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No fuss fliptastic pancakes: crêpes over après ski

From the satisfaction of getting that first ‘flip’ right to unbuttoning your trousers post consumption of a delicious stack, what is not to love about pancakes? If it was good enough for our prehistoric ancestors, it is good enough for us. Discovered in the stomach of late Otzi the Iceman by archaeologists, the humble pancake […]

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Scrumptious mussels Provençal recipe by Karuna Rahman

Being by the sea with a glass of wine in our hands sounds incredibly idyllic. However, it is winter and the shore is freezing cold, we are also in a lockdown so the sea seems far away for most of us! Worry not, for here is an oceanic delight to save the day with its […]

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Top festive recipes to get you in spirit

Amidst the endless flurry of deadlines, uncertainty and the wonders and wearies of “hybrid learning,” there is solace to be found in the creation, completion and consumption of some well-earned festive delights. Whether you follow recipes to the letter – crossing the i’s and dotting the t’s- there is plenty here to satisfy your Christmas […]

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Bread baking for beginners

Whether it’s because lock-down 2.0 is looming or you just need a new way to waste time but feel productive – look no further. Let’s bring back the bread making. Banana bread is so last season and let’s face it, ‘simple’ and ‘sourdough’ are two words that should never have been placed next to each […]

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Strictly Vegan: Tomato Rosé Pasta

One thing COVID 19 has yet to ruin is the good old-fashioned night in. Impress your flatmates with a simple but sumptuous vegan feast. This creamy rosé and tomato pasta dish is the perfect way to add some dinner-party luxury to a cosy night, not to mention, wine is required! Ingredients (serves 2 but can […]

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The art of mastering snack time

Studying all day at home or in the library is an incredibly hunger inducing task, so we often reach for a snack to tide us over until the next meal time. However, the usual snacks that the majority of us impulsively choose, are often unhealthy and packed with unnecessary fats, sugars and salts. Thinking a […]

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One Pot Wonders: minimal washing up, maximum taste

Whether you find great enjoyment in cooking or loathe the process, it is sure and certain that no one finds pleasure in the stack of dirty dishes that appear after an hour or so in the kitchen. One pot wonders are slightly less complex to orchestrate and a great way of cutting down on washing […]

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Autumn Recipe: the perfect honey roast carrots

In The Student’s food section we have plenty of perfect main dishes, desserts and whole-flat faves, but it’s time that we dedicate some time to perfecting a fool proof side dish that goes with everything from a Sunday roast to a warm winter salad. This honey roasted carrots recipe is a winner every time and […]