The Best of Food TikTok

photo credit: 2020 brought a lot of surprises into our lives — one of those being TikTok becoming the new preferred source of finding new recipes and cooking hacks. That’s right, TikTok isn’t just a platform for viral dances and Vine-esque comedy skits. It is also home to “food TikTok” — in other words,  thousands […]

Bread and Brie: Trying the Latest New Food TikTok Trend

If your TikTok feed looks anything like mine, you’re always getting restaurant recommendations and cooking videos. Recently, I’ve seen lots of people stuffing a bread loaf with brie and melting it in the oven. Since I love both cheese and bread, it was a no-brainer that I had to try it for myself.  The ingredients […]

What I Learned Making Pasta From Scratch

After binge watching a billion TikToks this summer, I ended up coming across a video on homemade pasta. With Covid and the weather being gloomy this summer (it was monsoon season where I’m staying), my friend and I thought this would be a perfect indoor activity to attempt together. Besides the college cooking we do, […]

My Struggle with Mochi: When a TikTok Recipe Just Isn’t Enough

I tried making mochi ice cream and I failed…miserably My first mistake was falling for yet another TikTok food trend. Day after day, I scroll through my For You page, encountering innumerable self-proclaimed ‘easy’ recipes. Despite these endless tasty temptations, I’ve held out so far. I’ve managed to resist the urge to make sourdough bread, […]