Food and Drink

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Mojito

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Mojito

Food and Drink, Lifestyle November 3, 2013 at 12:00 pm Comments

WELCOME to another edition of Micky’s Cocktail Cabinet. After bringing you Sex on the Beach, Sugar Syrup (which you’ll need for this one!) and Jelly Shots, I’m back again with a recipe for a crisp and refreshing mojito.Read More

Pumpkin Pie: How to REALLY use your pumpkins

Pumpkin Pie: How to REALLY use your pumpkins

Food and Drink, Lifestyle October 31, 2013 at 11:00 am Comments

BOUGHT a pumpkin this Halloween? Staring at it, lacking carving inspiration? Want to use your pumpkin in a more delectable way? Severely under-rated and deeply misunderstood, the classic American pudding is making its way to usRead More

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Trick or treat jelly shots

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Trick or treat jelly shots

Food and Drink, Lifestyle October 28, 2013 at 1:00 pm Comments

IN THIS edition of Micky’s Cocktail Cabinet, we’ll be covering a party favourite: vodka jelly shots. They’re a straightforward way to stretch a cheap bottle of vodka into 70+ shots and the sweetness of jelly takesRead More

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Sugar syrup

Micky’s cocktail cabinet: Sugar syrup

Food and Drink, Lifestyle October 21, 2013 at 5:00 pm Comments

SUGAR syrup (also known as ‘simple syrup’ and ‘bar syrup’) is a key ingredient in a lot of cocktails and so it will be a recurring feature of these guides. Although premade sugar syrup can beRead More

Micky’s Cocktail Cabinet: Sex on the Beach

Micky’s Cocktail Cabinet: Sex on the Beach

Food and Drink, Lifestyle September 30, 2013 at 6:00 pm Comments

  WHEN it comes to cocktails, Sex on the Beach is a personal favourite of mine, not only because of how nice it tastes (it’s as sweet and easy as fruit juice with a little vodkaRead More

Come Dine With The Courier: Independent vs superstores – how to get the best value out of your weekly shop

Come Dine With The Courier: Independent vs superstores – how to get the best value out of your weekly shop

Food and Drink December 3, 2012 at 8:28 pm Comments

ABERYSTWYTH is fairly limited in its choice of large supermarkets. You would think that the common consumer is stuck for choice when it comes to buying their groceries, but this is not the case. There areRead More

Come Dine with The Courier: Risotto

Come Dine with The Courier: Risotto

Food and Drink, Lifestyle October 19, 2012 at 5:00 pm Comments

WHEN I say to someone “I’m cooking risotto tonight” I generally get a strange look, as if I’ve just told them I cook lobster every night on a student budget. A lot of people deem risotto aRead More

Aberystwyth club review

Aberystwyth club review

Food and Drink September 23, 2011 at 9:00 am Comments

With 30 pubs and 3 nightclubs, in Aberystwyth you’re never more than five minutes away from a drink! The large variety of pubs and clubs offer different atmospheres and you will soon decide your personal favoriteRead More