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Courgette and Lemon Cake: Recipe adapted from BBC Good Food

3 years ago / 0 comments

Have no fear, this cake doesn’t taste slightly like courgettes; instead, like carrot in carrot cake, the courgette keeps the cake moist and adds a lovely green tinge to the sponge. Ingredients: 250g very soft unsalted butter 3 lemons (4 if you want a lemon drizzle topping instead of cream … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Chocolate Orange Hobnobs

4 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 | Nick Smith's Prawn and Leek Gratin

4 years ago / 0 comments

Here is a great example of a recipe that looks and seems a lot more posh than it really is in two ways. One, it’s got a French word in the name, and two, it’s got finely sliced potatoes on top and nothing says haute cuisine like glorified crisps on … Read More

Food | Peckish – Healthy banana pancakes

5 years ago / 0 comments

 Having pancake withdrawal symptoms? Have no fear, Peckish brings you a pancake recipe perfect for any day of the year. Ingredients (Makes 4-8 scotch pancakes) 1 banana 2 eggs 1 tsp honey pinch of salt 1 tsp oil/butter Optional additions 1 tsp cinnamon Blueberries Chocolate chips Equipment Mixing Bowl Blender (if … Read More

Food | Chocolate Snickers Rocky Road

5 years ago / 0 comments

As an enthusiast of the outdoors, I’ve found myself out in the wilderness on several occasions recently. Whether it’s been plodding my way to a race finish or up a mountain I’ve always known I can rely on my stash of Snickers bars to get me through. However, my love … Read More

Food | Chorizo baked fish

5 years ago / 0 comments

I love fish and one of my vivid memories as a child was when we used to bake fish on a fire wrapped in soaking wet newspaper. The flavours created from cooking the fish in its own juices are out of this world. My current mission to get my fish-phobic-chorizo-addicted … Read More

Food | All You Need is Lunch – Lime & Ginger Cheesecake

5 years ago / 0 comments

This is a dessert that’s easy to make and will make you look like you really know what you’re doing. It’s not pricey, it’s tasty and makes a great show off treat to entertain friends or even those visiting parents. Equipment 1 large cake tin One small pan 1 sandwich … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Romantic raspberry mousse

5 years ago / 0 comments

Valentine’s Day is upon us, and as members of the student community, we haven’t got the cash to splash on a romantic meal for two. This light raspberry mousse is perfect for sharing, quick to make and is delightfully delicious. Ingredients 200g white chocolate 200g raspberries, fresh or frozen 150g … Read More

Food | Fresh Slice – Chocolate Orange Cake

5 years ago / 0 comments

I have managed to stop stuffing my face for long enough to share another recipe with you, though I do this dunking the last of the Christmas biscuits into my tea… If you’re in need of a good pudding , or have a glut of Christmas chocolate you need to rid … Read More

Food | Chorizo and feta gnocchi bake

5 years ago / 0 comments

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