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A weekly food shop for under £20

Food and Drink, Lifestyle, Student Living September 27, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

LIVING on a tight budget is never easy at university, especially in Aber where there are pubs aplenty. You’ll be limiting your budget for food shopping even more in order to accommodate your nights out during termRead More

Freshers’ Guide: Where to go in Aberystwyth for a…

Freshers’ Guide: Where to go in Aberystwyth for a…

Food and Drink, Lifestyle September 24, 2014 at 4:00 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH is unlike any other town I have ever been to. Set between the Irish Sea and the rugged Welsh hills, it has somehow managed to escape becoming just another ‘clone town’, and is packed fullRead More

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Aber’s ultimate pub crawl

Food and Drink, Lifestyle, Student Living September 23, 2014 at 5:45 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH  is famous for its large variety of pubs. This is just one possible route to take, but I think it encompasses the best of Aber. Harry’s GAA is a quadruple vodka mixed with either lemonade,Read More

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Summer lifestyle: cocktail ideas

Food and Drink, Lifestyle July 10, 2014 at 5:30 pm Comments

IN THE SPIRIT of summer, I have compiled a list of some summery tasting cocktails. Feel inspired to adapt them with other ingredients or just soak in the flavour and the sun; be it in a gardenRead More

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Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Tea-licious drinks for a cold evening

Food and Drink, Lifestyle February 22, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

WE’RE well into February now and the weather is showing no signs of letting up. With everyone reaching for their kettles and their tea bags in an attempt to keep warm, it’s the perfect time toRead More

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Screaming Orgasm

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Screaming Orgasm

Food and Drink February 7, 2014 at 1:30 pm Comments

WITH VALENTINE’S Day on the horizon, it’s time for a themed cocktail, and what better gift to give your Valentine than a Screaming Orgasm? … Okay, I promise that’ll be the only pun! The Screaming OrgasmRead More

Super-tasty potatoes marinated in cream and cheese

Super-tasty potatoes marinated in cream and cheese

Food and Drink, Lifestyle January 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm Comments

EVERY once in a while, it’s nice to remove yourself slightly from the canned beans and super noodles, and embark in a properly home-cooked meal. I even find that meals such as these end up costingRead More

How to build and decorate a gingerbread house

How to build and decorate a gingerbread house

Food and Drink, Lifestyle December 24, 2013 at 12:00 pm Comments

WHEN the festive season rolls around, there is nothing more delightfully Christmassy than a good old-fashioned gingerbread house. Inciting images of fairy tale forests, cosy fires and picturesque German villages, this classic makes a wonderful giftRead More

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Eggnog

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Eggnog

Food and Drink, Lifestyle December 18, 2013 at 8:00 pm Comments

WITH Christmas just around the corner, now is the perfect time to learn the quintessential Christmas cocktail: eggnog. Ingredients (1 shot = 30 ml/1 fl. oz) 0 – 2½ shots of bourbon, dark rum, brandy, orRead More

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Whiskey sours

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Whiskey sours

Food and Drink, Lifestyle November 30, 2013 at 1:00 pm Comments

WELCOME to the fifth edition of Micky’s Cocktail Cabinet, where we’ll be tackling the whiskey sour. It’s a cocktail with a great history, referenced in the earliest cocktail guides, and even for those who are notRead More