ cup unsalted butter ¼ cup sugar  ¼ tsp cinnamon and/or ginger Batter 32 oz cream cheese ½  cup brown sugar...

How to spice up your Instant Ramen

How to spice up your Instant Ramen

Justine Ha and Tina Low May 21, 2021
Three different ways to add more flavor to your ramen dish
Homemade Hipster: Easy Easter sugar cookies

Homemade Hipster: Easy Easter sugar cookies

Irene Tang March 28, 2021
Celebrate Easer with a sweet and simple recipe
Four DIYs to make with roses

Stop and smell the roses: Four DIYs

Charlotte Chui, Entertainment Editor September 27, 2019

dd a rosy tint to your life by experimenting with these floral crafts and recipes. From rose jam — swirled into a bowl of creamy yogurt or spooned onto a warm lemon scone — to fragrant rose petal sachets...

Christmas Treats with Bite Club

Christmas Treats with Bite Club

Hannah Lee December 10, 2017

s the holiday season approaches, Bite Club vice president senior Ashley Chang shares her favorite Christmas recipe. Creme brulee is a Catalan dessert that consists of a custard base topped with a layer...

Two easy recipes to make with Girl Scout cookies

Two easy recipes to make with Girl Scout cookies

Aanchal Garg February 28, 2017

The coconut crunch of a Samoa, the refreshing aroma of a Thin Mint, the subtle powdery stains left by a Savannah Smile – each cookie adds to the excitement of the 2017 Girl Scout cookie season. Across...

Holiday Treats: How to make Mexican hot chocolate

Holiday Treats: How to make Mexican hot chocolate

Trisha Kholiya December 31, 2016

Escape the cold winter with a steaming cup of hot chocolate. Simple and quick to create, this hot chocolate will keep you warm and wanting more.

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...

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