Tag : food

Food | National Chip Week – History of the chip

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In an attempt to raise moral and invoke the spirit of the Blitz in these Tube-Strike-Flood-addled times, the National Potato Council of England has declared that the last week as National Chip Week. LSi offers up a brief (and possibly untrue) history of the chip. Like Stonehenge no one really … Read More

Blogs | Salvo's, via Memory Lane

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It is often said that during austerity, we have a habit of looking backwards towards more familiar, comfortable times. The human race have been doing it forever, and sometimes we call it Romanticism. Born out of the uncertainty of the industrial revolution, the romantic movement sparked a shift towards the … Read More

Lifestyle | A round up of LUU Farmer's Market

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The prospect of traipsing into university on a Monday morning can be miserable; with a line up of long lectures, never ending seminars and a few tedious tutorials, it’s hard to believe there may be something to brighten your day. For two and a half years, the producers of greens, … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – Cross Keys

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If you worm your way through the city centre, under the train station, over the canal and into the edges of Holbeck, you may find yourself thinking you’ve strayed too far from the path. The tallest skyscraper in Yorkshire looms over you on one side, and a wasteland cum car … Read More

News | EXPOSED: Zero hygiene takeaways

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Over 40 Leeds takeaways have a zero hygiene rating from City Council, LS can reveal. Following a Freedom of Information (FOI) Request submitted by this paper, the Council revealed several in popular student takeaways given a zero, including Nemo’s Fish Bar, Zulfi’s in Headingley and Shawarma on the Otley run … Read More

Music | Belgrave Music Hall – Leeds' very own Brooklyn hangout

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After opening its doors in late 2013, the Belgrave Music Hall has become a bit of a second home for LSi’s music team. The spacious venue spreads across three floors housing two kitchens, a live room and a stylish roof garden. Last semester it boasted an array of impressive and … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – Boss Burgers mean business

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Situated on Brudenell Grove, Boss Burgers certainly hasn’t entered an area lacking takeaway restaurants, yet it’s their approach to the style of takeaway that is hoping to get them noticed. With both chefs coming from restaurant backgrounds, Boss Burgers has attempted to create a half-way house between restaurant and classic … Read More

Food | Gastronaut – LS6 Cafe

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Where to start with LS6? Leeds students are well and truly blessed when it comes to this marvellous little cafe. Residing in Hyde Park Corner it is but a stone’s throw from most of our houses and just 10 minutes from campus; convenient is an understatement. But even LS6 was … Read More

Food | Chorizo and feta gnocchi bake

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From a mystery ingredient in the occasional paella to an everyday staple, the UK seems to have gone chorizo crazy in the last few years – and for good reason. Its mildly spiced, rich and meaty flavour allows it to lift bland dishes into complex medleys of Spanish spice. This … Read More

Food | Not just a pretty plate – Apple Strudel

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This apple strudel recipe serves as a welcome break from the post-Christmas detox. This is an easy yet impressive pudding and can be prepared in the morning ready to shove in the oven later on. One important thing to remember with this recipe is to let the apple mixture cool … Read More