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VALENTINE’S RECIPE – ROAST PORK BELLY

Charlotte and Gareth show you how easy it is to make Roast Pork Belly. Will Gareth be able to impress his date?

HOW TO MAKE RED VELVET CAKE

No idea what to get your loved one? Surprise them with your own homemade Red Velvet Cake. It will definitely do the trick! The way to our heart is through our stomach, right? 🙂

HOW TO COOK LAMB KORMA

Gareth thinks we will be making a patriotic dish, however no bangers and mash or fish and chips today. It’s one of England’s favourite food, curry! Check out how simple and easy it is to make this Lamb Korma.

STUDENT COOKING – EASY CHICKEN STIR FRY

Charlotte and Gareth came back from the Stu Festival with some great inspiration. Try this incredibly easy and quick recipe for a chicken stir fry.

EPISODE 3 – HOW TO COOK PESTO RISOTTO

Cooking Pesto Risotto isn’t all that difficult. You only need 5 simple ingredients and you will be dining in no time! Find out what tips Gareth and Charlotte have for you.

HOW TO MEASURE PASTA AND RICE

Charlotte explains how to measure the right amount of rice and pasta, per person, so you don’t waste money by cooking too much.

HOW TO CHOP AN ONION – KITCHEN BASICS FOR BEGINNERS

There are lots of different ways to chop an onion but Charlotte shares her foolproof method here. Even Gareth manages to do it straight away with only minor consequences. 

THE STU FESTIVAL 2013

The Stu hosted their first national student food, drink & lifestyle festival at ULU in London on 26th January 2013.