The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

Food & Drink

Who is the bean queen?

Beanz Meanz Heinz

But queen beans or has-beans?

Food markets in Manchester

Pick of the Manchester Food and Drink Festival

The Manchester Food and Drink Festival, hosting events aimed at foodies as well as those just wanting to grab a kebab and cheesy chips.


Sainsbury’s Basics Red Wine

Judging by the colour, this wine was probably brewed in someone’s boot about a week ago

Southern 11

Southern Eleven

Barbecue no longer has to mean blackened burgers, scorched sausages and your dad’s God complex coming to the fore over a bag of charcoal from the supermarket.

The Manchester Tart

The Manchester Tart

Is there anything this city doesn’t have?

Manchester Eggs


National favourite gets a local remake


How to cook good naked

Follow these two recipes from a daring group of vegans who like to cook whilst tackling the issue of body image

enchilada picture

Turn one meal into three

Follow this recipe for bolognese, chilli con carne and enchiladas – all from the same basic sauce



After scoffing our way through three courses at Giraffe in Spinningfield’s, my accomplice and I knew that we had experienced something far better than Nando’s

fish and chips

A Good Friday

This Friday, instead of spending your limited funds in the Battered Cod to celebrate the start of the weekend, how about making England’s favourite food yourself?

Classic Cosmopolitan

Five favourite watering holes

Five bars in which to spend a jolly evening

White Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

White chocolate and raspberry cake

This cake is really simple to make and goes down a treat