Soliciting Flavours

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

Milk and four sugars – Milk & Sugar/Lleath & Siwgr at Y Hen Lyfrgell, Cardiff City Centre

The four sugars in the title to this post relates to the fact that Cardiff independent, Milk & Sugar, has recently expanded its empire to a fourth location (and not … Continue reading

July 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Worthy of your hard earned dough? The Dough Thrower, Victoria Park, Cardiff.

The Dough Thrower, a new wood fired pizza place opposite Victoria Park, has been a long time coming. I have watched with interest the transformation of the previous incumbent (a … Continue reading

July 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

A real catch or one to throw back? Seafood Shack, Cardiff.

Despite being on the coast, Cardiff is surprisingly bereft of places specialising in seafood. If Cardiff was a Spanish city there would be a myriad of chiringuitos plying their seafood wares down … Continue reading

July 9, 2017 · 3 Comments

Star quality? Restaurant James Sommerin, Penarth.

I am not one to really celebrate my birthdays. The longer in the tooth (feel like I am approaching sabre tooth) I get, the more I tend to want to … Continue reading

July 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Island Dining – Vivo Latino, the Hayes, Cardiff

When you think of islands and Central/South Amercia you would be forgiven for associating the two with Mexico’s Caribbean or  Pacific coast islands, Belize’s barrier islands or perhaps, the even … Continue reading

June 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Nice place for a nice plaice – Rick Stein’s, Porthleven, Cornwall

When it comes to the TV, Rick Stein is one of those people who is seemingly always doing one programme or another (Mexico is his next BBC jolly apparently). Unlike … Continue reading

June 18, 2017 · 5 Comments

Coming up rosés? Rosé wine review

With Summer having official started as of the beginning of June – cue the Sun disappearing and the rain so missing in the Spring returning with avengeance – Mrs.SF and … Continue reading

June 11, 2017 · Leave a comment