Soliciting Flavours

Musings (more like rambling thoughts) of a Cardiff based lawyer obsessed with food and wine

Nailing lunch – Pregos Street Food, Cardiff.

Continuing with my recent theme of hidden gems in Cardiff (see my posts over the last couple of weeks on Calabrisella and Blue Honey Night Café), I have one this week that is … Continue reading

May 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Bang on the money – Blue Honey Night Café, Cardiff City centre.

As with my post last week on Calabrisella, little gems can pop up in the most unexpected of places. Blue Honey Night Café (or is it just “The Night Café” – … Continue reading

May 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

Don’t judge a “libro” by its cover – Calabrisella, Canton, Cardiff

Restaurants come in all shapes and sizes and as a general rule the swankier the exterior and interior the higher the expectations in terms of the food on offer (and … Continue reading

May 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

The “pack” brunch – breakfast/brunch  at Dusty Knuckle, Canton, Cardiff

Sunday mornings for Mrs. SF and I always start off with a long walk (usually in the park) with our dogs. As Mrs. SF also runs a dog sitting and … Continue reading

April 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

The art of the Steak – Casa Rufo,  Bilbao, Spain

After a week of gorging ourselves on pintxos in Donostia San Sebastian and Bilbao, Mrs. SF, my sister, her husband and I fancied something more substantial in the form of … Continue reading

April 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Sit down supper in San Sebastian – Bodegon Alejandro.

Donostia San Sebastian is one of my favourite places in the world. The pintxos culture, where you bar hop from one delicious morsel to another (with very decent and cheap booze) in … Continue reading

April 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Och aye the “veni-moo”! – Mac & Wild, Fitzrovia, London 

The talk of Cardiff recently was the merits of another burger joint, this time Bryon’s, coming to the city centre. Opinion seemed to be divided between “Oh God, not another burger … Continue reading

April 9, 2017 · Leave a comment