Category : Food

Why You Should B.Y.O.B (Bake Your Own Bread)

1 week ago / 0 comments

It’s baking season. With National Baking Week in full swing, and GBBO heating up, it’s the perfect time to get your bake on. While you might be tempted to set your sights on an insta-worthy tray of macarons or a tarte tatin, I am here to make a case for … Read More

The Hidden Gems of Leeds

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

In your first year, you’ll want to acquaint yourself with the city, and what better way to do it than seeking out some of the city’s most illusive spots. So, here’s a rundown of a few of Leeds’ best hidden gems.   1. The Domino – 7 Grand Arcade, Leeds, LS1 … Read More

Battle of the Beverages

8 months ago / 0 comments

Ever wondered where best to take refuge when you simply cannot face a two-hour lecture in a windowless lecture theatre in Roger Stevens? Wonder no more; we explore the best spots to fulfil your campus caffeine cravings. Balcony Balcony is the first and only student-led enterprise on campus. They proudly … Read More

Is Eating Green Eating Clean?

9 months ago / 0 comments

Let’s be honest, we could probably all do with an extra serving (or three) of broccoli in our student lifestyles, but is the mantra of ‘eat your greens’, drilled into us from childhood, really the answer to a healthy diet? Unfortunately, it’s not that simple. The infamous ‘green detox smoothie’ … Read More

Pick Your Poison

12 months ago / 0 comments

Lifestyle and Culture Editors, Jade Verbick  and Bella Davis, spent a lunchtime getting tipsy on Hotel Chocolat’s new collection of Halloween cocktail chocolates with a shot of liquor. The Gryphon’s Editor-in-Chief Reece Parker even got in on the action. Black Cat Martini I have to say the name was not … Read More

Boozy Brunch with a Cuban Twist

12 months ago / 0 comments

Revolución de Cuba, located on Call Lane, is not a place you would necessarily find yourself on a Sunday morning for brunch, but Leeds is all about pleasant surprises. With its light and tropical atmosphere, it’s easy to forget that you’re drinking mojitos in the Leeds city centre and not … Read More

Food, Glorious Food (And Alcohol)

1 year ago / 0 comments

Before moving to Leeds, I was unaware that so many food and drink festivals existed, let alone how many were hosted in Leeds each year. With an eclectic mix of festivals offering a wide variety of cuisines and alcohols, it’s a great idea to attend a few and get a … Read More

The Well Fed Student: Healthy pancakes

2 years 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

2 years 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

2 years 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