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Latke Recipe

Latke Recipe

Maya Chadda, Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2018


Filed under FOOD

LATKE LESSON: The Korean gamja-jeon, the Swedish raggmunk, the Polish placki ziemniaczane, and the Iranian kuku sibzamini are all takes on the stample potato pancake. The potato pancake goes by many names, however, in my house they are fondly referred to as latkes. Latkes are a traditional jewish fo...

Potato Everything

Potato Everything

Sofie Richardson, Contributing Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under FOOD

Potatoes are an incredible, starchy, tuberous crop filled with vitamin C. These special spuds are a staple food across the globe and arguably win the title of most versatile vegetable. With the frigid Minnesota winter now upon us, consuming the warm comfort food is bound to help alleviate some of the ...

Best of Fries

Alyssa Story, Managing Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under FOOD

WAFFLE FRY: Done correctly, these are the most delicious fries. The waffle fry is the quintessential potato vessel for grease, salt, and other toppings of choice. When crisped up, the crevices become crunchy nooks of flavor, and the shape creates optimal sturdiness and crispness. Sadly, coming in co...

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