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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.”

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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

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Leftover roast chicken and pea risotto

Miriam cooks risotto

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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

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Posh Chicken Nuggets

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

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Review: Proove

We had to try this new pizza restaurant in West Didsbury

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Easy Bread Recipe

If you’ve never made bread before then it can seem daunting but I promise you it’s a very easy process. If you buy a tin of easy bake yeast then there’s a quick recipe on the back that will made decent enough white bread but by following these simple, additional steps you can achieve a wonderful white loaf that works as the basis for many different types of loaf. It will take time to rise (about 2 hours total) but needs less than 30 minutes of active preparation and is worth it.

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Review: Battle of the Gins

This was an election like no other. Long live the ‘gin-eral election’

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Falafel, flatbreads, tabbouleh and dips

If you’re thinking of hosting a dinner party, try cooking up these simple mezze recipes which are guaranteed to be a crowd pleaser

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Review: Comptoir Libanais

With so much on offer, it is hard to imagine even the fussiest of eaters not finding something they like here

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Review: Trof NQ

Miriam continues her vegetarian journey at Trof