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Shaking it up this summer

Shaking it up this summer

Ceci Musgrove, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

In a time of hot weather and sticky desserts, the milkshake is by far my favorite and the cleanest treat of the summertime.  Keeping everything in a cup on the go or even sitting down at your favorite diner, the milkshake is the sweetest delicacy this summer.  Unlike ice cream or froze...

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo

Yo-yo, it’s fro-yo

Emmy Burrus, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

ooking for a cool summer treat without the extra calories of ice cream? Frozen yogurt is a great alternative. Although this dessert still isn’t very healthy, on a hot summer day who cares? And lucky for us, the East Bay has many different options to choose from. Here’s my list of some of the...

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

Sabrina Contreras, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

As summer approaches, the only thing that can save us from the scorching sun is ice cream. Lucky for you, I’ve taken my precious time to go ice cream tasting, trying to find the best ice cream around. Being a professional ice cream taster can be exhausting, but someone has to do it, so I stepped...

Food icons put to the test

Food icons put to the test

Varsha Ravi, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

After a long, hard day of shopping, whether you’ve been weaving through the aisles of Costco or finding yet another one of IKEA’s secret passageways, a warm meal never fails to hit the spot.  But when it comes to the question of which renowned food court reigns superior over the other, thin...

Stick a fork in colorful culinary delights

Stick a fork in colorful culinary delights

Pierce Woodward, Advice Columnist

December 19, 2012

Most people enjoy food, but not everybody enjoys the same types of food. Food is just as diverse as the people that eat it. With the holidays coming up, food is a big topic. It’s very common for people to automatically put ham and turkey at center stage, but there are so many other foods that people...

Favorite Foods

December 13, 2011

Name: Patrice Mardo Grade: Senior Restaurant: Los Panchos Dish: Chimichanga Rating: 10/10 The fried carnitas burrito, or the chimichanga, is a bit like a hardshell taco and a burrito in one, a bit of crunch without the mess. The plate comes with a side of guacamole, sour cream and a spec...

Cal caters some mean cuisine

November 7, 2011

by Nicole Pipp, staff writer Ever had a party and had no idea what to serve? Cal High’s new catering class has you covered. They can cater any small luncheon, appetizer, or dessert party. Principal Mark Corti asked culinary arts teacher Crista Haar if she could create a class that coul...