Soliciting Flavours

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

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A real catch or one to throw back? Seafood Shack, Cardiff. UPDATE – closed until further notice due to a “cyber attack”!? – 30/12/2017

UPDATE : The plot thickens as to the closure of this place based on a recent (17/1/18) BBC article. Despite being on the coast, Cardiff is surprisingly bereft of places specialising … Continue reading

Jul 9, 2017 · 4 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

Jun 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Go, go Godello – Spain’s fast emerging white grape

It has been a while since I have posted on wine, but an interesting fact brought my thoughts to Spanish wines (not that they are ever far from my mind), … Continue reading

Apr 12, 2015 · 6 Comments

BBQ behemoth – my new Nexgrill charcoal grill – Updated June 2015

As regular readers will be aware I have an ongoing fascination with BBQ. I have already got a Pro Q Frontier smoker and have spent many happy hours utilising it … Continue reading

Jul 13, 2014 · 37 Comments

Singing the praises of Sherry – seriously good wines for a song

Sherry has had a somewhat unenviable and entirely mistaken reputation, in the UK at least (the Spanish know better), of being rubbish sweet wine drunk only by old ladies. I … Continue reading

Apr 13, 2014 · 2 Comments