Tag: #Food

Vegan Cheese: An Honest Review

Whether you have been a vegan for a while, have recently one, or you’re just taking part in Veganuary, you’ll have no doubt been told that vegan cheese is awful. Over the years, it has earned itself a bad name...

/ 15th February 2017

It’s Time to Get Your Vegan On!

The Leicester Vegan Fair is back this weekend for the third time following the previous success and it’s going to be huge! There is going to be plenty of foods for you to try from hot food catering, like Caribbean...

/ 17th November 2016

Raid Your Fridge This Winter!

The new university year marks a change for the group DMU Fridge Raiders as they change their branding. DMU Fridge Raiders is a group of students and staff members who aim to advise and educate students on healthy living on a budget whilst...

/ 10th November 2016

The best places to eat in Leicester right now

Leicester boasts one of the most multi-cultural societies in Britain, providing a fantastic array of food options throughout the city. From some of the best Asian cuisines in the country, to a wealth of hideaway food gems that cater fresh,...

/ 26th April 2015

Student saving and spending

Photo: VoucherCloud Students are famous for being poor; it comes with the territory of studying away from home. However not many of us are prepared for the harsh reality of being independent. You do not realise how much your parents...

/ 20th March 2015

Great greeting, cheap eating – a guide to eating out as a student in Leicester

As a DMU student who loves his food, and knows the importance of meeting up with your friends weekly, I know that the temptation is to go and eat at McDonalds, Burger King or KFC for a meal out. However...

/ 13th March 2015

Winter Food and Craft Festival a hit in Leicester

  Photo Credit: Mei Yuet Lee Leicester’s sixth annual Winter Food and Craft Festival attracted a steady crowd seeking comfort food from the chilly weather on Sunday, November 16. The festival took over Leicester’s outdoor market from 11am to 5.30pm and visitors...

/ 2nd December 2014

Why the Birmingham Christmas Market is worth a visit

Disclaimer: I am not being paid by any Birmingham tourist authorities for this piece nor am I employed by Birmingham City Council. I just bloody love Birmingham. For many the start of the Christmas season is signified by the John...

/ 22nd November 2014

Newest Burger Branch in Town

As soon as a new restaurant opens in Leicester, we’re always raring to try it. When we were invited along to try the newest burger branch in town, Byron, it’s an understatement to say we were excited! On our arrival...

/ 24th October 2014

How not to make a meal of Valentines Day

  Let’s face it – Valentines day isn’t everyone’s cup of tea. I realised a while back that there are two kinds of people when it comes to Cupid’s day of love, and both are very different and very extreme....

/ 14th February 2014