Category : Food

Food | Gastronaut’s Greatest Hits – Ideal for graduation dining

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Stuck for where to take the family to celebrate never having to pull another all-nighter? Gastronaut looks back at its greatest hits to bring you the best in graduation dining. Blackhouse, Grill on the Square – A more upmarket offering with a live jazz band and a bill a little … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Tour de France Treats

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If you’re not on your bike for Le Grand Depart, why not celebrate Le Tour de France with un petit peu of what the French are famous for – sugar filled treats and patisserie. Here are a few classic French desserts to try out for the biggest day this year … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – The Pit, Harrogate

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With laid back urban dining space, complete with table tennis and football, and an innovative take on American food, The Pit is the perfect student eatery. From the meatiest of burgers to fish finger sandwiches, their menu serves up a selection of substantially filling dishes which although not perfectly suited … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Classic Scones

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What better way to be British than with a scone, topped with an English staple – strawberry jam. This simple recipe will yield many a scone, perfect for a pre-Wimbledon tea. Ingredients 350g self raising flour ¼ tsp salt 1 tsp baking powder 3tbsp caster sugar 85g sultanas (optional) 175ml … Read More

Food | Peckish – Healthy Banana Cookies

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Summer is here, and everyone is starting to think about that bikini body. But, there is no need to forego all sweet and tasty treats; these banana cookies are both deliciously satisfying and delightfully healthy. Ingredients 2 very ripe bananas 100g of oats 1 tsp of cinnamon 1 tsbp of … Read More

Food | Graduation Dining – Blackhouse, Grill on the Square

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If you’re looking for somewhere for your post-graduation meal that’s slightly more up market than the eateries in the Trinity shopping centre but not so fancy that you feel uncomfortable then look no further than Blackhouse. With a menu of classics that revolve around steak you can’t go far wrong with … Read More

Food | Leeds Food and Drink Festival Preview

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Running from Friday 23rd May until Sunday 8th June 2014, the festival will be a celebration of the amazing food and drink scene in Leeds. Here are our LSi highlights! Yorkshire Food and Drink Show (6th – 8th June): Live demonstrations from local chefs, artisan food specialists, traditional real ales, Pimms and … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Chocolate Orange Hobnobs

5 years ago / 0 comments

Where is the time for baking when there are books to be read and revision to be done? Why at this time, more than any other, do we students crave anything but those mood-boosting brain foods? Fear not – this quick and easy recipe will alleviate your sugar craving and … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – Twister Burger Company

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If there’s one thing the Leeds restaurant scene isn’t lacking, it’s an array of fantastic and innovative burger restaurants. If my housemates had a penny for every time I’ve come home, claiming to have found “the best burger joint in Leeds”, they’d probably be able to club together to afford … Read More

Food | Not just a pretty plate – Soup, Soup, Soup

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Soup is definitely a student staple for us, and for so many good reasons. It’s healthy, cheap, freezes well, warms you up, and makes a really easy on-the-go lunch if you invest in a thermos. We have two of our favourite soup recipes for you – the first is a … Read More