Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: Lidl

Iberian imbides – eight alternative summer sundowners

The sundowner is that rather British of drinks, partaken as the sun (that thing we have been seeing unusually often – thankfully – so far this summer) starts to drop … Continue reading

Jul 8, 2018 · 2 Comments

A shining star or black hole? Seren Diemwnt, Llandaff, Cardiff – Updated: Closed September 2019

Llandaff (a suburb of Cardiff, as well as a city in its own right due to it having its own cathedral, where I live) has a quaint high street with … Continue reading

Feb 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Move over “sweetie” – Hungarian Wine review.

At times like this, the only answer is to open a bottle of wine so after somewhat of a hiatus the blog this week looks at wine again. Hungary is … Continue reading

Jun 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

For the last of the summer wines, go green with Vinho Verde – Wine review

With summer (dreadful as it has been) slipping away and the long slog to Christmas (I have already received loads of bumph re Christmas parties – when will we see … Continue reading

Aug 30, 2015 · 7 Comments

Something old, something new but definitely nothing blue – Rieslings from the old and new world

Riesling has to be one of my favourite, if not my favourite, white wine grape. Wines made from this grape range from the voluptuously sweet to the steely dry, as … Continue reading

Jul 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sun, sea and a “Lidl” red wine – red wine review

This post is slightly later that usual and a bit shorter (yes I know it is still quite long, I can’t help myself) as for some reason WordPress decided to … Continue reading

Jun 29, 2014 · Leave a comment