Friday Recipe Round-up: Finals Foods & Royal Wedding Fever

Every week we’ll round up some of the best recipes, food writing, cooking tips and drinking tricks that every college student should know about. Here’s what’s cooking in virtual kitchens, around the web, this week.

Finals period is starting up and the last thing you’re thinking about is what to eat. However, nourishment is one of the most important things to keep you going during exams, so we’ve gathered some great comfort foods and energizers from around the web this week to get you ready for some late night studying!

-Melissa Tovin, Small Kitchen College Contributer


Get yourself ready for a full day of studying with a delicious tropical green monster smoothie. You can always modify with any other fruits you prefer.

Craving sweets in the library? Try these slightly healthier chocolate brownies from eat good for life that will satisfy you without the guilt.

If you’re a student in NYC and have time to do some exploring, take an espresso expedition to one of these Lower East Side coffee shops that the college critic recommends for relaxed studying or a coffee break.

Grilled cheese is a must during finals so get some cheesy inspiration from the grilled cheese invitational that happened last weekend in LA.

Royal wedding fever is everywhere so why not procrastinate with a wedding viewing in NYC at one of the ten places to get sloshed while the royals get hitched. Or make your own royal feast!

OK. You’re finally done with finals. Why not have a margarita?

Originally posted on Friday, April 29th, 2011

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