Monthly Archives: May 2015

Deli Review: Middle Eastern Street Food in Manchester: Kukoo’s made by Zouk

Kukoo’s do fast food without the health warning, serving fresh soups, hot wraps, street food snacks, their tasty house biryani and a spread of colourful salads. But these are no ordinary salads. These are Kukoo’s Indian-, Moroccan- and Lebanese, Pakistani-inspired

Deli Review: Middle Eastern Street Food in Manchester: Kukoo’s made by Zouk

Kukoo’s do fast food without the health warning, serving fresh soups, hot wraps, street food snacks, their tasty house biryani and a spread of colourful salads. But these are no ordinary salads. These are Kukoo’s Indian-, Moroccan- and Lebanese, Pakistani-inspired

Cafe Review: Eighth Day Cooperative and Café

Since my first university days back in 2010, Eighth Day Coop has been a regular on my food list. I first visited when I made a firm decision to ‘go green’ and eat super healthily, after having dragged out Freshers’

Cafe Review: Eighth Day Cooperative and Café

Since my first university days back in 2010, Eighth Day Coop has been a regular on my food list. I first visited when I made a firm decision to ‘go green’ and eat super healthily, after having dragged out Freshers’

Recipe: Quick Cajun Shrimp Fajitas

Fajitas are a great way to eat a super fast and super healthy meal. This fusion version takes a Mexican classic and adds some creole, South American spice, served with cooling sour cream, tasty tomato salsa & chunky avocado as

Recipe: Quick Cajun Shrimp Fajitas

Fajitas are a great way to eat a super fast and super healthy meal. This fusion version takes a Mexican classic and adds some creole, South American spice, served with cooling sour cream, tasty tomato salsa & chunky avocado as

I Eat Alone… Occasionally

I recently read an article on Serious Eats about the virtues of eating alone, which has impelled me to write my own account of this solo venture. I would first like to note that I am by no means a

I Eat Alone… Occasionally

I recently read an article on Serious Eats about the virtues of eating alone, which has impelled me to write my own account of this solo venture. I would first like to note that I am by no means a

Restaurant Review: Pancho’s Burritos, Manchester

Pancho’s Burritos has been a resident of Manchester for many years now, however, they have recently returned to the spotlight, attracting a new band of fans with the opening of their new Oxford Street store. Just a short walk from

Restaurant Review: Pancho’s Burritos, Manchester

Pancho’s Burritos has been a resident of Manchester for many years now, however, they have recently returned to the spotlight, attracting a new band of fans with the opening of their new Oxford Street store. Just a short walk from

Restaurant Review: Lucha Libre, Manchester

When I was living in Rome, my friends and I took a weekly trip to Spanish-founded Montaditos 100 where you can get a pint of beer or sangria for €2 and then pick at their selection of mini baguette sandwiches—or

Restaurant Review: Lucha Libre, Manchester

When I was living in Rome, my friends and I took a weekly trip to Spanish-founded Montaditos 100 where you can get a pint of beer or sangria for €2 and then pick at their selection of mini baguette sandwiches—or

Café Review: Baila, Old Town, Swindon

The days when coffee shops were merely a pit stop for your morning hit of caffeine-on-the-go have been left in the 90s, along with dial-up connections and mood rings. Now it’s all about carefully sourced single-origin beans, foam art and

Café Review: Baila, Old Town, Swindon

The days when coffee shops were merely a pit stop for your morning hit of caffeine-on-the-go have been left in the 90s, along with dial-up connections and mood rings. Now it’s all about carefully sourced single-origin beans, foam art and