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NIDO & THE STU TV COOKING SHOW – EPISODE 1

The Stu created a new cooking show especially for students. This is the first episode of a great series presented to you by the Stu, sponsored by and filmed at Nido Student Living.

EPISODE 2 – HOW TO MAKE TOMATO & BASIL SOUP

Charlotte, the Nido Student Chef, shows us how to cook fresh tomato and basil soup so you no longer need to rely on soup out of a tin. Gareth learns how to chiffonade.

EPISODE 6 – CHICKEN FAJITAS – HAPPY NEW YEAR!

It’s the party time of year – so we thought we’d share a recipe that feeds six hungry house guests for the inevitable dinner parties. Try this chicken fajita recipe for only £2.20 per person!

EPISODE 4 – HOW TO MAKE FRENCH ONION SOUP

Stu Chef Charlotte and Gareth show you how easliy you can make French Onion Soup. Bon Appetit!

AN AMAZING AND QUICK WAY TO PEEL GARLIC

Practise your shaking skills with this top tip!

IRON CHEF – EASY COOKING FOR STUDENTS

This super cool tip from Gareth shows you how easy you can toast your sandwich or fry an egg with a simple iron. Check it out!

HOW TO MAKE SCOTCH EGGS

By now, you’re tummy is probably aching from all those chocolate Easter eggs. Time for a healthy meal! Try out this great Scotch Egg recipe, it only takes 30 minutes and is absolutely delicious.

A STUDENT’S STORY

Naturally, I was a bit nervous when I was heading out to London for the summer; the excitement of a new city certainly overcame that fear, though. One of the things I was anxious about was where I was going to be living for the next 2 months. I had heard other people’s versions of Read more >