Category : Food

The Well Fed Student: Healthy pancakes

1 year ago / 0 comments

This is the easiest and tastiest recipe for filling, fluffy, American-style pancakes, without any guilt. It’s a filling, healthy breakfast that feels like a real treat. I usually use a gluten-free flour like buckwheat flour or brown rice flour, but you can use whatever you have. You can also use … Read More

The Well Fed Student: Healthy pancakes

1 year ago / 0 comments

This is the easiest and tastiest recipe for filling, fluffy, American-style pancakes, without any guilt. It’s a filling, healthy breakfast that feels like a real treat. I usually use a gluten-free flour like buckwheat flour or brown rice flour, but you can use whatever you have. You can also use … Read More

The well-fed student: Super scrambles

1 year ago / 35 comments

Lots of people don’t see breakfast as a proper meal, but it is just as important as the others, and it’s good to try to get a balanced combination of carbs, protein, and fruit/veg into every single meal. A portion of protein at breakfast time will satiate you and keep … Read More

Leeds Indie Food Festival launch: A religious experience for your tastebuds

1 year ago / 0 comments

For me, the Press Launch of the Leeds Indie Food Fest ’16 started off with a religious experience. After I walked in the door of Headrow House I was handled a warm box of food, which very well could have been a mini ark of the covenant for all my … Read More

LIF16’s events: Editor’s picks

1 year ago / 0 comments

Leeds’ independent foodie scene unites once again for the month of May to present Leeds Indie Food Festival, a celebration of the city’s unique food and drink industry. Last year saw over 100 businesses collaborate to delight diners, drinkers and street food lovers, and this year’s events only promise to … Read More

Cielo Blanco’s new menu: A Mexican street food feast

1 year ago / 0 comments

  The fusion of vibrant prints and traditional tiling, inspired by the works of Frida Kahlo, together with the restaurant’s striking industrials features, provided a distinctive backdrop to this Mexican street food experience. With an upbeat, electro soundtrack humming in the background, I started the evening with a Pink Grapefruit … Read More

The well fed student: Easy Easter chocolate nests

1 year ago / 0 comments

Here is a really simple, slightly healthier take on a recipe for chocolate rice crispy cakes! You can get puffed rice without additives from world food shops – Abu Bakar sells plain puffed rice – and health food shops sell lots of different puffed grains as well as rice, so … Read More

Eat your way through Leeds this bank holiday

1 year ago / 0 comments

Friends, family, fry ups, lie-ins, walks, parties – by no means an exhaustive list, but I’d be surprised if none of the above feature in your typical bank holiday. Over the years, however, I’ve detected a level of anxiety surrounding these extra days off, which we Brits know all too … Read More

The well-fed student: Guilt-free study snacks

1 year ago / 0 comments

When you are staring at a book or computer screen for hours on end during revision time, or twenty pages deep in your dissertation, the last thing you want is a rumbling belly. However, we all know the feeling when you’re three packets of crisps down and you feel like … Read More

Vegan challenge: Moral monotony

2 years ago / 0 comments

At the end of January when my housemate told me about the Great University Vegan Challenge, I was intrigued. The challenge, proposed by Animal Aid, is to give up all animal products in your diet for the whole month of February. Although I’m not a vegetarian, I am an animal … Read More