The Foil Foodie: Guilty Carrots Reply

By Levi Flood – Contributing Writer

Shopping List:

  • Brown Sugar $1.19
  • 1 Bag of Baby Carrots $2.49
  • **Butter

** Total cost: $3.68 (Prices are may vary based on produce weight and brand variation) This price does not include butter, which can be found individually packaged at the cafeteria. **

Instructions:

  • Pre-heat oven to 400 °F.
  • Place 20 carrots on a 12 inch by 12 inch piece of aluminum foil and put four heaping spoon-fulls of brown sugar and two level spoon-fulls of butter on top of the carrots.
  • Wrap the aluminum foil into a ball then add a second layer of foil and wrap into a ball.
  • Place foil ball in oven for 45 minutes (carrots should be soft when done).

Tip of the Week:

  • Feel free to make more or less of this recipe, just remember for every 10 carrots you will need two spoon-fulls of brown sugar and one spoon-full of butter.

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The Foil Foodie: Gluten Free Pesto Chicken Reply

By Levi Flood – Contributing Writer

Welcome to my new series! My goal is to give you a new recipe every week that you can easily make in your dorm room. Each meal will cost $10 or less, and take 10 minutes or less to prepare. All you’ll need is a role of aluminum foil, a regular kitchen spool, a solo cup, a knife, and access to the oven in your common room. Today’s recipe is for pesto chicken which is also gluten free and makes 2 full meals.

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The Foil Foodie: Potato Poppers Reply

By Levi Flood Contributing Writer

Welcome to my new series! My goal is to give you a new recipe every week that you can easily make in your dorm room. Each meal will cost $10 or less, and take 10 minutes or less to prepare. All you’ll need is a role of aluminum foil, a regular kitchen spool, a solo cup, a knife, and access to the oven in your common room. Today’s recipe is a dish I like to call Potato Poppers.

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Café 939 Review Reply

By Sam Plumley and Krista DeJulio1851 Staff and Features Editor

This “café” is located at 939 Boylston Street in downtown Boston and looks nondescript when passing. But Café 939 is not actually a café. Café 939 is home to the artists of Berklee College of Music, where it houses bands that form at Berklee to perform, showcase their talent and gain recognition.

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Warm up with some tasty drinks 1

Kait Quinn and Brianna Robbins – 1851 Staff

Brianna and Kaitlyn venture out to experiment three different hot beverage places near Lasell College. The price, quality and ease of getting in will be analyzed. The establishments that will be sampled are Dunkin’ Donuts in Auburndale, J.P. Licks in Newton Centre and Peet’s Coffee in Newton Centre. Brianna is going to specifically have hot chocolate and Kaitlyn will specifically have pumpkin spice lattes. More…

“Thor: The Dark World” soars to new heights 1

Casey O’Brien – Managing Editor

As far as sequels go, there’s generally an understanding they will never live up to the original movie, however entertaining they may be. Yet in the case of “Thor: The Dark World,” jumping on the train of success that was The Avengers, it completely blows the first film out of the water. As soon as it finishes, it makes you immediately want sit in your seat and wait for the next showing. More…

ARTPOP makes the heart stop Reply

“Applause” is one of the singles off Lady Gaga’s newest album, “ARTPOP”  (Photo courtesy of AceShowbiz.com)

“Applause” is one of the singles off Lady Gaga’s newest album, “ARTPOP” (Photo courtesy of AceShowbiz.com)

Emily M. Kochanek – News Editor

Asking a popstar to top her past greatness is daunting and many times embarrassing. Britney’s comeback was a flop. Katy’s second album could not lyrically or musically compare to her first smash hit. And Madonna, her attempts to appear ageless since the 80’s is pitiful. So when the queen of pop, Lady Gaga, announced she was pro- ducing a new album after her hip injury, many were skeptical. More…