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This pasta dish is a twist on the usual student stuff. Photo: Joanna Fox

Mini pasta-risotto hybrid

Making the world feel better one bowl at a time

Charcuterie, bread, wine, oysters, cake and the Cellerier cheese counter are all harboured in this incredible French market. Photo: Joanna Fox

Bon appétit: a study abroad year in Lyon

Joanna reminisces about the food she was eating this time last year

Artistic candles and a tie-dye sheet set the scene for an eventful evening

Come Have Dinner With Me Final – Ollie

Naked waiters and succulent lamb complete the final of the first cycle

The gruesome Shot to the Brain. Photo: Andrew Shaw

Recipe: haunting Halloween cocktails

Raise your spirits with these ghastly and gruesome cocktails

These pumpkin brownies are to die for. Photo: Alexandra Williams

Recipe: Halloween baking

Lucy McLean and Alexandra Williams have come up with some tasty ways to use up pumpkin leftovers

The majestic riverside location of The Mark Addy. Photo: innpictime @Flickr

The Mark Addy

Maddy Hubbard reviews The Mark Addy, a beautiful riverside ‘true gem’

Little does the pumpkin know of the horror that awaits

The night of the living cheese

Ben Walker talks you through his cheeseboard of frightening fromage, perfect this All Hallows’ Eve

The core of success is to pick your apples tactically. Photo: |Chris| @Flickr

Bob’s your uncle: A guide to apple bobbing

Inject some fruity fun into your Halloween celebrations with Clare Procter’s guide to the traditional game

Food & Drink Editors' choice of cocktail at Wählbar - a very fine espresso martini


Wälhbar is a beacon of hope amongst the bars of Fallowfield

This shortbread isn't short of anything. Photo: Eve Commander

Eve’s signature bake

Strapped of cash? This recipe’s got some serious dough

This shit is bananas. Photo: Jessica Hardiman


We sent Alexandra Williams to check out Gorilla, a brand spanking new gin parlour

Warning: this game may get you Berry inebriated

Great British Bake Off Drinking Game

In knead of a game to prove you’ve been bread for drinking?