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How to get Levain cookies at home

How to get Levain cookies at home

Katarina (Haven) Beches, Features Editor

September 28, 2020

If you have ever been to New York, there is a high probability that you have heard of—or if you’re lucky, even tried—the famous Levain chocolate chip cookies. These cookies are truly a phenomenon: they have cake and all-purpose flour for fluffiness, cornstarch for thickness, lots of nuts and chocolate ch...

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

Katarina (Haven) Beches, Features Editor

September 28, 2020

Quarantine taught me three things. One, that I will never take advantage of being able to physically go to school. Two, that throughout trials and tribulations, reading will always prevail as the ultimate escape. And three, that when you don’t want to read about chemical compounds or rewatch “The Off...

Chewy chocolate chip cookie recipe

Chewy chocolate chip cookie recipe

Mia Schrift, Staff writer

September 24, 2020

Ingredients (makes 12 cookies): ¾ cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 teaspoon vanilla extract ½ cup granulated sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 ¼ cups flour ½ cup unsalted butter(melted) ½ teaspoon baking soda 4 oz dark chocolate chips 4 oz milk/semi-sweet chocolate chips Directions: Whis...

Popovers that pop off

Popovers that pop off

Mia Schrift, Staff writer

September 24, 2020

Popovers are one of my family’s favorite baking traditions for fall weather. Popovers are light, puffy rolls made from an egg batter. They are very versatile and go with almost any meal. For breakfast, popovers taste great with a jam preserve or even just butter. They also go great with lunch or din...

Craving Boba?

Craving Boba?

Emilie Takahashi, Staff Writer

September 17, 2020

As a boba addict, I experienced severe withdrawals during quarantine. I had heard the tales of my friends who had embarked on this boba-making journey and was immediately discouraged by the hours of hard labor they were describing. But I was desperate, so when I saw the tapioca flour for 80 cents at m...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Troy Nevil, Staff Writer

September 8, 2020

For many, baking is a fun and soothing hobby. When stressed or tired, people often take out their whisks and measuring cups to create batches of sweets, and sometimes to relieve stress and anger. Personally, I baked for a lot of quarantine. Whenever I had a sweet tooth or was bored out of my mind, I ...

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