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Classic Cookie Bake-off Recipes

Classic Cookie Bake-off Recipes

Emily Rotenberg and Margaret Walker

December 21, 2018


Filed under FOOD

The run-down: The classic melt-in-your-mouth, Toll House original chocolate chip cookie is a delicious treat that has been an American staple for decades. This cookie was created in 1938 by Ruth Graves Wakefield an American chef and author. Although Toll House is known for their classic chocolate ...

Classic Holiday Cookie Recipe

Classic Holiday Cookie Recipe

Maia Schifman and Maggie Seidel

December 18, 2018


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Cookies have always been an iconic part of the holidays. Food is a timeless way to bring family and friends together during the snowy season, but embracing the holiday merriment while bombarded by the flurry of homework, finals, and holiday events can be difficult. These fun and festive cookies on your...

Latke Recipe

Latke Recipe

Maya Chadda, Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2018


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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...

Recipe of the month: dairy free cake donut recipe

Recipe of the month: dairy free cake donut recipe

Lucy Kiernat and Sara Gregor

March 13, 2018


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  Ingredients Frosting 1/2 cup soy margarine (or any butter substitute) 1 pound confectioners sugar (about 3 1/2 cups) 1/4 cup coconut milk 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract Donuts 2 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3/...

Applesauce oatmeal pancake recipe

Applesauce oatmeal pancake recipe

Eliot Mitchell, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2018


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Applesauce Oatmeal Pancakes  Yields 8 pancakes. Ingredients 1/2 cup flour (all-purpose, or substitute whole wheat flour for half the amount) 1/2 cup oats (quick-cooking or old-fashioned) 1/2 cup milk (fat-free) 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 ...

Trying crazy Pinterest recipes

Trying crazy Pinterest recipes

Sonia Baig and Amelia Reyes

March 5, 2018


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Pancakes on a Stick Instructions (from website) Make pancake batter. Once the batter has been mixed together, place sticks on the griddle (Make sure they have been soaked in water if they are wooden so they aren’t flammable) Spoon the batter into the shape of a circle over each stick. (Be sure not to make them too big so th...

DIY: Mocha Protein Shake

DIY: Mocha Protein Shake

Penelope Winton, Front Page Editor

September 29, 2016


Filed under ARTS & CULTURE

Make your morning efficient with this simple combination ingredients for a burst of energy and the protein to sustain it throughout the day. Combine half a banana, a scoop of protein powder, ½ cup of milk (or substitute), and ½ cup of room-temperature coffee in a blender. Slowly add in 1 ½ cups of ice i...

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