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Review: Indique

Review: Indique

Over the past four years that I have resided in Manchester, I have, until very recently, been frustrated by the Indian cuisine ...

Photo: Miriam Mizzi

Review: The Pasta Factory

As a student, pasta is a reoccurring theme in my dinners, so I wouldn’t normally choose to eat pasta out at a restaurant. ...

Photo: Kirstie O'Mahony

Pie and Ale

As I stepped out into the relentless, bitter rain, and didn’t curse its appearance, I realised I was a changed woman. Me, a ...

Review: Indique

Review: Indique

Posted on Apr 21, 2017 1
Photo: Miriam Mizzi

Review: The Pasta Factory

Posted on Apr 2, 2017 2
Photo: Kirstie O'Mahony

Pie and Ale

Posted on Mar 24, 2017 3
Photo: Indique

Review: Indique

Miriam’s back on Burton Road to find our whether Indique deserves is high spot on TripAdvisor’s ‘best restaurants in Manchester’ list

Photo: Miriam Mizzi

Review: The Pasta Factory

“If the pasta brings in its native makers, then surely it’ll be good enough for me”

Photo: Kirstie O'Mahony

Pie and Ale

When pies spark a revolution, our southern girl finds her northern roots at Pie and Ale

Photo: Lily Carden

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Who doesn’t love cookies? This is my favourite and easiest recipe. There’s no eggs so it can be eaten raw (although you might want to bake the flour for 10 minutes to “cook it.” Switch up the filling to your liking and let us know what your favourite cookie flavour is

Photo: Miriam Mizzi

Ricotta, pesto and spinach lasange

A vegetarian lasagne that rivals the Italian classic

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Review: Fazenda

Temptation will prevail, tells Samuel Pigott

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Review: Rustik

“When our food finally arrived, we almost grabbed the plates out from the waitressed hands with hunger-induced anticipation.”

Photo: Lily Carden

Leek and Parsley Roast Chicken

Impress your housemates with a classic roast chicken. This recipe adds another layer of flavour with parsley and lemon, while the vegetables and potatoes are cooked around the bird so it truly is a one pot meal

Photo: Miriam Mizzi

Leftover roast chicken and pea risotto

Miriam cooks risotto

Photo: Alec Wilby

Chocolate and peanut butter malt loaf

Following on from last week’s easy bread recipe, here is a slightly more advanced bread: chocolate and peanut butter malt loaf, a tasty addition to any breakfast, lecture or revision marathon

Photo: Lily Carden

Posh Chicken Nuggets

A fast food hangover fix without having to leave the house and I know exactly what’s in them

Photo: Miriam Mizzi

Review: Proove

We had to try this new pizza restaurant in West Didsbury