Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: Fried chicken

Chocolate orange is not the only sandwich – seven places in Cardiff City Centre┬áto get a proper sarnie

The somewhat unusual title (I know I have form for this) to this post (a bastardisation of “Orange is not the only fruit“) refers to fact that the press were … Continue reading

Apr 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

A very “Malay’d – back” lunch. Wok-ker Shaker, Tudor Street, Cardiff

Malay food is one of my favourite cuisines, with Malaysia being one of my most memorable holiday destinations. Everyone should have Borneo on their holiday bucket list – beguilingly beautiful … Continue reading

Mar 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

Marvelous moules or a load of old boules? The Hashery, Cardiff. UPDATE: Closed April 2018

Belgium is famous for a number of things eating wise (think waffles and french fries to name but two on the food front). When it comes to booze, it is … Continue reading

Jan 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

The King of Cardiff Burgers or a bit of a donkey? Kongs, Cardiff

My “Best of 2016” post suggested that during 2016 I was not overly impressed by the burgers I ate in Cardiff (not many, if truth be told), but working the graveyard shift … Continue reading

Jan 8, 2017 · 10 Comments

Totally “pit” boss – Hangfire Southern Kitchen, Barry, South Wales.

It has taken me an eon it seems to finally get to what is rapidly becoming the “legendary” permanent base in Barry, South Wales of the dynamic duo (already the … Continue reading

Sep 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pretty darn good in my book – Locke & Remedy, Cardiff UPDATED CLOSING 20th MAY 2017

Update : the curse of this building strikes again with this place closing due to non viability. Mystery to me that nice place like this cant survive when piss poor … Continue reading

Oct 25, 2015 · 6 Comments

Totes amazeballs – Burgershack, The Royal Oak, London

I often think that J (my sometime dining companion) speaks an entirely different language to me (her being a tad younger than me – cheeky cow called me a grandpa … Continue reading

Aug 16, 2015 · 2 Comments